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Commil USA, LLC v. Cisco Systems, Inc.

SCOTUS Docket No. 13-896

May 26, 2015

Supreme Court of The United States

Brief Summary: FC decision “that the trial court erred in excluding Cisco’s evidence of its good-faith belief that Commil’s patent was invalid” incorrect; SCOTUS concludes “defendant’s belief regarding patent validity is not a defense to an induced infringement claim.” 450 more words


Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation et al. v. Watson Laboratories, Inc. et al.

Docket No. 2014-1799, 2014-1800

May 21, 2015


Brief Summary: DC decisions regarding obviousness (“rivastigmine was not known to be susceptible to oxidative degradation at the time of the invention”) and non-infringment (“Novartis failed to put forth sufficient evidence that acetaldehyde is an antioxidant”) affirmed. 429 more words


Jagan Nath Prem Nath v. Bhartiya Dhoop Karyalaya

Jagan Nath Prem Nath v. Bhartiya Dhoop Karyalaya

AIR 1975 DELHI 149


The Appellant was the manufacturer and dealer of ‘agarbattis’ under a registered trademark comprising the numerals ‘555’. 784 more words

Intellectual Property Rights

Copyright vs. Design: Where Does One End and The Other Begin?

Ritvik M. Kulkarni, III BSL LL, Law College, Pune

A few days ago, I came across a beautifully written article in Loksatta Newspaper titled “ 1,025 more words

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This Just In: Bombay High Court Restrains YouTube from Broadcasting IIFW “MasterClass” Episodes  

By Harish S. Adwant, III BSL LLB, ILS Law College, Pune

The Bombay High Court granted an ad-interim ex-parte injunction to the Indian Independent Filmmakers Worldwide Association (IIFWA) (“ 330 more words

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Using Unlicensed Software at your Company? Be Ready for Surprise Raids on your Premises under Anton Pillar Orders!

Ritvik M. Kulkarni, III BSL LLB, ILS Law College, Pune

Under the Copyright Act, 1957 a copyright holder (the Plaintiff) gets a special civil remedy in cases infringement. 1,222 more words

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