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, untested e-filing system and administrative system

My experience has been a mix of technology and law. So, I take the 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 …

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 …

Whether online selling directories help you, when you are affected by a fraud, or if you have been cheated?

A stereotypic reply you might get from the famous online selling and buying websites and mobile based apps.  Example, olx, quikr or any other website etc. The first problem you might have is that you might not even have an …

The Tamilnadu Societies Registration Act, Membership, Duties and Responsibilities

Some Glimpses of Societies Registration. Tamilnadu Societies Registration Act 1975. Panch Sheel Policy, every society shall adopt the five policies every year. Annual Member List Declaration of functioning Receipts and expenditure account Balance Sheet Auditors report. Crucial items and due …