Amitabh Bachchan sends Legal Notice to AAP Leader Kumar Vishvas over Copyright Infringement
Kumar Vishvas the controversial AAP party leader was once against in the centre of controversy when he used a poem by the erstwhile notable poet Harivansh Rai Bachan in one of his segments.
THE NATION WANTS TO KNOW: CAN CATCH PHRASES BE TRADEMARKED??
Trademark, The Nation wants to know
A huge debate has risen over the phrase: “The Nation Wants to Know”. This also happens to be Arnab Goswami’s catchphrase which he popularised by repeating the words unequivocally during his News Hour debates on Times Now....
The Trademark of Taj Palace Hotel, Mumbai: A restriction on individual rights?
Trademark, Taj Palace Hotel
One June 19, 2017, the Taj Palace Hotel, Mumbai became the first building in India to get a trademark registered for its distinct architecture. The red-tiled Florentine gothic structure has embraced the city of Mumbai since...
PATTERN ON A SAREE, NOW A TRADEMARK!!!
Trademark, Saree, Mother Teresa
After Taj Mahal Palace acquiring an Image Trademark, now symbolic blue striped white cotton sari worn by Mother Teresa has been trademarked by the Missionaries of Charity. The use of the trademark makes the pattern prohibited...
Have a Start-up? Why You Need To Protect Your Intellectual Property
Having a startup?
Now that you have finally decided to take the plunge and go forward with your million dollar idea, the next step that you need to take is to protect your Intellectual Property. Intellectual Property (IP) is intangible and...
INDIAN LAW ON INTERMEDIARY LIABILITY: UNANSWERED QUESTIONS
The Information Technology Act, 2000 (hereinafter the IT Act, 2000) read with the Information Technology (Intermediaries guidelines) Rules, 2011 govern the liabilities of an intermediary. The said Act and the allied Rules...