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How is a trademark designated in India? When can the TM and ™ insignia / symbols be used?

A trademark can be designated by the following symbols:

An unregistered trademark in India can be depicted by the symbol TM or

The proprietor of a registered trademark can use the symbol ┬« in India in respect of those goods / services for which the mark has been registered. Using the symbol ┬« unless the mark has been registered in India is unlawful. Using symbol TM or ™ with trademark simply means that one claims to be the proprietor of the trademark. There is no prohibition on the use of the symbol TM or ™ in India.

The aforementioned symbols can be placed at any place in the trademark so long as it depicts true and correct registration of the trademark.

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