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Coronavirus Outbreak: KVIC serves legal notices to business firms, claims damages for selling PPE kits using its brand name
Business

Coronavirus Outbreak: KVIC serves legal notices to business firms, claims damages for selling PPE kits using its brand name

KVIC maintains that it has, so far, not launched any PPE kits in the market. The kits developed by KVIC made of khadi fabric are at a testing stage.

Greta Thunberg seeks to trademark hers, Fridays For Future name, sets up new foundation
science

Greta Thunberg seeks to trademark hers, Fridays For Future name, sets up new foundation

She said foundation’s aim “will be to promote ecological, climatic and social sustainability as well as mental health."

Asus ZenFone case: Delhi HC banning use of 'Zen' is correct, as trademark for Zen branded phones belongs to Telecare Network
India

Asus ZenFone case: Delhi HC banning use of 'Zen' is correct, as trademark for Zen branded phones belongs to Telecare Network

Telecare Network used the Zen trademark since 2008, while Asus started using an identical/deceptively similar mark ZenFone from 2014.

Indian start-up resists Boston firm's bid to trademark 'digital vaccines'
World

Indian start-up resists Boston firm's bid to trademark 'digital vaccines'

The world’s digital vaccine market, conservatively valued at ~$10 billion, is bracing for a classic David versus Goliath battle at the US Patent and Trademark Office. An Indian start up is resisting a bid by a Boston based biotech firm which has filed for the 'digital vaccines' trademark and many leading researchers from America's most reputed institutions are backing the Indian start up's case to keep 'digital vaccines' in the scientific realm.

Trademark debate: The conflict between Paytm, India Post shows why everything can't have copyright
India

Trademark debate: The conflict between Paytm, India Post shows why everything can't have copyright

According to trademark law, generic names (common names, dictionary words, descriptive words) are not protected as trademarks. An example of a generic name is ‘rice’- an individual/company can register the brand name used for selling rice (such as ‘India Gate’ or ‘Daawat’) but not the word ‘rice’ itself.

Granting trademark over buildings like Mumbai's Taj Mahal Palace violates citizen's right to cultural heritage
Mumbai

Granting trademark over buildings like Mumbai's Taj Mahal Palace violates citizen's right to cultural heritage

Trademarks over buildings such as Mumbai's iconic Taj Mahal Palace Hotel should not be granted by the Indian Trademark Office as it would unfairly restrict the right of the public to their cultural heritage

Ivanka Trump's brand wins Chinese trademarks after taking office; critics point conflict of interest
World

Ivanka Trump's brand wins Chinese trademarks after taking office; critics point conflict of interest

China has granted provisional approval for four Ivanka Trump trademarks, with 14 applications filed around the time she took on an official White House role

Startup Series: Founder conflicts and key asset ownership
News & Analysis

Startup Series: Founder conflicts and key asset ownership

One of the most common disagreements arise from the ownership of things that founders may bring to the potluck called the startup.

Arnab Goswami vs Times Now: Nation wants to know whether you can own catchphrases? You can't
India

Arnab Goswami vs Times Now: Nation wants to know whether you can own catchphrases? You can't

Arnab Goswami has recently been threatened with legal action by Times Now over the use of the phrase, '"nation wants to know". Times Now, where Goswami worked in the capacity of the editor-in-chief, has asked the journalist not to use the phrase on his upcoming news channel Republic TV, which is expected to be launched shortly.

Moto Z and MotoMods Accessories leak
News & Analysis

Moto Z and MotoMods Accessories leak

Press renders of the rumoured Moto Z, rebranded from Moto X has been leaked by the popular source of all the leaks, Evan Blass yesterday.

Mind it! Thalaiva blocks 'Main hoon Rajnikanth' for mocking him
Life

Mind it! Thalaiva blocks 'Main hoon Rajnikanth' for mocking him

The court said available material placed before the court and arguments of Rajinikanth's counsel showed that film degrades the reputation of a popular cine field personality.<br />

Govt launches new payment gateway for e-filing of intellectual property
Economy

Govt launches new payment gateway for e-filing of intellectual property

The comprehensive e-filing facility covering all forms was made available earlier by Intellectual Property Office (IPO) for patents and trademarks.

Samsung to appeal decision in Apple patent case
News & Analysis

Samsung to appeal decision in Apple patent case

Samsung Electronics, the world's largest smartphone maker, said Friday that it is planning to appeal against a US jury's order to pay Apple $290 million in damages.

Samsung to appeal decision in Apple patent case
Tech

Samsung to appeal decision in Apple patent case

Samsung Electronics, the world's largest smartphone maker, said Friday that it is planning to appeal against a US jury's order to pay Apple $290 million in damages.

Second day of deliberations over Samsung's dues to Apple ends
Tech

Second day of deliberations over Samsung's dues to Apple ends

Silicon Valley jurors are still deciding how much Samsung Electronics owes Apple for copying key features of the iPhone and iPad

Second day of deliberations over Samsung's dues to Apple ends
News & Analysis

Second day of deliberations over Samsung's dues to Apple ends

Silicon Valley jurors are still deciding how much Samsung Electronics owes Apple for copying key features of the iPhone and iPad

KitKat trademark: Can you imagine a cuboid ladoo?
Life

KitKat trademark: Can you imagine a cuboid ladoo?

No confectionery manufacturer can manufacture and sell chocolates in the shape of the KitKat ‘four-fingered’ bar. Fortunes must have been lost by so many Indian confectioners and chefs for not having foresight similar to Nestle.

Facebook updates user agreement; to copyright 'Book'
News & Analysis

Facebook updates user agreement; to copyright &#039;Book&#039;

Facebook, according to their new user agreement will now come down strictly on those who are found using terms, ...

Company claiming iPad trademark sues Apple in US
News & Analysis

Company claiming iPad trademark sues Apple in US

Apple Inc is facing yet another challenge to its use of the iPad trademark in China - this time in a court in California.