Trademark Class 16: Paper, Books and Stationery

  • Paper, cardboard and goods made from these materials, not included in other classes; printed matter
  • bookbinding material; photographs; stationery
  • adhesives for stationery or household purposes; artists’ materials
  • paint brushes
  • typewriters and office requisites (except furniture); instructional and teaching material (except apparatus)
  • plastic materials for packaging (not included in other classes); printers’ type
  • printing blocks.

Explanatory Note: Class 16 includes mainly paper, goods made from that material and office requisites.

This Class includes, in particular:

  • paper knives;

  • duplicators;

  • plastic sheets, sacks and bags for wrapping and

This Class does not include, in particular:

  • certain goods made of paper and cardboard (consult the Alphabetical List of Goods);

  • colours (Cl. 2);

  • hand tools for artists (for example, spatulas, sculptors’ chisels) (Cl. 8).


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S. No.Address plates for addressing machines
1Address stamps
2Addressing machines
3Adhesive bands for stationery or household purposes
4Adhesive tape dispensers [office requisites]
5Adhesive tapes for stationery or household purposes
6Adhesives [glues] for stationery or household purposes
7Advertisement boards of paper or cardboard
8Albums Almanacs
9Announcement cards [stationery]
11Aquaria (Indoor --- )
12Aquarium hoods
13Architects’ models
14Arithmetical tables
15Artists’ watercolor [watercolour] saucers
17Babies’ diapers of paper and cellulose [disposable]
18Babies’ napkin-pants [diaper-pants] of paper and cellulose [disposable]
19Babies’ napkins of paper and cellulose [disposable]
20Bags (Conical paper --- )
21Bags [envelopes, pouches] of paper or plastics, for packaging
22Bags for microwave cooking
23Bags (Garbage --- ) of paper or ofplastics
24Balls for ball-point pens
25Bibs of paper
26Binders (Loose-leaf --- )
27Binding strips [bookbinding]
28Biological samples for use in microscopy [teaching material]
29Blackboards Blotters Blueprints
30Bookbinding apparatus and machines [office equipment]
31 Bookbinding cloth Bookbinding cords Bookbinding material Bookbindings Bookends
32Booklets Bookmarkers
34Bottle envelopes of cardboard or paper
35Bottle wrappers of cardboard or paper
36Bows (Paper --- ) Boxes for pens
37Boxes of cardboard or paper
38Bubble packs (Plastic --- ) [forwrapping or packaging]
39Cabinets for stationery [office requisites]
40Calculating tables
42Canvas for painting
43Carbon paper
44Cardboard * Cardboard articles Cardboard tubes Cards *
45Cases for stamps [seals]
47Chalk for lithography Chalk holders
48Chalk (Marking --- ) Chaplets Charcoal pencils
49Chart pointers, non-electronic
51Checkbooks [cheque books] (Holders for --- )
52Chromolithographs [chromos]
54Cigar bands
56Clips for offices
57Cloth for bookbinding
58Coasters of paper Coffee filters (Paper --- )
59Comic books
60Compasses for drawing
61Composing frames [printing] Composing sticks
62Computer printers (Inking ribbons for --- )
63Computer programmes (Paper tapes and cards for the recordal of --- )
64Copying paper [stationery] Cords for bookbinding
65Correcting fluids [office requisites] Correcting ink [heliography]
66Covers of paper for flower pots
67Covers [stationery]
68Cream containers of paper
69Credit card imprinters, non-electric
70Cutters (Paper --- ) [office requisites]
73Diaper-pants (Babies’ --- ) of paper and cellulose [disposable]
74Diapers (Babies’ --- ) of paper and cellulose [disposable]
75Dispensers (Adhesive tape --- ) [office requisites]
76Document files [stationery]
77Document laminators for office use
78Drawer liners of paper [perfumed or not]
79Drawing boards Drawing instruments Drawing materials Drawing pads Drawing pens Drawing pins Drawing sets Drawing squares
80Drawing T-squares Duplicators
