Baitarni – Got Trademark Registration for both Word and Device Mark
Baitarani, the brand name is owned by Mr. Jajati Kishore Behera the owner of M/S Sai Foods situated at Keonjhar. He started his business with ranges of cereal such as Wheat; Rice Flour; Suji; Maida (Wheat Flour); Besan (gram Flour). His business became popular in Keonjhar as well as all over in Odisha under the brand name ‘Baitarani’. He, then started to spread his business all around India. He has also a logo for his brand name ‘Baitarani’ namely ‘Baitarni Premium Quality’.
Registration of trademark is essential and fruitful, for the owners of a Company, Organisation and Individual to protect their brand name for their goods/services in the competitive market place. Registration helps in creating the brand image of their products or services.
For the owner of a product or service, it is important to protect the brand name to get protection and security in the market place, and also to create an image of the quality of the product and business among the consumers. The products of Baitarani belong to cereals, where there are number of similar products available by various companies and the competition is also high. In such circumstances, Mr. Jajati Kishore Behera felt, it is necessary to protect his mark, ‘Baitarani’ and the logo ‘Baitarani Premium Quality’ through trademark registration, for which he consulted with Lex Protector International Law Office.
Lex Protector, which provides legal service and protection in Intellectual Property Rights, encourages and facilitates owners of trademarks to secure their brand name or logo for their products or services, through registration. Lex Protector helped and assisted him in the registration of the trademark ‘Baitarani’.
First the Trademark professionals of Lex Protector conducted a trademark search to know whether any similar or identical marks exist there for ‘Baitarani’ as well as for the logo ‘Baitarani Premium Quality’. After being satisfied with the trademark search the Trademark Professionals of Lex Protector in behalf of Mr Jajati, filed trademark application for the trademark ‘Baitarani’ (Word Mark) and ‘Baitarani Premium Quality’ (Device Mark) before the Indian Trademark Registry. The trademarks were applied for registration in class 30, as this class concerns with the kinds of foods such as Wheat, Wheat flour, Besan and other types of Cereal Foods.
After filing, no objection was raised by Indian Trademark Registry and the trademark application was published in the trademark journal for opposition by third party. However, no opposition came forward.
As there was no objection and opposition raised for these trademarks, in June, 2017 ‘Baitarani’ and ‘Baitarani Premium Quality’ got registered and trademark registration certificate was issued by the Registry. Upon successful registration now, ‘Baitarani’ brand name has got more protection against infringement by others and also gained more reputation, fame for its products in commerce. Furthermore, the trademark professionals of Lex Protector are always keeping watch on this trademark, to protect it from any future infringement and to keep it safe.