The Designs (Amendment) Rules,2008
In rule 14 ofthe principal rules,-
(a) in sub-rule (1), after the word “representation”, the words “including computer graphics” shall be inserted.
(b) for sub-rule (3) the following sub-rule shall be substituted,-“Each representation of the design whether to be applied to a single article or to a set, shall be on durable paper of A4 size (210 mm x 296.9 mm) (and not on cardboard) and shall appear on one side only of the paper. The figure.or figures shall be placed in an upright position on the sheet in size in which the details are clearly visible. When more figures than one are shown, these shall, where possible, be on one or more sheets, and each shall be designated (e.g., perspective view; front perspective view; front view, side view)” etc.
(c) in sub-rule (7), figures and words “5 by 4 inches or” shall be omitted.
(d) after sub-rule (8) the following sub-rules shall be inserted, namely:-
“(9) Photographs shall be pasted on the representation sheets firmly only with the help of strong adhesive, not by any other means including stapler pin and cellotape.
(10) Where photographs are used in the representation sheets, one of the four copies of the representation sheets shall not be covered with cellophane/tracing papers, or any other papers.”