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Infringement suit be filed at plaintiff’s principal/registered place: DHC

The Delhi High Court clarified that the plaintiff cannot file a trademark infringement suit at far flung places under the guise that it is carrying on business there when their principal office is situated in some other place. The Court … Continue reading

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Physical office required for ‘carries on business’: DHC

The Delhi High Court recently narrowed the scope of the expression ‘carries on business’ and thus held that an Indian company cannot be regarded as carrying on business in Delhi if it neither has a principal office, head office, registered … Continue reading

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Principal Civil or High Court in State is ‘court’ under Arbitration Act: SC

A Large Bench of the Supreme Court of India clarified that only the Principal Civil Court of original jurisdiction in a district or a High Court having original civil jurisdiction in the State can be termed as “court” for the … Continue reading

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High Court not a ‘District Court’ under Sec 44A CPC: DHC

In an important ruling regarding execution of foreign decrees from reciprocating countries, the Delhi High Court held that it is not vested with the jurisdiction to entertain such execution petitions as the Court is not a ‘District Court’ under Section … Continue reading

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Amount deposited in a decree to be adjusted first towards interest: SC

A Large Bench of the Supreme Court of India clarified that the amount deposited by the judgment debtor in a decree is to be adjusted first towards interest and not towards principal decretal amount. Going through a plethora of its … Continue reading

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