Intellectual Property. To print this article, all you need is to be registered or login on Mondaq. Contentions of the Plaintiff It was contended by the Plaintiff's Counsel that although its digital e-paper was accessible for free on its official website, unlike in foreign jurisdictions wherein the Plaintiff charged subscription fee of USD 1, it had a security feature which barred the users from downloading the same in a PDF format.
Liability towards Defendant No. Court Observations and Judgment Hon'ble Justice Mukta Gupta concurred with the counsel of the Plaintiff and held that the balance of convenience lied in favour of the Plaintiff. Analysis It has become a norm to be aware of one's liabilities more so than one's rights when signing up with any media platform. Conclusion Curbing circulation of news is one of the pivot challenges for any government, entity or even media industry, dangerously circumventing one's right to speech and expression.
Meril Mathew. Isha Tiwari. Rajagopala Ayyangar. One of the recommendations was the allowance of only process patents with regard to inventions relating to drugs, medicines, food and chemicals.
The presentPatents Act, came into force in the year , amending and consolidating the existing law relating to Patents in India. Copyright is a protection given to the creators of certain types of works as an acknowledgment to their intellectual input. With coming up of the new Trade Mark Rules , a new procedure has been created that allows the Registrar to proclaim a particular trademark as "well known".
WIPO defines patent as an exclusive right granted for an invention, which is a product or a process that provides, in general, a new way of doing something, or offers a new technical solution to a problem.
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Our analytical stories provide unbiased coverage of all stories, be it Launch of a new mobile phone, general election coverage, latest hindi news in Business, cricket. Apr 8, Free. Apr 7, Free. Apr 6, Free. Apr 4, Free. Such a provision is not in mandate with the Information Technology Intermediaries Guidelines Rules, , as per which an intermediary can take suo-moto cognizance of such a matter .
Although, there is no copyright protection over news or facts, it does provide protection to the original expression of such news or facts. Works which once are in public domain do not attract any copyright protection  , however, an e-paper is a subscription based service and thus, not entirely a part of public domain. As per Shailesh Gupta, President of Indian Newspaper Society INS , circulation of PDFs of subscription based e-papers without authorisation does not only result in digital piracy and financial loss but also spites aggregators to misuse such information .