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The Mind-Boggling Rubik’s Cube

I’m sure most of us would have certainly asked our parents for the Magic Cube to play with, as a child. Whether we solve the puzzle or not, as kids, we would have been enchanted by the colorful cube and

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Copyright And Copyleft

COPYRIGHT Most of us have a fair idea of what copyright is. Copyright is a bundle of rights in an original work. Work here includes artistic work, sound recordings, literary or dramatic work, cinematography, photographs and software. A copyright holder

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How to get a “well known” trademark status for your mark in India

What is a well-known trademark? The Trademarks Act, 1999 has defined a well-known trademark under Section 2(zg) of the Act as ‘mark which has become so to the substantial segment of the public which uses such goods or receives such

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Memoirs of the Indian Trademark Office

I still remember the first time I looked into the Indian Trademark Office website while interning, memorizing the domain name www.ipindia.nic.in, little knowing I would plunge into it and never forget it. The journey of the Indian Trademark Office has

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Sole Proprietorship or incorporate my LLP/Pvt Ltd company in India

Image Designed by Freepik Starting your own business requires passion, zeal and aptitude for that business. But once you have decided to start on your own, there are a hundred and one questions zooming through your mind. This article aims

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A Dig into Cakes – the IP Perspective

Cakes. What instantly comes to our minds is the creamy, delicious taste on our palettes. But yet here I am, connecting it with the most unlikely subject, Intellectual Property Rights. I’m sure ‘cakes’ always make us think of ‘chocolate,’ ‘red

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