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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...

Arbitrating Patent Disputes

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Growing reliance on technology as a means of procurement of goods and services has requisitioned the need for patent protection from threat of possible infringement. Redressing infringement of ...

Legal Vehicles for the Commercialization of Intellectual Property Rights

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This article explains how the owner may commercialize their intellectual property rights by sale or assignment or by entering into various contractual relationships like licensing.IPR play a fu...

Shield of IPR around IPL

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Shield of IPR around IPLSports has been there since the beginning of the civilised society, but it is only now that sports are given such importance on a massive scale.It is seen across the glo...

Trademark Opposition Under New Trademark Rule, 2017

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What is a Trademark (TM) Opposition? A Trademark Opposition is an administrative proceeding before the Registrar of the trademark, wherein one party seeks to prevent another from registering a ...

Registering Trademark Under new Trademark Rules, 2017

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How to file a Trademark Application in India What is a trademark? A trademark is a distinctive mark in the form of the word, symbol, name, sound, numerals, wrapper, packaging labels, taglin...

Case Note on Vega Auto Accessories (P) Ltd. v. S.K. Jain Bros. Helmet (I) Pvt

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Vega Auto Accessories (P) Ltd. V. S.K. Jain Bros. Helmet (I) Pvt. Citation: CS(COMM) 837/2017 Judgment: In favour of the plaintiff Coram: Justice Rajiv Sahai Endlaw Facts: The plaintiff has ...

Case Note on M/s Crocs Inc. USA v. M/s Liberty Shoes

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M/S Crocs Inc. Usa V. M/S Liberty Shoes Limited Citation: CS (COMM) No. 772/2016 - Judgment: In favour of Liberty Shoes Ltd. - Coram: Hon’ble Justice Valmiki J. Mehta Facts: Crocs USA file...

Impact of Intellectual Property Rights on Disembodied Knowledge Trade With Re...

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1. Knowledge In Technology Transfer In a globalised world, countries need not depend only upon their own resources to acquire the technologies they need for production. The other resources inc...