law & court

Trademark Opposition proceeding in India

Opposition proceeding in India, though very long, is very interesting and fun. Before diving into the procedure of Opposition proceedingopposition…


filing a trademark as a word

Difference between filing a trademark as a word and as a logo

One of the primary questions that arise when a business/startup decides to protect their brand or trademark is – whether a business should protect…


family trademarks ownership

Ownership of family trademarks

Family trademarks are marks which are used by a person for his family business, where the trademark ownership lies with each member of the family.


patent automation ip india

Automation of generation and issuance of patent grant e-certificates in India

The generation of all patents granted post July 03, 2017 shall be automated and sent by email.


application report

Restoration of a lapsed patent in India

A patent granted in India lapses when the patentee fails to pay the renewal fee within the given time.


design infringement beer

There is more to your liquor than you know

The liquor bottles are often so exquisitely designed that you would want to buy it just out of admiration for its design.


toyota prius ip infringement case

The case of Toyota Prius & trans-border reputation

Toyota failed to establish the trans-border reputation of the mark PRIUS.