Team Legistify | Legistify

Team Legistify
Answered on 07 Dec 2019

While both offer intellectual property protection, they protect different types of assets. Copyright is geared toward literary and artistic works, such as books and videos. A Trademark protects items that help define a company brand, such as its logo.Read More

Posted on 10 Nov 2019 | 1 Answer

Ayaskanta Parida | Legistify

Ayaskanta Parida
Answered on 04 Dec 2019

You should make cautious moves now. First of all, consult an IPR lawyer in India who is familiar with such cases. You can work with the lawyer on the grounds specified in the notice and show how your website hasn't infringed someone else's court. You can then file your reply if you have been summoned.Read More

Posted on 01 Dec 2019 | 1 Answer

Aditya Dua | Legistify

Aditya Dua
Answered on 28 Nov 2019

You need to attend the hearing and you can argue that your business is already shut down and in no scenario, any layman can get confuse Starbucks Inc and other coffee shops.Read More

Posted on 20 Nov 2019 | 1 Answer

Team Legistify | Legistify

Team Legistify
Answered on 22 Oct 2019

A Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) is a combination of a Partnership Firm and a Private Limited Company in which the owners have limited liability. It was introduced in India under the Limited Liability Partnership Act, 2008. The primary benefit of incorporating a business as a Limited Liability Partnership is that in an LLP, one partner is not responsible or liable for another partner's misconduct or negligence. There are several compliances required by a company when launching its new product, and each compliance is industry-specific. Consult our startup lawyers in India to get all your LLP compliances handled.Read More

Posted on 23 Mar 2019 | 1 Answer

Team Legistify | Legistify

Team Legistify
Answered on 20 Oct 2019

The general rule is that a Trademark is valid only in the country it is registered and a person in another country may get the same trademark. However, the exception to this rule are: The mark is a well-known mark, such as Puma, Lays, etc. The mark has international trademark registration. The company in China has a branch office in India and holds a trademark registration in India as well. Read More

Posted on 23 Sep 2019 | 1 Answer

Team Legistify | Legistify

Team Legistify
Answered on 05 Sep 2019

You cannot name "Lakme gold" as your business trademark as it is a well-known Trademark already registered by the Lakme brand. If you proceed with the same it will be considered as an infringement and your application will be surely rejected.Read More

Posted on 04 Sep 2019 | 2 Answers

Advocate Vabhav | Legistify

Advocate Vabhav
Answered on 19 Jul 2019

With respect to your query, the legal opinion is as under:- (1) Trademark Registration provides the proprietor with the right for exclusive usage of the trademark with respect of the services or goods covered under the mark. (2) Once you have registered the trademark, it prevents others from copying or using it. (3) You may also sell or license your trademark. (4) Trademark provides legal protection for your brand name. (5) It helps build an image in the market place.Read More

Posted on 19 Feb 2017 | 2 Answers

Advocate Vabhav | Legistify

Advocate Vabhav
Answered on 19 Jul 2019

With respect to your query, the legal opinion is as under:- (1) As per the Trademarks Act, 1999 statute that lays down the laws for Trademarks in India. (2) A trademark can be a registered trademark as well as an unregistered trademark. (3) Registration is not mandatory in India, but it is advisable to do so. However, both have certain benefits and drawbacks. (4) A “registered trademark” confers a bundle of exclusive rights upon the registered owner, including the right to exclusive use of the mark in relation to the products or services. (5) An “unregistered trademark” is one which does not possess legal benefits.Read More

Posted on 19 Feb 2017 | 3 Answers

Advocate Vabhav | Legistify

Advocate Vabhav
Answered on 19 Jul 2019

With respect to your query, the legal opinion is as under:- It's not permitted in law to use or copy existing trademark for your goods or services mark.Read More

Posted on 16 Mar 2016 | 2 Answers

Dhriti Dewan | Legistify

Dhriti Dewan
Answered on 05 Jul 2019

The victims of cybersquatting can deal with it in the following ways:- Arbitration under ICANN’s rules, Trial in a State or Federal court. For a fast track form of resolution, a case could be filed with the registry handled by National Internet Exchange of India (NiXI). In India, the Information Technology Act, 2000 contains no provisions to punish cyber-squatters nor does it provide for any legal compensation but, the registry has taken steps to provide compensation to the victims. Still not clear with the information you can consult our IPR law experts in India they can help in your case.Read More

Posted on 29 Jun 2019 | 1 Answer