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Copyright owner in sound recordings can file suit for copyright infringement: DHC

The Delhi High Court recently clarified that an owner of the copyright work in the sound recordings can file suit alleging copyright infringement and claim damages even though the owner is not a copyright society. After going through the relevant … Continue reading

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Agent must disclose agency while granting copyright license: BHC

In an important ruling, the Bombay High court held that an authorized agent issuing license on behalf of a copyright owner must disclose the factum of agency so that the licensee knows that it has a valid license from the … Continue reading

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No interim injunction against Bollywood movie “Department”: DHC

Delhi High Court refused to grant interim injunction against the defendants, makers of the movie Bollywood movie ‘Department’, for using the catch words of the song ‘Thodi Si Jo Pee Li Hai’ from earlier film ‘Manak Halal’ in their movie. … Continue reading

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