Department of Patent Designs and Trademark initiated a online filing facility for users who wish to apply for Trademark , Patent. Controller General for Patent Designs and Trademark mandate Digital Signature Certificate to file Trademerk / Patent application filing by an individual. Any Individual person / Org can apply for patent/ trademark online with Class 3 Digital Signature Certificate-Signing Only.
Class 3 Digital Signature Certificate is the highest level of digital signature in ways of security. Class 3 Digital Signature Certificates ensures secure transactions, transparency. Class 3 Digital Signature come in two validity, 1 Years and 2 Years. As per Information Technology Act, Digital Signature Certificate (DSC) for Individuals , Companies and Orgnizations is mandatory to take part or who wish to take part in e-Tendering , e-Procurement , e-Ticketing , IPO, Patent, Trademark filing process on various websites in India.