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Characteristics and Qualities of Perfect Trademark

Corporate Law : Learn about the characteristics and qualities of a perfect trademark, including uniqueness, ease of pronunciation, memorability, a...

April 10, 2024 510 Views 0 comment Print

Understanding Genericide and Its Impact on Trademarks

Corporate Law : Learn about genericide in trademarks, its impact, and strategies to prevent it. Get expert legal advice from Compliance Calendar t...

April 2, 2024 276 Views 0 comment Print

Trademark Fashion Statements: Cultural Significance of Fashion Items & Accessories

Corporate Law : Explore the cultural significance of fashion items and accessories and the role of trademarks in safeguarding brand identity in th...

March 26, 2024 270 Views 0 comment Print

Trademark Disputes and Alternative Dispute Resolution 

Corporate Law : Discover how to navigate trademark disputes in India with alternative dispute resolution methods. Learn about ADR benefits and its...

March 18, 2024 633 Views 0 comment Print

Transfer or Assignment of Trademark

Corporate Law : Discover the process and types of trademark assignment. Learn about procedures, required documents, and benefits for a smooth tran...

March 18, 2024 327 Views 0 comment Print


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Company Secretaries in Practice can act as IPR/Trade Marks agent: ICSI

CA, CS, CMA : Company Secretaries in Practice are allowed to be registered as Trade Marks Agent under Rule 144 of the Trade Marks Rules, 2017, r...

May 18, 2023 3462 Views 0 comment Print

Rajasthan High Court Restrains Bureau of Indian Standard from interfering use of Trade Mark by Cement Company

Corporate Law : A writ petition is filed before Hon’ble Rajasthan High Court, Jodhpur while challenging the Circular dated 28.08.2020 being issu...

May 18, 2021 777 Views 0 comment Print

India, Denmark sign MoU on Intellectual Property cooperation

Corporate Law : The Union Cabinet in its meeting dated 15.09.2020 gave the approval for signing the MoU with Denmark in the field of IP Cooperatio...

September 26, 2020 378 Views 0 comment Print

Brief steps/stages for granting a trademark

Corporate Law : A trademark application is processed in accordance with The Trade Marks Act, 1999 and The Trade Marks Rules, 2017. 1. Application ...

September 22, 2020 585 Views 0 comment Print

ICAI Advisory on unauthorised use of Trademark ‘ICAI’

CA, CS, CMA : Mark 'ICAI' which is the acronym of the Institute has acquired a distinctive character and as it exclusively considered to be asso...

May 31, 2020 3069 Views 1 comment Print


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Trademark Disputes: Shyam Sel and Power Limited vs. Shyam Steel Industries Limited – A Case Study

Corporate Law : Dive into the Supreme Courts judgment in Shyam Sel & Power Ltd vs Shyam Steel Industries Ltd case regarding trademark infringement...

April 2, 2024 81 Views 0 comment Print

NCLAT Rules NCLT Can Decide Trademark Issues in IBC Cases

Corporate Law : Gloster Cables claims ownership of the GLOSTER trademark in a dispute with Fort Gloster during insolvency proceedings. Learn about...

March 3, 2024 246 Views 0 comment Print

Delhi HC Awards ₹12 Lakhs in Castrol vs. ‘Newcast Roi Racing’ Trademark Infringement Case

Income Tax : Explore the Delhi High Court's landmark judgment awarding ₹12 lakhs to Castrol in a deceptive trademark case against 'Newcast Ro...

February 26, 2024 408 Views 0 comment Print

Theobroma vs. Theos: Delhi High Court Resolves Bakery Trademark Battle

Corporate Law : The Delhi High Court settles the trademark dispute between Theobroma Foods Pvt. Ltd. and Theos Food Pvt. Ltd. Read the full judgme...

October 22, 2023 912 Views 0 comment Print

Bombay High Court’s Landmark Ruling on Trademark Use in Meta-Tags

Corporate Law : Discover groundbreaking People Interactive v. Gaurav Jerry case where Bombay High Court deems trademark use in meta-tags illegal, ...

October 4, 2023 7695 Views 0 comment Print


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Draft Trade Marks (1st Amendment) Rules, 2024

Corporate Law : Explore the proposed Trade Marks (1st Amendment) Rules, 2024 by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry. Learn about adjudication pr...

