Infringement of ‘HARRY POTTER’ – Delhi High Court rules in favor of Warner Bros Entertainment INC

Warner Bros Entertainment INC secured ex-parte ad interim injunction against Mr. Ishant Kashiwal trading as Hogwarts Cafe for infringement of their well-known trademark HOGWARTS and HARRY POTTER...
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Calcutta High Court safeguards misuse of IIHM acronyms, rules in favor of Salt Lake Society for Hotel Management

Calcutta High Court safeguards misuse of IIHM acronyms and rules in favor of Salt Lake Society for Hotel Management in trademark infringement and passing off case....
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The future of Copyright societies in India

Copyright societies are vital to protect and enhance the copyrights of owners and authors of creative work, and helps them to keep their work under better vigilance and track the use of their work. These societies are more efficient in granting licenses, collecting fees, and tracking any wrongful use of an original work....
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Copyright And Fair-Use In India During Covid-19

A balance needs to be maintained between educational fair-use exceptions and the rights of copyright owners. While we adapt to our new normal, questions about how copyright law relates to online education have arisen. The use of copyrighted material for educational purposes is exempted under Sections 52(1)(h) through Section 52(1)(j), which is decided on the purpose and manner of the use of the co...
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