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LexOrbis is one of India’s most recommended and highly rated full-service IP firms. The firm has three offices in New Delhi, Bengaluru and Mumbai, strategically positioned to offer a far-reaching service to both the domestic and international companies.

KAL Radio out of tune on copyright

By Manisha Singh and Simran Bhullar, LexOrbis.

Rivals see red on biscuit packaging

By Manisha Singh and Dheeraj Kapoor, LexOrbis

Can exclusivity be claimed for imaginative spelling?

By Aprajita Nigam and Aarushi Mishra, LexOrbis

Red Bull not amused by red horseplay

By Manisha Singh and Malyashree Sridharan, LexOrbis 

News report referring to trademark not wrongful use

By Manisha Singh and Malyashree Sridharan, LexOrbis

Defences of public interest in patent infringement

By DPS Parmar, LexOrbis

The sound of distinction in IP protection

By Aprajita Nigam and Ruchi Sarin, LexOrbis

Copyright registration not mandatory for enforcement of rights

By Aprajita Nigam and Smrita Sinha, LexOrbis

E-commerce sales do not infringe DSE IPR

By Manisha Singh and Simran Bhullar, LexOrbis

IPAB recognises the concept of transborder reputation

By Manisha Singh and Simran Bhullar, LexOrbis

Full disclosure of working methods may be required

By DPS Parmar, LexOrbis

Using injunctions to prevent IP infringement

By Manisha Singh and Simran Bhullar, LexOrbis

Paying a subsidiary for your trademark not deductible

By Manisha Singh and Simran Bhullar, LexOrbis

Outsourcers are protected against IP infringement

By Manisha Singh and Simran Bhullar, LexOrbis

Court will decide who owns a catchphrase

By Manisha Singh and Simran Bhullar, LexOrbis

Profit not necessary before trademark infringement

By Manisha Singh and Simran Bhullar, LexOrbis

Toys are marching towards autonomy and growth

By Manisha Singh and Neha Manoria, LexOrbis

Use or lose your trademark, your choice

By Manisha Singh and Simran Bhullar, LexOrbis

A feud brews over a coffee trademark claim

By Manisha Singh and Simran Bhullar, LexOrbis

Domain registrars and banks held accountable

By Manisha Singh and Simran Bhullar, LexOrbis

The epidemic of fake branded masks

By Manisha Singh and Simran Bhullar, LexOrbis

Stricter approach to similarity in pharma trademark cases

By Omesh Puri and Ruchi Sarin, LexOrbis

No copyright protection implied for film sequels

By Manisha Singh and Gautam Kumar, LexOrbis

Fighting piracy: A usual day at work for software giants

By Manisha Singh and Simran Bhullar, LexOrbis

Recommended drafting practises for FFL disclosure

By Piyush Sharma and Joginder Singh, LexOrbis

Amending use claims in trademark cases

By Omesh Puri and Ruchi Sarin, LexOrbis

Pursuing additional content after a patent application

By Joginder Singh and Piyush Sharma, LexOrbis

Brands adopt stronger enforcement strategies

By Manisha Singh and Keya Joshi, LexOrbis

Compensating delay in granting of patents

By Piyush Sharma and Joginder Singh, LexOrbis

Complementary advances can be research or imitation

By DPS Parmar, LexOrbis

FFL requirement for newly added subject matter

By Piyush Sharma, LexOrbis

Recourse measures for apprehension of infringement

By DPS Parmar, LexOrbis

Bevatas is distinct from Bevetex, rules Delhi HC

By Omesh Puri and Keya Joshi, LexOrbis

Are copyright infringement offences cognizable or not?

By Akanksha Kar, LexOrbis

Patent processes: Who carries burden of proof?

