Category: Indian Design Act,2000

An industrial design right is an intellectual property right that protects the visual design of ... with the Designing and Printing of Linen Act and have expanded from there. Registering for an industrial design right is related to granting a patent.

Industrial Designs

An industrial design is the ornamental or aesthetic aspect of an article. It includes:

  • outer appearance / aesthetic aspects applied to the product
  • two-dimensional features, such as patterns, lines or color
  • three-dimensional features such as the shape of an article.

Depending on the particular national law and the kind of design, industrial design is registered and protected under industrial design law as a “registered design” or under patent law as “design patents or under copyright law.

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