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Yes, there is an opposition system for third parties wherein within three months after the publication of the mark in the Trade Marks Journal and from the date of publication (the same being extendable by another one month). Soon after the receipt of Notice of Opposition, the Applicant for Registration must file Counter Statement against Opposition. There after, the Opponent will be allowed to file Evidence in Support of Opposition. The Applicant would also be given an opportunity to rebut the Evidence filed by the Opponent. If the Applicant fails to lodge the Counter Statement against the Opposition, then the Application will be deemed to be abandoned.

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