Understanding Trademark Registration
Thousands of applications are filed each day before the Trademark Registry. The Indian Trademark Search Engine trademarKing.in has compiled complete list of trademark status and their explanation which will help you understand your trademark application better.
Your trademark has been registered successfully.
Published in the Indian Trademark gazette without user evidence.
Published in the Indian Trademark gazette with user evidence.
Application has been objected by Registry and awaiting reply to examination report.
Trademark not prosecuted. (Sometimes even refusal is posted as Abandoned)
Translation or Transliteration or minor issues in the trademark application for which Amendment form has to be filed.
Application is refused due to non-distinctiveness or other grounds of refusal.
Application has not received any fees.
Application have been withdrawn by the applicant himself.
Application has been sent back to section to properly data entry or digitize the application.
Application is awaited to be scrutinized by the Examiner of Trademarks.
Advertised before Acceptance and published in Journal
International Trademark Application under pending process
Rectification petition filed to registered trademark by 3rd party to remove as registered trademark.
New application filed Physically before the Registry Office and still not digitised.
New Application filed Physically before the Registry Office and still not digitised.
Trademark accepted to be published in the trademark gazette without evidence
If Application contains logo or figurative elements then it's data has to be sorted as per Vienna codification.
Application has been accepted or other comments from the examiner of trademarks.
Trademark has been cancelled.
Accepted with user proof and evidence.
International Trademark Application has been cancelled.
International trademark application has been registered in India.
Registered Application has been removed for non-renewal.
Appeal pending before the IPAB on order of the examiner.
Opposition filed by the 3rd Party has been dismissed.
Review petition filed after an order is passed by the Registry.
Application in dispute before court
Application has been stayed by IPAB or Indian Court.
Opposition by 3rd Party has been withdrawn.
Advertised in Trademark Journal
Opposition cannot be filed further due to 4 month time limit.
Application set to be re-advertised after opposition dismissed.
Hearing have been posted on another date.
Opposition has not been prosecuted.
Application has been posted for hearing.
Application hearing date has been fixed.
Application order date has been fixed.
After filing amendments to application it will has to been marked for exam.
Trademark Application allowed to be published in Trademark Gazette.