Design means to the shape, pattern, ornament, composition of lines and colors which are basically applied to a product or article which can be seen by our eyes. It does not refer to any method or principles used to create the designs. It can be either two or three dimensional in nature.
Design Registration is a kind of intellectual property. It can be protected from counterfeiting. This property is basically lying under the design act of 2000. It is compulsory because it protects the uniqueness of the design. When the design is registered, copyright is conferred upon the registered design for a period of 10 years.
It is best to file a registration at the earliest to obtain the exclusive rights over the designs. This is because. Those persons who files for the registration of that particular design that will get the right of that particular design.