Design registration can be done with Corpstore Business Solution in Madurai and Karur. We offers you a variety of services to register design. The registration of Design came into force on May 11th May 2001 cancelling the earlier Act of 1911.The Design Rules, 2001 was further amended by Designs Amendment Rules 2008 and Designs Amendment Rules 2014. The last amendment in Designs Rules came into force from 30th December, 2014, which incorporates a new category of applicant as small entity in addition to natural person and other than small entity.
A design registration is used to protect the features of shape, configuration, pattern or ornaments. The design can consist of three-dimensional features, such as the shape or configuration of an article, or of two-dimensional features, such as patterns or ornaments. With a design registration you can protect your product's appearance, but not its function.
A design is nothing but that adds commercial value of a product and increases its marketability. Whenever a design is registered. When a design is protected, the owner of the registered design gets an exclusive rights against those copying the designs. This helps to ensure that the design of the products is exclusive to the owner and the customer can once identify the owner of the designs.
Design registration grants over rights for a period of 15 years from the date of application. The registration is valid for 10 years and it can be renewed for another 5 years.