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When you buy music, either online or offline, do you get copyright in the work?

Copyright is a form of intellectual property which is automatically provided to the authors of “original works,” including literary, dramatic, musical, and artistic works. It is a legal right created by the law of a country that grants the creator of original work exclusive rights for its use and distribution. This is usually for [...]

By | 2017-09-08T12:54:06+00:00 January 10th, 2017|Copyright|0 Comments

Indian based firm to pay royalty to Mahyco Monsanto biotech Ltd(MMBL) for BT cotton seeds.

Delhi High Court restrained Indian firm Nuziveedu Seeds from selling Bt cotton seeds using the trade-mark of US-based agro major Monsanto's Indian arm Mahyco Monsanto biotech Ltd(MMBL).The justice asked the Hyderabad based seed company to pay royalty to MMBL, a joint venture between US-based Monsanto and Mahyco, after selling the old stock manufactured prior [...]

By | 2017-09-08T13:40:05+00:00 November 18th, 2016|Events, India|0 Comments

How making Traditional Knowledge Digital Library (TKDL) publicly accessible, a beneficiary step?

    Traditional Knowledge Digital Library (TKDL) is a pioneer initiative of India to prevent misappropriation of country’s traditional medicinal knowledge at International Patent Offices on which healthcare needs of more than 70% population and livelihood of millions of people in India is dependent. Its genesis dates back to the Indian effort on revocation [...]

By | 2017-09-08T13:40:54+00:00 November 18th, 2016|Job Openings|0 Comments

Whats the issue between The Ricard and The Real?

  Pernod Ricard is a French company that produces distilled beverages. Pernod Ricard Group (hereinafter referred to as the Respondent) is no.2 in the wine and spirits industry and its products are sold under internationally renowned and acclaimed brands in 110 countries. RICARD is an anise flavoured aperitif which was formulated in 1932. The RICARD company was formed [...]

By | 2017-09-08T13:41:42+00:00 November 18th, 2016|India, Innovation|0 Comments

The product you could wonder got patent and that will puzzle your brain.

Absurdity is probably as new to patenting as Einstein is to science, who himself believed in infesting absurdity into an idea for it to hopefully turn into something superior. A little research on the subject can provide several examples for one to cite in this regard, from as early as the nineteenth and even [...]

By | 2017-09-08T13:42:29+00:00 November 18th, 2016|IP Basics, IP Interview|0 Comments

What’s the story behind the name “Apple Inc.”

Who has the right to trademark the word “apple,” the Beatles or Apple Inc.? Between 1978 and 2006 there were a number of legal disputes between the music company Apple Corps (owned by The Beatles) and the computer manufacturer Apple Computer (now Apple Inc.) over competing trademark rights. Apple is the largest company in the world based on market value, selling millions of personal [...]

By | 2017-09-08T13:43:12+00:00 November 18th, 2016|Events|0 Comments