By Swati Gupta, LexOrbis

Rights ignored in optimising trademark processes

By Ruchi Sarin and Keya Joshi, LexOrbis

iTerm too descriptive for internet insurance policies

By Keya Joshi, LexOrbis

The risk of giving ground in patent applications

By DPS Parmar, LexOrbis

Patents of addition lack examination procedures

By Preeti Sharma, LexOrbis

Growing role of declaration of non-infringement

By DPS Parmar, LexOrbis

Ensuring technology transfer between industry, academia

By Pradeep Kumar Kamal and Pankaj Musyuni, LexOrbis

Commercializing patents: Methods and challenges

By DPS Parmar, LexOrbis

IPAB on appointment and role of neutral experts

By DPS Parmar, LexOrbis

Best practices for divisional patent filings in India

By Joginder Singh, LexOrbis

Importance of expert testimony in patent cases

By DPS Parmar, LexOrbis

Protecting IP assets key to success of startups

By Ritika Agarwal, LexOrbis

The importance of patent searching to save cost, time

By Pankaj Musyuni, LexOrbis

Calculating punitive damages in infringement

By DPS Parmar, LexOrbis

WIPO CASE a boon for duty of disclosure

By Swati Gupta, LexOrbis

No ‘mini trial’ at interim injunction stage

By Omesh Puri, LexOrbis

Louboutin’s fight for single colour trademark protection

By Harshada Wadkar, LexOrbis

Legal position on ‘proof of right’ in patent applications

By Abhai Pandey and Rajeev Kumar, LexOrbis

Technology transfer and patents in academia

By Pankaj Musyuni, LexOrbis

Joint suit allowed for design infringement, passing off

By Omesh Puri and Dheeraj Kapoor, LexOrbis

IPAB interprets extension clause in trademark disputes

By Omesh Puri, LexOrbis

Evolving principles for award of punitive damages

By Aprajita Nigam and Dheeraj Kapoor, LexOrbis

Copyright infringement offences: Cognizable or not?

By Aprajita Nigam and Mahima Madan, LexOrbis

Courts take the high road to punish IP infringers

By DPS Parmar, LexOrbis

Artistic works: Resolving design-copyright overlap

By Omesh Puri, LexOrbis

Digital Access Service open to patent applicants in India

By Jyoti Sharma, LexOrbis

Serial filing of divisional patent applications in India

By Joginder Singh, LexOrbis

Well-known red sole, not even a trademark?

By Omesh Puri and Dheeraj Kapoor, LexOrbis

Procedure not to bar right to renew trademark

By Naman Jain, LexOrbis

Combating cybersquatting menace to virtual existence

By Abhigyan Ashok, LexOrbis

Significance of clause for patent indemnification

By Chandrasekhar Raju, LexOrbis

Patents: Benefits of alliance of academia and industry

By Pankaj Musyuni, LexOrbis

Indian legal position on limiting effect of preambles

By Dinesh Kumar Sharma and Aniruddh Singh, LexOrbis

Innovation and patent protection for startups

By Pankaj Musyuni, LexOrbis

The defence of acquiescence in disputes over trademarks

By Abhigyan Ashok and Aniruddh Singh, LexOrbis

Can designs law protect graphical user interface?

By Omesh Puri, LexOrbis

Trademark precedents: An evolving landscape

By Dheeraj Kapoor and Shilpi Jain, LexOrbis

Corporate branding key to stronger enforceability

By Dheeraj Kapoor and Aniruddh Singh, LexOrbis

Court differs with view that all publicity is good

By Raashi Jain, LexOrbis

Directorship, employment and copyright ownership

By Dheeraj Kapoor, LexOrbis

John Doe orders bring light in dark age of digital piracy

By Aprajita Nigam, LexOrbis

Grants of punitive damages signal growing IP protection

By Omesh Puri and Abhigyan Ashok, LexOrbis

Executive and legal regime fight against counterfeiting

By Dheeraj Kapoor, LexOrbis

Zee and Sony in copyright combat over reality show

By Aprajita Nigam, LexOrbis

Celebrity endorsement in the Consumer Protection Bill

By Aniruddh Singh, LexOrbis

Intermediaries rejoice after key appeal win by Myspace

By Daksh Kumar, LexOrbis

Protecting the business of professional sports leagues

By DPS Parmar and Aniruddh Singh, LexOrbis

Inspirations, adaptations and drama over IP rights

By Manisha Singh and Shristi Bansal, LexOrbis

What’s in a name? Trademarks for film titles

By Manisha Singh and Divya Srinivasan, LexOrbis

Tweet twitter tweeted: Can copyright protect tweets?