January 2, 2024 1314 Views 0 comment Print

Comments invited for declaring two or more prime constituents of commodity on front side of package with Brand Name/ Logo

Corporate Law : The common or generic names of the commodity contained in the package and in case of packages with more than one product, the name...

August 16, 2022 513 Views 0 comment Print

Guidelines for submission of Cash/Non-Cash documents at Trade Marks Registry

Corporate Law : It has been brought to the notice of the under signed that the documents submitted at the counter of the Trade Marks Registry, Mum...

January 9, 2020 570 Views 0 comment Print

All about Trade Mark and Trade Mark Application in India

Corporate Law : A registered trademarks agent may apply in Form TM-G for alteration of his name, address of the place of residence, address of the...

March 6, 2017 12837 Views 0 comment Print

Process for trademarks made fully automated

Corporate Law : The process relating to generation & issuance of registration certificates for applications made for registration of trademarks ha...

July 28, 2016 19154 Views 0 comment Print


Theobroma vs. Theos: Delhi High Court Resolves Bakery Trademark Battle

October 22, 2023 912 Views 0 comment Print

The Delhi High Court settles the trademark dispute between Theobroma Foods Pvt. Ltd. and Theos Food Pvt. Ltd. Read the full judgment and analysis.

Bombay High Court’s Landmark Ruling on Trademark Use in Meta-Tags

October 4, 2023 7695 Views 0 comment Print

Discover groundbreaking People Interactive v. Gaurav Jerry case where Bombay High Court deems trademark use in meta-tags illegal, protecting brand integrity.

Use of third party trademark as meta-tags amounts to infringement

October 4, 2023 1044 Views 0 comment Print

Explore Kapil Wadhwa vs. Samsung Electronics case, a Delhi High Court landmark decision on using third-party trademarks in meta-tags. Learn about its legal implications

Is It Permissible to Use Third Party Trademark as Meta-Tags?

September 23, 2023 4914 Views 0 comment Print

Explore legal implications of using third-party trademarks as meta-tags in online advertising, including court rulings and trademark infringement cases.

Comparison of Rival marks has to be done as a whole and could not be dissected under Trademarks Act

September 14, 2023 1950 Views 0 comment Print

In present facts of the case, the Hon’ble High Court while considering the application under Trademarks Act have observed that it is well settled that a composite trademark is not to be dissected to determine whether there is any deceptive similarity with the impugned trademark and comparison has to be by taking the rival marks as a whole.

Likelihood of confusion among public essential for refusal of Trademark Registration U/s. 11

September 11, 2023 3177 Views 0 comment Print

The Hon’ble High Court observed that for refusal of Registration under Section 11 of the Trademarks Act, it would have to be shown that the marks themselves are confusingly similar to each other, and that, owing to the similarity in the marks and the goods and services which they cover, there is a likelihood of confusion among the public, or a likelihood of the public believing the existence of an association between the marks.

Comprehensive Guide to Intellectual Property Rights with Real Life Examples

August 16, 2023 2046 Views 1 comment Print

Explore the comprehensive guide to Intellectual Property rights, including real-life examples of trademarks, patents, copyrights, and trade secrets. Learn how these intangible assets protect innovations, creativity, and the competitive edge of businesses in the global market.

Artificial Intelligence Vs. Trademark: Balancing Innovation & Brand Protection

July 13, 2023 1020 Views 0 comment Print

In the rapidly evolving landscape of technology and intellectual property, artificial intelligence (AI) has emerged as a powerful tool with significant implications for trademark law.

Protecting Trademarks in India: Objection & Opposition under TM Act, 1999

July 9, 2023 318 Views 0 comment Print

The Trade Marks Act, 1999 provides a robust legal framework for the protection and registration of trademarks. One crucial aspect of this legislation is the provision for objections and oppositions, which allow interested parties to raise concerns and challenge the registration of a trademark.

Trademark Registration – Protect Your Brand with Simple Steps

June 29, 2023 678 Views 0 comment Print

Safeguard your brand with trademark registration – learn its importance, what constitutes a trademark, and the step-by-step procedure. Discover the significance of the ® symbol, and follow the process to secure legal protection for your brand identity.