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FTC allowed to serve documents to defendants via ’email’ and ‘facebook’ under Hague Convention

A Federal District Court in New York recently allowed Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) to serve (documents other than Summons and Complaint) defendants in India through alternative means namely ’email’ and ‘facebook’ in a case alleging that defendants operated a scheme … Continue reading

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McDonalds ‘Soft Serve’ is an ice-cream: SC

Is McDonalds ‘soft serve’ an ice-cream? The Supreme Court of India answered in affirmative. The Court ruled that that ‘soft serve’ (vanila cone or softy) marketed by McDonalds is to be classified under Excise Tariff sub-heading 2105.00 as “ice-cream” and … Continue reading

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