Any person claiming to be the owner of the trademark can apply for trademark registration procedure in India including an
- legal entity
The application for Trademark registration can be filed within few days and you can start using “TM” symbol. And the time required for trademark registry to complete formalities is 18 to 24 months. You may use the ® (Registered symbol) next to your trademark once your trademark is registered and registration certificate is issued. Once registered, a trademark is valid for 10 years from the date of filing, which can be renewed time to time.