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Courts can interfere in arbitration proceedings: CHC

The Calcutta High Court recently ruled that there is no blanket ban on courts to pass orders in arbitration proceedings in the interest of justice. The High Court was dealing with the issue of granting injunction against an arbitration proceeding. … Continue reading

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Cipla restrained to make generic COPD drug: DHC

The Delhi High Court restrained domestic pharma company Cipla from producing and marketing a generic version of Novartis drug ‘Onbrez’ used for treating Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Novartis sued Cipla for infringement of its Indian patents for drug ‘Onbrez’ containing Indacaterol … Continue reading

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Glenmark restrained from producing anti-diabetic drug: DHC

The Delhi High Court restrained Glenmark Pharmaceuticals from producing and marketing a generic version of Merck’s drug ‘Januvia’ used for treating diabetes. Merck sued Glenmark for infringement of its Indian patent for ‘Januvia’ and ‘Janumet’. Glenmark was selling the generic version … Continue reading

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Court may refuse to grant injunction in TM infringement case: BHC

The Bombay High Court recently ruled that a court can go into the question of the validity of the registration of the plaintiff’s trade mark at an interlocutory stage and may refuse to grant an injunction when the defendant takes … Continue reading

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Copyright Misuse not a defence: DHC

The Delhi High Court held that the defense of “copyright misuse” is not available neither in a suit for permanent injunction from infringing the copyright of the plaintiffs nor to an action for damages for infringement of copyright. Refusing to … Continue reading

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DHC restrains Indian Co from using trademark GROUPON

Accepting the trans-border reputation of the trademark GROUPON, the Delhi High restrained an Indian company from using the trademark in relation to their business of offering discount coupons for products and services and any deceptive variation thereof. Plaintiff Groupon, a … Continue reading

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WWE refused injunction: DHC

The Delhi High Court refused to grant permanent injunction on an intellectual property infringement suit filed by World Wrestling Entertainment by holding that the latter is not ‘carrying on business’ within the jurisdiction of the Court. World Wrestling Entertainment alleged … Continue reading

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