Tag Archives: goodwill

Toyota loses trademark rights to Prius: SC

The Supreme Court of India recently clarified that for a trademark to be considered as well-known in India, the proprietor must establish that the trademark has acquired a substantial goodwill in relation to the goods in Indian market. Japanese car … Continue reading

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Lupin restrained to use LUCYNTA: DHC

The Delhi High Court restrained Lupin pharma from using the trademark LUCYNTA or any other trademark deceptively similar to Plaintiff trademark NUCYNTA in respect of pharmaceutical and medicinal preparation. US major pharmaceutical company Johnson & Johnson (Plaintiff) alleged that Lupin … Continue reading

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ZARA has trans-border reputation: DHC

The Delhi High Court restrained a domestic hotel and hospitality service provider from using the word ZARA or any other word deceptively similar to the Plaintiff’s trademark ZARA in relation to the restaurant services provided by them. Spanish fashion and … Continue reading

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Know-how, business contacts, business information, etc. intangible assets under Section 32(1)(ii) Income Tax act: ITAT

Delhi High Court ruled that Income Tax Appellate Tribunal erred in law in holding that know-how, business contacts, business information, etc. acquired as part of the slump sale described as “goodwill” were not entitled for depreciation under Section 32(1)(ii) of … Continue reading

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