An application for registration of a trademark in India may be filed by any person claiming to be the proprietor or owner of a mark for those goods and services for which he is using or intends to use the mark. Such persons includes:-
- Limited or Private Limited Company
- Partnership Firms
- Sole Proprietor
- Joint Individuals or Companies
- Other Legal Entities
At the time of filing the application the proprietor must either be using the mark or have an intention to use the mark in the future.