A right of property and false representation – trademark registration

A right of property and false representation: The right of property that may be acquired in a trademark is based on the proved association in the market of the device, name, sign, symbol or other means in question with the goods of the plaintiff, so that the use by the defendant on such goods of the trademark will amount whether the defendant intends it or knows it or not to the false representation that the goods are manufactured or put…

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No action for infringement of unregistered geographical indication

No action for infringement of unregistered geographical indication:   No person shall be entitled to institute any proceeding to prevent or to recover damages for, the infringement of an unregistered geographical indication. It would not be deemed to affect the rights of action which is against any person for passing off goods as the goods of another person or the remedies with respect thereof. In the case of an unregistered geographical indication, sub-section(1) enacts that no person shall be entitled…

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Punishment for fraudulent activities in a company

Punishment for fraud: Not having prejudice to any liability which includes the repayment of any debt under this act or any other law for the time being in force, any person who founds to be guilty of fraud, would be punishable with the imprisonment for a term which should not be less than six months but that may extend to ten years and shall be liable to a fine amount which shall not be less than the amount involved in…

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Important things to consider about copyright registration in cbe

Copyright registration in Coimbatore Author, an individual human being, is the first owner of work under section 17: Section 2, 17, 18, 19, 45, 63, 64 – Author, an individual human being, is the first owner of work under section 17- There can be joint authors if all contribute for the creation of work. Partnership act provisions cannot be read into the provisions of copyright act- Works are not yet created – it should be properly identified to be covered…

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Trademark Rectification or Correction – Trademark Registration in Cbe

Trademark Rectification/correction: Trademark application correction requires for a lot of reasons like an error occurred in the time of data entry or filing the trademark application. The correction of any errors in the trademark application can be made and it is permitted by the trademarks act 1999 and rules 2002. Here, we are going to look at the procedure for filing a trademark application, amendment or correction. Form 16: The applicant who has been filed for trademark registration application can…

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