Industrial Designs

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

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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.


An owner of the design registers an industrial design or design patent to prevent third parties from making, selling, importing articles embodying the design which is a copy, or substantially a copy, of their unique protected design and to earn royalty.


  • New and original
  • Not published prior in any country
  • Not known publicly in India
  • Significantly distinguishable from known designs or combination of known
  • designs
  • No technical or useful function of a product
  • Finished article appeals to the eye design should be applied to an article by an industrial process doesn’t attract section 4 of design Act,2000.
  • Not contrary to public order or morality
  • Design cannot include trademark, property mark or any artistic rights as defined under the Copyright Act, 1957.


Any person/proprietor of a design

Person includes:

  • Individual
  • FirmPartnership / Corporate Body
  • Legal entity


  1. Search and Analysis
  2. Industrial Design  Filing and Registration
  3. Handling Objections/Office Actions/Examination Reports
  4. Design Patent  Renewals/MaintenancePortfolio Management.

We at IPR Studio are well equipped to assist all aspect of design application for filing in India.

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