Notification Regarding Special Drive for Recordal of Post-Registration Changes
in Registered Trademarks- India
The office of the Controller-General of Patents, Design and Trademarks (CGPDTM) has issued yet another notice dated November 26, 2013, in continuance of the Public Notice No. CG/Public Notice/TMR/2013-14//130, dated 20.11.2013, issued by the Registry notifying the initiation of a special drive for disposal of requests filed for recordal of post-registration changes in the registered trademarks.
Main Highlights of the Notice:-
The names of the designated officers authorized to take up particular set of cases on a given day is published.
The designated officers at all the five branches, i.e.
Chennai, shall take up for disposal all requests for recordal of post-registration changes made on forms TM 17, 19, 23, 24, 33, 34, 35, 36, 38, 42, 43 or 50 in the order of the number of registered trademarks.
Where a single request has been filed for more than one registered trademark, the first mark mentioned in the request shall be considered for disposal by the designated officers.
When there is an urgent need or demand in respect of hearing of a case, the scheduled date, or the designated officers and the cases to be taken up by them may be changed with prior intimation to the concerned public.
The said notice can be accessed at: