Friday, April 10, 2020

The Viewpoint – A Stitch in Time saves Nine: Steps to Protect Intellectual Property of Start-Ups Bar & Bench Jul 14, 2019, 11:40 AM IST Meghna Mishra and Arjit Benjamin Start-ups are nowadays being looked at as a catalyst to an economy’s development, as they not only help in augmenting the overall GDP of the country […]

      2019  (77) PTC  379 (DELHI) DELHI HIGH COURT SINGLE BENCH RODERICK JOHN ANDREW MACKENZIE — Appellant Vs. HIMALAYAN HELI SERVICES PVT LTD. — Respondent ( Before : Mukta Gupta, J. ) Civil Suit (Os) No. 205 of 2009, 210 of 2009; Criminal Miscellaneous Appeal No. 5011 of 2009 Decided on : 08-01-2019 Copyright Act, 1957 – Section 15, […]

  Aparna Bhat LITIGATION NEWS Delhi HC directs Chhapaak filmmakers to give credit to lawyer Aparna Bhat in the film Aditi Singh Jan 11, 2020, 12:28 PM IST The Delhi High Court today directed makers of film, Chhapaak to give credit to the acid attack survivor, Laxmi Agarwal’s lawyer, Aparna Bhat, during the screening of the […]

Delhi Court Directs ‘Chhappak’ Makers To Give Credits To Contributions Of Adv Aparna Bhat LIVELAW NEWS NETWORK 9 Jan 2020 1:24 PM A Delhi Court on Thursday directed the makers of film ‘Chhappak’ to show the name of Advocate Aparna Bhat in credits to acknowledge her contributions. Advocate Aparna Bhat was the lawyer of Lakshmi […]

“Chhapaak” Set To Release On January 10 As Bombay HC Refuses Relief To Writer Who Claimed Copyright Infringement By Filmmakers Nitish Kashyap 8 Jan 2020 6:20 PM Deepika Padukone starrer movie “Chhapaak” based on the life of Laxmi Agarwal, an acid attack victim will be released on the scheduled date of January 10 as Bombay […]

Plea To Stay ‘Chhapaak’ Movie: Copyright Can’t Be Claimed On True Events; Meghna Gulzar Tells Bombay HC Nitish Kashyap 8 Jan 2020 10:45 AM Meghna Gulzar, Director of the movie ‘Chhapaak’ filed an affidavit before the Bombay High Court on Tuesday and told the Court that it was a settled law that copyright cannot be […]

Bombay HC restrains Chinese Jewellery Website from using the “ORRA” brand name [Read Order] Omkar Gokhale December 6 2019 The Bombay High Court recently restrained a Chinese website with operations in India from selling jewellery using the brand name ‘ORRA‘. ORRA Fine Jewellery Private Limited (ORRA), promoted by Russell Arun Mehta of Rosy Blue diamonds had moved the High Court seeking restraining orders against a Chinese […]

  (2019) 2 CivCC 42 : (2019) 258 DLT 663 : (2019) 174 DRJ 490 : (2019) 78 PTC 437 DELHI HIGH COURT SINGLE BENCH ACHLA SABHARWAL — Appellant Vs. A. SAPTRISHI FILMS & ORS. — Respondent ( Before : Vinod Goel, J. ) First Appeal From Order Np. 40 of 2017; Civil Miscellaneous No. 2669 of 2017 […]

The Court granted an ex parte interim injunction restraining the Respondents from infringing and passing off the Petitioner’s mark “KITPLY” by using various marks containing “KIT” in respect of furniture. The Court noted that the Petitioner had prima facie substantiated its case, and the Respondents were also infringing the Petitioner’s copyrights and its tagline. ORDER […]

Obligations of Online Intermediaries to act against content infringing Trademark, What Delhi HC held Meera Emmanuel September 7 2019 FacebookTwitterWhatsAppShare0 The Delhi High Court recently had occasion to reiterate the obligations cast on online intermediaries when it comes to acting against online content that infringes intellectual property rights. In this regard, Justice Pratibha M Singh noted that while online intermediaries may not perform […]

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