Trademark is a sign, symbol or mark used to differentiate between the goods sold by two or more manufacturers. A trademark protects your company’s identifying marks so that no other company can use them. The manufacture of goods and services are grouped into different classes. Each class requires a different registration.
Trademark is segregated in 45 different classes according to the NICE classification which is also known as International Certification of Goods and Services. Among those 45 classes, 34 classes come under Goods section and 11 classes come under Services section. Each class shows a specific category of Goods and Services.
Trademark Class 27 covers current floor covering carpets, rugs, mats and matting, linoleum and other materials; non-textile wall hanging. This class includes mainly products intended to be added as furnishings to previously constructed floors and walls.
Types of goods come under Trademark Class 27:
- Diverse Floor Coverings, such as Carpets, Rugs, Mats, and Matting
- Diverse Coverings for Walls and Ceilings
- Various Non-textile Wall Hangings
- Vehicles Coverings and Mats
- All sorts of artificial Ground Coverings
- Various Artificial Ground Coverings
Types of goods that do not come under Trademark Class 27:
- Wooden flooring
List of Good under Trademark Class 27:
- artificial turf
- bath mats
- carpet underlay
- carpets for automobiles / automobile carpets
- carpets / rugs*
- decorative wall hangings, not of textile
- door mats
- floor coverings
- gymnastic mats / gymnasium mats
- mats of woven rope for ski slopes
- non-slip mats
- reed mats
- textile wallpaper
- vinyl floor coverings
Note: This Post was last updated on June 23, 2021
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