Trademark Rules 2017 Continued

Re-classification of Goods in Respect of Existing Registration Re-classification in respect of existing registration.- (1) On the amendment in international classification of goods and services (NICE Classification), the registered proprietor  of a trademark may apply to the Registrar in Form …

TM Rules 2017 determination of Well-Known Trademark

Determining Indian Well-Known marks status seems like a conflict against international IP policies. In Indian Trademark Registry, well-known marks were publicly listed  in the website. But, they were only based on the Court Judgement, supported by  the extract of sentences …

New Trademark Rules 2017, half-baked e-filing system and administrative system

My experience has been a mix of technology and law. So, I take privilege to comment on the new trademark rules 2017. The recent change in Trademark Rules 2017 and e-filing system is unclear and lacks the touch of professional …

Infringement of unregistered copyright.

Action on unregistered Copyright Infringement.  An interesting article from  Adam source: http://www.legalmatch.com/law-library/article/unregistered-copyrights.html Once a work is “fixed” in a “tangible medium of expression,” it is automatically protected by copyright. Registration is not necessary to receive copyright protection. An unregistered copyright …

Whatsapp and Facebook is not good for emotional societies – I am banning it

I do agree the facebook and whatsapp have dominated the hands and minds of billions, of course helped their founders to earn billions. As a user, I appreciate the technology used and interface and liberty to practice own journalism and …

Apple’s Mac and iPhone products, out of warranty and unfair trade practice in India!

Even now, I am a fan of Steve Jobs, his innovative jobs, especially the interface of applications and software operating systems are fabulous, which actually defined Apple Inc’s steady growth over the decades. May be my perception is wrong, but recently I …