Monthly Archives: March 2014

US SC lays framework on party’s standing to sue for false advertisement under Lanham Act

The United States Supreme Court clarified that the appropriate analytical framework for determining a party’s standing to maintain an action for false advertising under the Lanham Act extends to those who fall with­in the ‘zone of interests’ protected by that … Continue reading

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Law Commission to define what constitutes hate speech: SC

Refusing to entertain a writ petition that seeks to remedy the concerns that have arisen because of “hate speeches” in the country, a Large Bench of the Supreme Court of India, however, referred to the Law Commission the issues pertaining … Continue reading

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No similarity b/t PERNOD RICARD and domestic spirit maker labels: DHC

The Delhi High Court ruled that there is no similarity between the labels of world renowned French wines & spirit maker PERNOD RICARD and domestic Real Group of Companies; and thus vacated the stay granted by single judge of the … Continue reading

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Whistleblower protections apply to law firms: SCOTUS

Can whistleblower protections apply to law firms? SCOTUS says yes in case involving mutual fund http://goo.gl/gB0ZME

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‘Upskirt’ Photos are Not Illegal: Massachusetts High Court

‘Upskirt’ Photos are Not Illegal, Mass. High Court Rules http://goo.gl/3uPE9b

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