Intellectual Property

how to file a patent in india

How to File a Patent in India?

Isn’t it interesting to know that technological companies create monopoly over their inventions, for instance – Apple’s patent for the safety feature in its AirPods? Many tech companies, specifically technology manufacturing companies apply for patent protection for their products (or features contained therein). In India, the provisions relating to registration and enforcement of patents are …

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types of intellectual property rights in india

Types of Intellectual Property Rights in India

Intellectual property, in basic terms, refers to specific types of intangible assets which have been created (owing to application of one’s mental faculties). The requirements for obtaining registration for intellectual properties may vary as per the type of asset under consideration. The ownership of intellectual property rights affords various rights for protection and commercialization of …

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Delhi High Court directs Telegram to disclose details of its users engaged in Copyright Infringement

The Delhi High Court, in its recent judgment (pronounced on August 30, 2022) by J. Pratibha M. Singh in the case of Neetu Singh & Anr v. Telegram FZ LLC & Ors., CS (Comm) 282/2020 held an Indian Court has the authority to direct an extra territorial service provider (providing services to Indian customers) to …

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How to apply for Copyright in India?

A member of the general public, on any given day, experiences and is around numerous intellectual properties. From the user interface of their mobile phones to the Bluetooth technology in their cars, a billboard with advertisements to a movie at the theatre, all activities involve the production, distribution and commercialization of intellectual property in its …

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Government plans to Introduce Legislation to regulate E-Sports

There is speculation that Government of India is currently in the midst of finalising an extensive framework to regulate and structure the online gaming companies. The draft regulations are expected to be released in the near future, which shall covers aspects of data retention, grievance mechanisms as well as other pertinent issues currently plaguing the …

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RBI’s extends timeline for compliance by Card Issuers in respect of Credit Cards until October 1, 2022

The Reserve Bank of India (“RBI”), on April 21, 2022, had introduced the ‘Master Direction- Debit and Credit Card – Issuance & Conduct Directions, 2022’ (“Master Direction”) which aimed to provide a thorough set of guidelines to card-issuers on issues pertaining to issuing debit and credit cards, co-branded cards, billing, telemarketing, etc. The deadline for …

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