Introduction Intellectual Property Rights and Competition Law have been described as contradictory aspects. The origination of the former can be seen as to promote innovative monopolies whilst the latter one was incorporated to restrict them. However, this is not the … Continue reading The Phantasm of Reasonability under Competition Act – Is 3(5) serving its purpose?
INTRODUCTION The Competition Act, 2002 (hereinafter the Act) has reached the end of its first decade of enforcement. The Act has undoubtedly proven itself to be efficient due to the meticulous work by the Competition Commission of India (CCI) in … Continue reading Amendment, 2020: Shielding IPRs v. Protecting Competition
The word trademark in common parlance means the identity of a particular entity. It is not only the conventional marks but also unconventional marks like sound, scent and colour that can be registered now. Today, consumers are looking for a … Continue reading Colour Marks: An Overview
“Creativity is the most productive and expensive fruit of human mind, thus every effort is being made to keep this fruit healthy and free from insects of plagiarism” Geographical indication is one of the seven rights that are being conferred … Continue reading Geographical Indications of goods in India: An insight