Tata Seeks to Stop Nano Copycats

In a move to protect its affordable new brand from imitators, Tata Motors has applied for patent protection for more than 37 inventions linked to the car

Tata Motors has applied for patent protection for over 37 inventions and innovations linked to its high-profile affordable car, Nano, in an aggressive move to protect the brand against imitation in the ultra-competitive car industry. It is also close to filing intellectual property rights (IPRs) claims for Nano in overseas markets, company officials said.

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