Intellectual Property Rights | Trade Mark

Express Bottlers Services Private Ltd. v. Pepsico Inc. and Ors.

Express Bottlers Services Private Ltd. v. Pepsico Inc. and Ors. 1989 (9) PTC 14 (Calcutta) Brief Facts: Respondent No. 1, Pepsico Inc., was a company incorporated under the appropriate laws of Delaware, in the United States of America and was the registered proprietor of the marks, “Pepsi Cola” “Pepsi” and “Pepsico”. Petitioner claimed to be…

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Fedders Lloyd Corporation Ltd. v. Fedders Corporation

Fedders Lloyd Corporation Ltd. v. Fedders Corporation 2005 (30) PTC 353 (Del-DB) Facts: Under an agreement entered into between ‘Fedders Quiogan Corporation’ (the Respondent) and the then partnership firm, ‘M/s Llyod Electric and Engineering Company’, on 21st May 1956, a license to deal in air conditioners was granted to the latter for 5 years under…

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American Home Products Corporation v. Mac Laboratories Pvt. Ltd. and Anr.

American Home Products Corporation v. Mac Laboratories Pvt. Ltd. and Anr. 1986 (6) PTC 71(SC) Brief Facts: American Home Products Corporation (Appellant), was an American multi-national corporation dealing in the manufacture of pharmaceuticals. Geoffrey Manners & Co. Ltd. (“the Indian Company”) was a company registered as a public limited company in India. In 1956 the…