By Manisha Singh and Raashi Jain, LexOrbis

Confidentiality-copyrights interplay in entertainment

By Manisha Singh and Shristi Bansal, LexOrbis

Slogans/taglines: Sure shot way to advertising success?

By Manisha Singh and Raashi Jain, LexOrbis

Controls on advertising that misleads consumers

By Manisha Singh and Divya Srinivasan, LexOrbis

Celebrities entangled in the case of Maggi noodles

By Manisha Singh and Zoya Nafis, LexOrbis

Competition googly may prove tricky for Google

By Manisha Singh and Priya Anuragini, LexOrbis

Net neutrality: Not a simple matter in the age of apps

By Manisha Singh Nair and Priya Anuragini, LexOrbis

Abiding by the law is key when assigning copyright

By Manisha Singh Nair and Zoya Nafis, LexOrbis

All you need to know about cover versions!

By Manisha Singh Nair and Zoya Nafis,  LexOrbis

Ashok Kumar lends name to tool against movie piracy

By Manisha Singh Nair and Priya Anuragini, LexOrbis

What’s in a name? Personality rights in India

By Vidya Bhushan Mehrish and Zoya Nafis, LexOrbis

Protection of video games: It’s time to up the ante

By Manisha Singh Nair and Priya Anuragini, LexOrbis

To be or not to be: Parallel imports of publications

By Manisha Singh Nair and Priya Anuragini, LexOrbis

Law Commission conducts consultation on media law

By Manisha Singh Nair and Pooja Dodd, LexOrbis

India’s child actors lack sufficient legal protection

By Manisha Singh Nair and Pooja Dodd, LexOrbis

Film piracy: Industry and state initiatives to combat it

By Pooja Dodd and Manisha Singh Nair, LexOrbis

Love affair with OTT apps hurting telecom providers

By Pooja Dodd and Meenu Maheswary, LexOrbis

Date of grant of a patent is date order passed on file

By Abhai Pandey, Lex Orbis IP Practice

Natco to make Bayer drug under compulsory licence

By Abhai Pandey, Lex Orbis IP Practice

Carlsberg carries the day in dispute over numeral 8

By Manisha Singh Nair, Lex Orbis IP Practice

Assignment of copyright in commissioned works

By Manisha Singh Nair, Lex Orbis IP Practice

When is a stay allowed in an infringement suit?

By Manisha Singh Nair, Lex Orbis IP Practice

Tempest in a teapot: the row over Darjeeling

By Manisha Singh Nair, Lex Orbis IP Practice

DNA sequencing: merging ideas and expressions

By Manisha Singh Nair, Lex Orbis IP Practice

Moët & Chandon loses case against food seller

By Manisha Singh Nair, Lex Orbis IP Practice

Compulsory licences in offing for generic drug makers

By Kamakhya Srivastava, Lex Orbis IP Practice

Public versus private broadcast

By Manisha Singh Nair, Lex Orbis IP Practice

Permanent injunction in undefended case upheld

By Manisha Singh Nair, Lex Orbis IP Practice

First-sale argument fails in export of Indian editions

By Abhai Pandey, Lex Orbis IP Practice

Section 22 of Companies Act v scope of passing off

By Amaya Singh, Lex Orbis IP Practice

Injunction restrains use of well known mark

By Neha Kochhar, Lall Lahiri & Salhotra

Unravelling ambiguities in the date of a patent grant

By Abhai Pandey, Lex Orbis IP Practice

No exclusivity to geometric figures

By Abhai Pandey, Lex Orbis IP Practice

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