Industrial Designs are exclusive rights granted under Malaysia Industrial Designs Act 1996. An industrial design is the overall appearance of an article or a product. The design may consist of three dimension features such as the shape and configuration of an article, or two dimension features, such as pattern and ornamentation.
One Global IP provide professional advice to local and foreign owners of industrial designs on industrial design protection, and handle the filing and prosecution of industrial design applications on their behalf on a day-to-day basis which follow under under Malaysia Industrial Designs Act 1996. We take it a step further by working closely with clients and effectively advising them on the areas of infringement of designs, licensing and cross-licensing their creative or innovative designs and more, to ensure each step they take is relevant to their business activities.
To secure a filing date the following information is required:
The following information can be filed later:
The process is illustrated by the flowchart on the right. Click on the flowchart for clearer picture of the process.