Customs & Border Control Measures

Joachim & Janson

As per THE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS (IMPORTED GOODS) ENFORCEMENT RULES, 2007 a rightful owner of intellectual property is entitled to apply to Customs Authority for restricting entry of counterfeiting or infringing goods into the territory of India by way of recording and registering their IP rights with the Indian Customs. Procedure is simple, less expensive and quick. It could help in averting unnecessary litigation.