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A design registration provides protection for the appearance of either a 2 or 3 dimensional articles. A design is a reference to the overall visual appearance of a product. The use of creative and innovative designs is an important part of the creation of a new product to the extent that the use of an eye- appealing.

However, a design registration does not provide protection for the function of an article and, if functional protection is required, this can only be achieved using the patent process. AETAS provides a team of qualified IP experts that have the experience to help its clients to successfully protect their designs.

We offer a wide range of design registration services including filing registered design applications in Malaysia and overseas, prosecution of designs applications, advising our clients on design, design watches, novelty and infringement searches.

*Example of product design