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WIPRO refused injunction on their trademark BOLTS: DHC

The Delhi High Court refused to grant interim injunction in favor of IT giant Wipro’s customer care products arm for the use of the trademark VOLT by food processing company Heinz for glucose based chewy tablets. Plaintiff (Wipro Enterprises Limited) … Continue reading

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Parties not allowed to raise same issue before multiple forums: SC

In an important ruling, the Supreme Court of India clarified that a party seeking revocation of a patent should not be allowed to raise the same issue before different adjudicating forums, and in case of such multiple filings the appropriate … Continue reading

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FIIT JEE restrained from using BRAHMOS: DHC

The Delhi High Court restrained the coaching institute FIIT JEE from using the registered trademark BRAHMOS for the educational services rendered by them. Trademark BRAHMOS is registered in the name of a company held by Defence Research and Development Organization … Continue reading

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NATION TODAY dissimilar to INDIA TODAY: DHC

The Delhi High Court ruled that the proposed use of the trademark “Nation Today’ for a new TV news channel doesn’t amount to infringement of the registered trademark ‘India Today’, and thus refused to grant interim injunction to the plaintiff. … Continue reading

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Delhi High Court accepts ‘Bloomberg’ as well-known trademark

Accepting the cross border reputation of the word ‘Bloomberg’, the Delhi High Court restrianed defendants from infringing Bloomberg’s trademark and passing off their goods and services as that of Bloomberg. Defendants incorporated around 20 companies using the name Bloomberg as … Continue reading

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Revoked patent is not enforceable even though it remains on the Register: DHC

In an important patent law ruling, Delhi High Court held that once a patent has been revoked by an authority and no stay has been granted by the appellate authority, the said revoked patent is not enforceable even though it … Continue reading

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