Governing Law & Jurisdiction | Intellectual Property Rights | Trade Mark

Allied Blenders & Distillers Pvt. Ltd. v. R.K. Distilleries Pvt. Ltd.

Allied Blenders & Distillers Pvt. Ltd. v. R.K. Distilleries Pvt. Ltd. FAO (OS) No. 251 of 2016 Decided on: 28th February, 2017 Hon’ble High Court of Delhi Brief Facts: Appellant filed a civil suit for infringement of trade mark, passing off and infringement of Copyright claiming to be proprietor of the mark ‘Officer’s Choice’ and…

Intellectual Property Rights | Passing Off

Alfred Dunhill Limited v. Kartar Singh Makkar and Ors.

Alfred Dunhill Limited v. Kartar Singh Makkar and Ors. 1999 (19) PTC 294 (Del) Brief Facts: Plaintiff was a company incorporated under the laws of England and engaged in manufacturing and marketing a wide range of products including textiles under the trademark ‘DUNHILL’. Defendants were also engaged in manufacturing and selling the textile articles under…

Intellectual Property Rights | Trade Mark

Mars Incorporated v. Kumar Krishna Mukherjee & Ors.

Mars Incorporated v. Kumar Krishna Mukherjee & Ors. 2003 (26) PTC 60 (Del) Brief Facts: Plaintiff was the proprietor of the Trademark ‘MARS’, which was registered in India and in as many as 170 countries. It was used in respect of chocolates, confectionery, preserved food products and other foodstuffs in India. Defendants sought to incorporate…