It can be a logo, design, wordmark or expression which gives identification to your products or services. Trademark is the form of assets but in the form intangible. The owner of the trademark can take legal actions against trademark violation.
Symbols of Trademark:
“TM” means a mark for goods is an unregistered trademark.
“SM” means a mark for service is an unregistered service.
“R” means the mark is a registered trademark.
Documents requirement: *
POA (power of attorney).
MSME certificate (if applicable).
Copy of PAN card of the applicant.
Copy of aadhaar card.
Affidavit (if prior right claimed).
Description of products and services.
* The above list is inclusive, additional documents can also be required.
Advantages of Trademark registration:
It provides confidenceto the business owner.
It prevents the occurrence of being using your brand name.
It helps in increasing the monetary value of your business.