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Indian government approved its first Intellectual Property Rights Policy in May 2016

LAWS: –

Copyrights

The “Copyright Act, 1957” (as amended by the Copyright Amendment Act 2012) governs the subject of copyright law in India. The history of copyright law in India can be traced back to its colonial era under the British Empire The Copyright Act, 1957 was the first post-independence copyright legislation in India and the law has been amended six times since 1957 The most recent amendment was in the year 2012, through the Copyright (Amendment) Act 2012

Trademarks

“Indian trademark law” statutorily protects trademarks as per the Trademark Act, 1999 and also under
the common law remedy of passing off.[6]Statutory protection of trademark is administered by the Controller General of Patents, Designs and Trade Marks, a government agency which reports to the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP), under the Ministry of Commerce and Industry.

The objective of the Trade Marks Act, 1999 is to register trademarks applied for in the country and to provide for better protection of trade mark for goods and services and also to prevent fraudulent use of the mark. We provide our clients a comprehensive of legal services under the trademark and copyright laws. It ranges from searching of trademark to disputes related to passing off and infringements of trademark and copy right. We provide services starting from the trademark registry to protection of registered mark by various ways.

Our services include :

  • Search of Trade Mark before Registry.
  • Filing of application for registration of trade mark.
  • Filing objections/reply before registrar.
  • Civil suits before ADJ / High courts for injunctions, passiong off, infringements and rendition of accounts.
  • Protection of copyright and trademark.
  • Criminal complaints before magistrates under Copy Right Act.
  • Consumer protection.
  • Dispute Resolution.
  • Rectification and invalidation proceedings.
  • Trademarks, Patents & Copyrights, Designs, Trade secrets.
  • Infringement & Passing-Off Actions.
  • Assignment, Licensing, Use, Supply of Computer Services Agreements
  • Confidential Information Protection
  • Licensing of Intellectual Property
  • Registrations & Opposition Proceedings
  • Anti-counterfeit actions
  • Geographical Indications
  • Integrated circuits
  • Know-how protection
  • Unfair competition etc.
  • Any other legal remedy and protection to our clients prescribed by law of the land.

Trade Mark and Copy Right :

  • Search of Trade Mark.
  • Filing of application for registration of trade mark.
  • Filing objections/reply before registrar.
  • Opinion on suits for injunctions, passing off, infringements and rendition of accounts.
  • Protection of copyright and trademark.
  • Criminal complaints before magistrates under Copy Right Act.
  • Consumer protection.
  • Dispute Resolution.
  • Rectification and invalidation proceedings.
  • Trademarks, Patents & Copyrights, Designs, Trade secrets.
  • Infringement & Passing-Off Actions.
  • Assignment, Licensing, Use, Supply of Computer Services Agreements
  • Confidential Information Protection
  • Licensing of Intellectual Property
  • Registrations & Opposition Proceedings
  • Anti-counterfeit actions
  • Geographical Indications
  • Integrated circuits
  • Know-how protection
  • Unfair competition etc.
  • Any other legal remedy and protection to our clients prescribed by law of the land.


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