Brief Order A Must For ‘Advertisement Before Acceptance’ of Trademark

Brief Facts of the case In this case the Petitioner i.e. Mr. Jai Bhagwan Gupta who owns the Trademark “Jeera Pujari (Word mark)” and “Jai Pujari Brand (label mark)” and have been duly renewed by the petitioner. Later on he came to know that despite Petitioner’s already registered mark, trademark registry has advertised the respondent’s […]

“Image Trademark”- The Evolving Concept in IPR Jurisprudence

Introduction First time in India the concept of Image Trademark has been used by the Trademark of Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL). They obtained Trademarks for Taj Mahal palace Hotel and Tower Wing Exterior (Image) on 19th June, 2016. IHCL was able to secure a trademark for the hotel’s unique architectural design consisting of a […]

Protect your Intellectual Property with the help of a Trademark Attorney

Introduction Trademark distinguishes one’s goods/marks from those of others and it represents your business globally and will help you to identify the source of a particular goods or services which is provided to the customer by the owner of the business entity and thus it needs a special concern and safety from illegal parties. It […]

Arun Chopra Vs Kaka-Da-Dhaba Pvt. Ltd. & Ors.

Choosing the brand name is the most crucial step. As per trademark law, the mark must be distinctive from those of others and should not be generic. The distinctiveness requirement of a trademark has been subject of legal disputes on multiple occasions, especially when manufacturers have sought to use common or generic words in their […]

How Trademark Can Work as assets for MSMEs

The Government of India supportive policies and various reliefs for MSMEs makes trademarks because they are the most vital IP asset for MSMEs as they now stand an opportunity to form their mark even more extensively and literally. MSMEs do understand trademarks, but their understanding on brand and therefore the importance of protecting it with […]