Monthly Archives: October 2014

Registrar to decide TM amendment applications on case by case basis: DHC

In a very important ruling concerning amendment of trademark applications, the Delhi High Court ruled that the Registrar of trademarks shall decide the applications for amendment on a case by case basis and struck down the office order by Controller … Continue reading

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WTO issues panel report on India’s agricultural import measures

World Trade Organization (“WTO”) issued panel report in the case brought by the United States about “India – Measures concerning the importation of certain agricultural products”. WTO ruled that India’s AI measures are inconsistent with Articles 3.1, 5.1, 5.2, 2.2, … Continue reading

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Procedure to be followed in investigating police encounters: SC

In an attempt to streamline the procedure to be followed in investigating police encounters, the Supreme Court of India has issued the below comprehensive requirements to be followed in cases of death as standard procedure. The Court said “…it would … Continue reading

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Indian Govt makes PIO Card valid for life time

Indian Government has notified that Person of Indian Origin Card (PIO Card) issued to an applicant shall be valid for his life time from the date of its issue provided that such applicant has a valid passport. The notification also … Continue reading

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