Yes, there is a list of marks which are not registerable as trade marks in India. Some of them are:
- Trade marks that are likely to hurt religious sentiments of any community;
- Trade marks that comprises of any scandalous or obscene matter;
- Trade marks, the use of which is prohibited under the Emblems and Names (Prevention of Improper Use)Act, 1950, e.g. the Red Cross, the National Emblem, Republic etc.