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Power of patent revocation discretionary u/S 64(1): DHC

The Delhi High Court recently ruled that the power of the Controller of Patents to revoke a patent under Section 64(1) of the Indian Patents Act, 1970 (“Act”) is discretionary and such revocation is not automatic. The Court said, “….. … Continue reading

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Deceased Settlor’s estate can’t be assessed in a discretionary trust: SC

The Supreme Court of India recently held that in a discretionary trust where the trustee has retained the income and not disbursed it amongst  the beneficiaries, the value of assets cannot be assessed on the estate of the deceased settlor. “Merely … Continue reading

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