Copyright Infringement

Intellectual property right is a legal right that is given to a particular person for a specified period of time to protect their original work from the unauthorized use from any third party. Copyright Copyright is a type of Intellectual Property that is given to the owner of the original work or creator, which gives […]

Copyright Infringement

Copyright Copyright is the Intellectual Property rights that are given to authors of original creators of work, which gives them exclusive right to reproduce and distribute the copyrighted work. Copyright subsists in following original works- Literary works Dramatic works Musical works Artistic work Cinematographic work Sound recording Copyright basically protects two types of rights i.e. […]

Indian Law and Well Known Trademark

What is a well known Trademark? As per Trademarks Rule, 2017, a new procedure has been introduced by the Trademark registry which allows Trademark registrar to proclaim a particular trademark as “Well Known”. Section 2 (1)(zg) of the Trademarks Act, 1999 defines Well known Trademarks and states that well known trademark is a mark which […]

Stay with me:The Saga Section 124 and IPAB

When we talk about section 124 of Trade Marks Act, 1999, it is considered to be the most controversial section of Trademarks Act in today’s time. Courts across the country have had a go at the interpretation of stay of proceedings where the validity of the registration of Trademark is questioned. When the supreme court […]

Consensual cohabitation between Two Adults of same Sex not Illegal; They have a right to Live together even outside the wedlock: Uttarakhand HC

Uttarakhand High court recently gave its judgement with respect to the rights of adult homosexual couples to choose their life partners and to live with each other, without any pressure from their parents and society. “Consesual cohabitation between two adults of the same sex cannot in our understanding be illegal far or lessa  crime because […]