Common Law Search – The objective of Common Law Search is to find out if anyone is using the trademark in a particular jurisdiction. This is comprehensive trademark search which involves analysis of various databases including those of Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Trademark Registry and other relevant regulatory bodies. The search is also done on business portals, media portals, business directories etc. The Common Law Search in India should always be done before launching a new brand in the country. It is also useful if you want to know details of all the parties who are using your trademark or any other mark deceptively similar thereto.