Intellectual Property Rights | Passing Off | Trade Mark

T.V. Venugopal v. Ushodaya Enterprises Ltd. & Anr.

T. V. Venugopal v. Ushodaya Enterprises Ltd. & Anr. (2011) 4 SCC 85 Brief Facts: Ashika Incense Incorporated, a sole proprietor firm of Appellant was established in 1988 at Bangalore dealing in the manufacturing and selling of the incense stick. Appellant in the year 1993 had honestly and bona fidely adopted the trademark “Eenadu” which…

Intellectual Property Rights | Trade Mark

Jagan Nath Prem Nath v. Bhartiya Dhoop Karyalaya

Jagan Nath Prem Nath v. Bhartiya Dhoop Karyalaya AIR 1975 DELHI 149 Facts: The Appellant was the manufacturer and dealer of ‘agarbattis’ under a registered trademark comprising the numerals ‘555’. Respondent was the registered user of trademark ‘Rajkamal’ in respect of agarbattis. The numerals ‘555’ did not appear anywhere in his registered trademark. However, the…