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Origin and Development of Designs Act, 2000

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This paper deals with one of the prominent legislation related to IPR , the Designs Act of 2000. Designs act was enacted to protect and safeguard the original industrial designs which are a...

What Is A Letter Trademark?

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This article deals with the Trade Marks, comprised of Letters. Though normally trademarks are comprised of device, colour combination, letters, image etc. However there may be cases where the T...

Summoning of Registrar of Trademark To Prove Trademark Registration

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In a Civil Suit proceeding pertaining to Intellectual Property Right in India, when ever matter is listed before the Joint Registrar or Court for purpose of evidence of the parties, there is no...

Software patentability in India and other countries

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Patenting software is a hotly debated topic in the current intellectual property (IP) context because of the expanding nature of software industry which has caused difficulty in classifying as ...

Contrast between Sec.47 and Sec.99 of - The Patents Act,1970

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Analyzing the contrast between Sec.47 and Sec.99 of - The Patents Act,1970 Section 99 defines what constitutes “use of an invention for the purposes of government” according to which, an i...

Sui-Dhaaga Changing Landscape of Intellectual Property in Indian textile and ...

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Sui-Dhaaga and the changing landscape of Intellectual property in Indian textile and fashion industry The Indian fashion Industry and Bollywood live in symbiotic relationship with each other and...

Plagiarism end of the Road?

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The most common key that we use or strike our mind , if we ask to do or plan to write an article Crtl A and Crtl C without realizing the consequences soon to face by the doer. The Indian Copyrigh...

Arbitration And Intellectual Property Rights

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In the most basic language, arbitration means a non judicial process for settlement of disputes where there is an independent party i.e. the third party known as an arbitrator who makes decisions...

Software Inventions and Indian Patent Ecosystem

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It is an indisputable fact that IT sector and software industry are the biggest contributors to India’s economic growth in recent times. The predominant role of these two core job providing sec...

Protection of Trade Secrets Under Indian Law

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As a signatory of the Agreement on Trade Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPs), India is obligated to protect undisclosed information.(1) However, since Member States are allo...