Design | Intellectual Property Rights | Passing Off | Uncategorized

Carlsberg Breweries A/S v. Som Distilleries and Breweries Ltd.

2019 (77) PTC 1 (Del) Brief Facts The present suit sought for the reliefs of infringement of design and a decree for injunction against passing off. By an order dated 02.05.2017, the Learned Single Judge referred the following  question to a Five judge bench of the Hon’ble High Court of Delhi: “whether the decision in…

Design | Intellectual Property Rights | Intermediaries/ISPs | Technology Law | Uncategorized

Kent RO Systems Ltd. and Ors. v. Amit Kotak and Ors.

Kent RO Systems Ltd. and Ors. v. Amit Kotak and Ors. 2017 (69) PTC 551 (Del) In this case, Plaintiff wanted the Hon’ble Court to hold that once the Plaintiff has lodged a Complaint before the Defendant No. 2 (Intermediary under the IT Act, 2000) with respect to the offending prouduct of the sellers, the…

Copyright | Design | Intellectual Property Rights | Trade Mark

Midas Hygiene Industries Pvt. Ltd. v. Sudhir Bhatia

Midas Hygiene Industries Pvt. Ltd. v. Sudhir Bhatia In the High Court of Delhi, at New Delhi RFA No. 239, 240 and 241 of 2011 Date of decision: 04.11.2015 Brief facts: • The Respondent had filed an application before the Copyright Board under Section 50 of the Copyright Act, 1957 seeking cancellation of Copyright Registration…

Design | Intellectual Property Rights

Godrej Sara Lee Limited v. Reckitt Benckiser Australia Pvt. Ltd. and Anr.

Godrej Sara Lee Limited v. Reckitt Benckiser Australia Pvt. Ltd. and Anr. (2010) 2 SCC 535 Two Appeals were filed before the Delhi High Court, against order passed by the Controller of Designs, Kolkata, cancelling two registered designs under Section 19(1) of the Designs Act, 2000. The question for determination before the High Court was…

Copyright | Design | Intellectual Property Rights

Kiran Shoes Manufacturers v. Registrar of Copyrights & Anr.

Kiran Shoes Manufacturers v. Registrar of Copyrights & Anr. 2013 (54) PTC 386 (Del.) (DB) Decided on: 24.02.2012 Kiran Shoes Manufacturers (Appellant) filed an appeal against the order of the Copyright Board whereby the Copyright Registration of the Appellant was expunged/cancelled under Section 50 of the Copyright Act. The appellant is a Nepal based registered…