81Duplicators (Inking sheets for --- )
82Easels (Painters’ --- )
83Elastic bands for offices
84Electrocardiograph paper
86Embroidery designs [patterns]
87Engraving plates
89Envelope sealing machines, for offices
90Envelopes [stationery]
91Erasers (Writing board --- ) Erasing products
92Erasing shields
93Etching needles Etchings
94Fabrics for bookbinding Face towels of paper
95Figurines [statuettes] of papier mâché
96Files [office requisites]
97Film (Plastic cling --- ) extensible, for palletization
98Filter paper
99Filtering materials [paper]
100Filters (Paper coffee --- )
101Finger-stalls [office requisites]
102Flags [of paper]
103Flower-pot covers of paper Folders for papers
104 Folders [stationery] Forms [printed]
105Fountain pens
106Franking machines [stamping machines]
107French curves
108Galley racks [printing]
109Garbage bags [of paper or of plastics]
110Geographical maps Globes (Terrestrial --- )
111Glue for stationery or household purposes
112Gluten [glue] for stationery or household purposes
113Graining combs Graphic prints
114Graphic representations Graphic reproductions
115Greeting cards
116Gummed cloth for stationery purposes
117Gummed tape [stationery]
118Gums [adhesives] for stationery or household purposes
119Hand labelling appliances
120Handbooks [manuals]
121Handkerchiefs of paper
122Hand-rests for painters
123Handwriting specimens for copying
124Hat boxes of cardboard Hectographs
125Histological sections for teaching purposes
126Holders for checkbooks [cheque books]
127Holders for stamps [seals] Holders (Passport --- )
128House painters’ rollers Hygienic paper
129Imprinters (Credit card --- ), non- electric
130Index cards [stationery] Indexes
131Indian inks Indoor aquaria
132Indoor terrariums [vivariums] Ink *
133Ink sticks
134Ink stones [ink reservoirs] Inking pads
135Inking ribbons
136Inking ribbons for computer printers
137Inking sheets for document reproducing machines
138Inking sheets for duplicators Inkstands
140Isinglass for stationery or household purposes
141Jackets for papers
142Jacquard looms (Perforated cards for --- )
143Knives (Paper --- ) [office requisites] Labels, not of textile
144Laminators (Document --- ) for office use
145Ledgers [books] Letter trays Letters [type]
146Lithographic stones Lithographic works of art Lithographs
147Loose-leaf binders
148Luminous paper
149Magazines [periodicals]
150Manifolds [stationery]
151Manuals [handbooks]
152Maps (Geographical --- )
153Marking chalk
154Mats for beer glasses
155Microwave cooking (Bags for --- )
156Mimeograph apparatus and machines
157Modelling clay Modelling materials Modelling paste
158Modelling wax, not for dental purposes
159Models (Architects’ --- )
160Moisteners for gummed surfaces [office requisites]
161Moisteners [office requisites]
162Mounting photographs (Apparatus for --- )
163Musical greeting cards
164Napkin-pants (Babies’ --- ) of paper and cellulose [disposable]
165Napkins of paper and cellulose (Babies’ --- ) [disposable]
166Napkins of paper for removing make-up
167Napkins of paper (Table --- )
169Newspapers Nibs
170Nibs of gold Note books
171Numbering apparatus Numbers [type]
172Obliterating stamps
173Office perforators
174Office requisites, except furniture Oleographs
175Packaging material made of starches
176Packing paper
177Pads [stationery] Pads (Writing --- )
178Paint boxes [articles for use in school] 
179Paintbrushes Painters’ brushes Painters’ easels
180Paintings [pictures] framed or unframed
181Palettes for painters
183Pantographs [drawing instruments] Paper *
184Paper bows Paper clasps
185Paper (Electro-cardiograph --- )
186Paper for recording machines
187Paper knives [cutters] [officerequisites]
188 Paper ribbons
189Paper sheets [stationery] Paper shredders [for office use]
190Paper tapes and cards for the recordal of computer programmes
191Paper (Waxed --- ) Paper-clips Paperweights
192Papier mâché Parchment paper
