SC REFUSES TO PASS ANY ‘GENERAL DIRECTIONS’ TO RELEASE PRISONERS IN ORDER TO DECONGEST JAILS AMID COVID-19

The Supreme Court on Friday has refused to issue general directions to release undertrial prisoners due to COVID-19 stating that it is an issue to be considered by the Jurisdictional high courts. A three-judge Bench of Chief Justice SA Bobde, Justice AS Bopanna and Justice Hrishikesh Roy made these observations while hearing PIL by activist … Continue reading SC REFUSES TO PASS ANY ‘GENERAL DIRECTIONS’ TO RELEASE PRISONERS IN ORDER TO DECONGEST JAILS AMID COVID-19

ANTI-DUMPING DUTY IS IMPOSED BY INDIA ON MALAYSIAN CALCULATORS FOR 5 YEARS

Anti- Dumping duty is imposed on those foreign imports who are believed to be priced below fair market value. Calculators from Malaysia are now imposed for the same.After the investigation by Directorate General of Trade Remedies ( DGTR), it is proved that the product from that country has been exported to India below it's Normal … Continue reading ANTI-DUMPING DUTY IS IMPOSED BY INDIA ON MALAYSIAN CALCULATORS FOR 5 YEARS

HC OF UTTARAKHAND ISSUES NOTICE TO ITS TOURISM MINISTER SEEKING IT’S RESPONSE AS TO VIOLATION OF QUARANTINE ORDER.

A PIL was recently filed in Uttarakhand HC drawing the Court's attention to the violation of quarantine order by the Tourism Minister Satpal Maharaj. The PIL stated that the Tourism Minister has been attending meetings with cabinet ministers and secretaries without disclosing the fact that his wife recently tested positive for COVID '19.The Petitioner further … Continue reading HC OF UTTARAKHAND ISSUES NOTICE TO ITS TOURISM MINISTER SEEKING IT’S RESPONSE AS TO VIOLATION OF QUARANTINE ORDER.

IBC ORDINANCE 2020: SUSPENSION OF INSOLVENCY PROCEEDINGS FOR 6 MONTHS

The ordinance issued today effective immediately, suspends initiation of any fresh proceedings om insolvency for period of 6months, this ordinance acts as a shield to the companies. Section 7, 8 and 9 of IBC 2016 provides for insolvency filing by financial creditor, operational creditor and cooperate debtor. But The ordinance titled Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code … Continue reading IBC ORDINANCE 2020: SUSPENSION OF INSOLVENCY PROCEEDINGS FOR 6 MONTHS

Plea by Three Saudi Nationals(Related to Tablighi Jamaat), to get Quarantined in Hyatt Hotel allowed by Delhi HC

An application has been filed by three persons, namely Mr. Al Arfaj Mohammed Fahad, Mr. Al Harbi Sand Nassar M and Mr, Al Hindi Salman Mohammed, who are Saudi Nationals, related to the Tablighi Jamaat event who had moved a plea before the court, to get quarantined in the Hyatt Hotel of Delhi. The Division … Continue reading Plea by Three Saudi Nationals(Related to Tablighi Jamaat), to get Quarantined in Hyatt Hotel allowed by Delhi HC

Yahoo! Inc. vs. Akash Arora & Anr

INTRODUCTION The Yahoo! Inc., the plaintiff in this case is a well-known American web service provider known in the world for providing web-based services. Akash Arora, the defendant in this case began to provide his web-based services by using a trademark that was phonetically similar to that of the plaintiffs. This case is a landmark … Continue reading Yahoo! Inc. vs. Akash Arora & Anr

Crocs Inc. USA v. Bata India Ltd and Ors.

Introduction Hundreds and Thousands of cases are filed in courts for Intellectual Property and mainly on industrial design.  Industrial design or design patent is a type of intellectual property right that give exclusive right to the owner of the article to sell and protect the design. All these are embodied in Design Act of 2000 … Continue reading Crocs Inc. USA v. Bata India Ltd and Ors.