Trademark is used to symbolize a company name, brand name, logo or any symbol, name which identifies one’s business. Trademark also means a design, image, tagline, trade dress or the combination of these elements. In India the Trademark registration assumed its unique importance in all sectors of business only after the Trade Marks Act, 1999 was enacted.
All sectors of business both Manufacturers and service providers were included under the purview of Trademark Classification. In order to protect a brand for a longer time trademark registration is mandatorily required.