Q. Consider the following statements:
1.Trademarks protect original works of authorship such as writings whereas copyright protects scientific creations.
2.A registered trademark refers to a federal and legal registration of the trademark.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: B
Notes:

Explanation –

Statement 1 is incorrect. A patent protects new inventions, processes, or scientific creations, a trademark protects brands, logos, and slogans, and a copyright protects original works of authorship.

Statement 2 is correct. With a registration, a trademark is protected against another company’s use of the name or image A registered trademark refers to a federal and legal registration of the mark.

Source: The Hindu