193Passport holders
194Pastels [crayons]
195Pastes for stationery or household purposes
196Patterns for dressmaking Patterns for making clothes Pen cases
197Pen clips Pen wipers
198Pencil holders Pencil lead holders Pencil leads
199Pencil sharpeners [electric or non- electric]
200Pencil sharpening machines [electric or non-electric]
201Pencils Penholders
202Pens [office requisites]
203Perforated cards for Jacquard looms
206Photograph stands
208Photographs (Apparatus for mounting --- )
210Placards of paper or cardboard
211Place mats of paper
213Plastic cling film, extensible, for palletization
214Plastic film for wrapping Plastics for modelling 
215Plates for addressing machines (Address --- )
216Pointers (Chart --- ), non-electronic Portraits
217Postage stamps Postcards Posters
218Printed matter Printed publications Printed timetables
219Printers’ blankets, not of textile Printers’ reglets
220Printing blocks
221Printing sets, portable [office requisites]
222Printing type Prints [engravings]
224Publications (Printed --- )
225Punches [office requisites]
226Radiograms (Paper for --- )
227Reproductions (Graphic --- )
228Ribbons (Paper --- )
229Rollers for typewriters Rollers (House painters’ --- )
231Rubber erasers Rulers (Drawing --- ) Rulers (Square --- )
232Saucers (Watercolor [watercolour] --- ) for artists
233School supplies [stationery] Scrapbooks
234Scrapers [erasers] for offices Sealing compounds for stationery purposes
235Sealing machines for offices Sealing stamps
236Sealing wafers Sealing wax Seals [stamps]
237Self-adhesive tapes for stationery or household purposes
238Sheets of reclaimed cellulose for wrapping
239Shields (Erasing --- )
240Shields [paper seals]
241Signboards of paper or cardboard
242Silver paper
243Slate pencils Song books
244Spools for inking ribbons
245Square rulers
246Squares (Drawing --- )
247Stamp pads
248Stamp stands Stamps (Address --- )
249Stamps [seals]
250Stamps [seals] (Cases for --- ) 
251Stands for pens and pencils
252Staples for offices
253Stapling presses [office requisites]
254Starch paste [adhesive] for stationery or household purposes
255Starches (Packaging material made of --- )
257Stationery (Cabinets for --- ) [office requisites]
258Steatite [tailor’s chalk] Steel letters
259Steel pens Stencil cases Stencil plates Stencils
260Stencils [stationery]
261Stickers [stationery]
262Stones (Lithographic --- )
263Table cloths of paper
264Table linen of paper
265Table mats of paper
266Table napkins of paper
267Tables (Arithmetical --- )
268Tables (Calculating --- )
269Tags for index cards
270Tailors’ chalk
271Tanks [indoor aquaria]
272Teaching materials [except apparatus]
273Tear-off calendars
274Terrariums (Indoor --- ) [vivariums] Terrestrial globes
275Thumbtacks Tickets
276Timetables (Printed --- )
277Tissues of paper for removing make-up
278Toilet paper
279Towels of paper
280Tracing cloth
281Tracing needles for drawing purposes
282Tracing paper Tracing patterns
283Transfers [decalcomanias]
284Transparencies [stationery]
285Trays for sorting and counting money
286T-squares (Drawing --- )
287Tubes (Cardboard --- )
288Type [numerals and letters] Typewriter keys
289Typewriter ribbons
290Typewriters [electric or non-electric]
291Vignetting apparatus
292Viscose sheets for wrapping
293Watercolor saucers (Artists’ --- ) Watercolors [paintings] 
294Watercolour saucers (Artists’ --- ) Watercolours [paintings]
295Wax (Sealing --- ) Waxed paper
296Wood pulp board [stationery]
297Wood pulp paper
298Wrappers [stationery]
299Wrapping paper
300Wristbands for the retention of writing instruments
301Writing board erasers
302Writing brushes Writing cases [sets]
303Writing cases [stationery]
304Writing chalk
305Writing instruments Writing materials
306Writing or drawing books
307Writing pads
308Writing paper Writing slates Writing tablets
309 Xuan paper [for Chinese painting and calligraphy]