Legal Question - Patent registration answers and trademark advice from trademark lawyers across the world.Copyright (C) 2008-20095Patent registration<table border="0" width="100%"><tr><td width="42"><a href=""><img src="" border="Question & Answers" /></a></td><td><div><a href="" style="color:#333;"><span style="font-size:14px; font-weight:bold; color:#333;">Patent registration</span></a></div><div style="font-size:11px;"> - &nbsp;<span style="font-size:11px; font-style:italic;">posted on 11/11/2009</span></div><div style="padding-top:6px; font-size:11px;">We want to apply for patent registration of name of our insititue i.e. PRAVARA this is the name of river in our area in ahmednagar district in maharaashtra state in india. We run over 30 instititue on name PRAVARA and this name is having huge market potential for us. and we think that another company /college could make profits from using our name , hence we need protection from a patent. IS it possible to patent the name? &nbsp;&nbsp;<span style="font-size:11px;"><a href="" style="font-style:normal;">Read More <img src="" alt="Answer this question" /></a>&nbsp;&nbsp; <a href="" style="font-style:normal;">Answer <img src="" alt="Answer this question" /></a></span></div></td></tr></table>