Intellectual Property Rights | Passing Off | Trade Mark

Shaw Wallace & Co. Ltd. and Anr. v.Superior Industries Ltd.

Shaw Wallace & Co. Ltd. and Anr. v.Superior Industries Ltd. 2003 (27) PTC 63 (DEL) Facts: Plaintiff was in the business of manufacturing alcoholic beverages for the last 100 years. He had been selling alcoholic beverages under various distinctive trademarks such as Royal Challenge, Haywards 5000, Haywards 2000 etc. Defendant was also in the business…

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…