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EFFECTS OF NON-USE AND RECTIFICATION OFTRADE MARKS The use of the trademark by illegal method or unlawful method by displaying it in market dealing is known as trademark infringement. If there is an infringement of the trademark, the registered proprietor of the said registered mark can initiate lawful action and if the said mark is […]

SECTION 47 AND SECTION 57

• DIFFERNENCE BETWEEN PROVISIONS OF SECTION 47 AND SECTION 57 The provisions mentioned under Section 47 are independent provisions that are not related to another proceeding. Whereas for the Application filed under Section 57 of the Act, it is not required to prove the provisions of clause(a) and clause(b) of Section 47 of the Act. […]

COPYRIGHT REGISTRATION

COPYRIGHT REGISTRATION Copyright is a legal concept that gives creators of original works exclusive rights to use, reproduce, and distribute their work for a certain period. WHAT IS COPYRIGHT REGISTRATION PROCESS ? Original works of authorship, such as books, plays, music, artwork, and some other types of intellectual property, are protected by copyright laws. It gives […]

Long-drawn DU Photocopy Case Comes To An Abrupt End

Long-drawn DU Photocopy Case Comes To An Abrupt End To the surprise and to the delight of many of those following the DU photocopy case, on March 9, 2017 the publishers filed for withdrawal of the copyright infringement suit filed against Rameshwari Photocopy shop and Delhi University and released a statement that they would not […]

Changes in IP System in India

WELCOME CHANGES TO THE IP SYSTEM IN INDIA The Government of India’s push towards a digital economy has been embraced wholeheartedly by the Office of the Controller General of Patents, Designs & Trade Marks (CGPDTM) which has taken several progressive steps to implement the objectives of National IPR Policy launched by the Government of India […]

Cost on Habitual Offenders

Cost on Habitual Offenders A suit was filed in the Bombay High Court in August, 2018 by Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd. against Curetech Skincare and Galpha Laboratories alleging infringement of their trade mark and trade dress of their product “CANDID B” by using the trade mark “CLODID B”. While going through the proceedings and in the […]

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