Khandelwal Edible Oils Limited v. Landsmill Agro Private Limited [CS(COMM) No. 568/2021] Order dt. 12.11.2021

Recently, the Delhi High Court granted an interim injunction to Khandelwal Edible Oils Ltd. (‘Plaintiff”) against Landsmill Agro Pvt. Ltd. (“Defendant”). The Plaintiff (the registered proprietor and user of the mark CHAKRA in respect of mustard oil and holder of copyright registrations for CHAKRA-branded labels) claimed that…

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Reckitt Benckiser India Private Limited Vs. Hindustan Unilever Limited, CS(COMM) NO. 340/2021

Recently, Reckitt Benckiser India Private Limited (“Plaintiff”) filed a suit at the Delhi High Court seeking a permanent injunction restraining Hindustan Unilever Limited (“Defendant”) from telecasting or broadcasting five advertisements for its toilet cleaner #DOMEX, which allegedly disparaged the goodwill and reputation of…

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M/S Blue Heaven Cosmetics Pvt. Ltd. Vs M/S T.R.N. Corporation Through Its Proprietor Sh. Deepak Nimesh CS(COMM) 523/2021, Order Dt. 22/10/2021

Recently, in a suit filed by Blue Heaven Cosmetics Pvt Ltd. (“Plaintiff”), the Delhi High Court restrained the defendants from using the Plaintiff’s BLUE HEAVEN trade marks/ copyright/ trade dress/ overall get up, etc.  The Plaintiff averred to be the prior user and…

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Sabyasachi Calcutta LLP v. Mr. Ankit Keyal, proprietor of Asiana Couture & Ors. CS(Comm) 553/2021 Order dt. 27.10.2021

Recently, the well-known designer, Sabyasachi Mukherjee, moved court for an order of injunction in a design piracy suit restraining the defendants, Asiana Couture & Ors., from infringing on the plaintiff’s registered designs for lehengas. Sabyasachi claimed that its registered designs attest to novelty…

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S.S Appliances Pvt. Ltd. & Anr. v. S.N. Raju, Delhi High Court, CS(COMM) 502/2021 dt. 8.10.2021

Recently, S.S. Appliances Pvt. Ltd. & Anr. (“Plaintiffs”) sued S.N. Raju (“Defendant”), seeking to restrain the Defendant from infringing the Plaintiffs’ trademark, KENT OIL METER. The Plaintiffs were using the mark KENT OIL METER on/in relation to meters/instruments for conservation and test of oil/petroleum products…

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Order dt. October 12, 2021 in the case of Arya Book Depot & Ors. v. Edurev Solutions Pvt. Ltd. & Ors., CS(COMM) 511/2021 Delhi High Court.

Recently, Arya Book Depot, being the owner of the rights in the original literary work titled “BULL’S EYE-Business Studies Mastering Business Case Studies” sued Edurev Solutions Pvt. Ltd., alleging copyright infringement.  The plaintiff claimed that the first edition of the above-noted book was published in the…

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Franco Indian Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd vs. Juzer Mukhiya Proprietor of Franco Remedies & Anr [Comm IP Suit(L) No. 19151/2021] Order dt. 20/09/2021, Bombay High Court

Recently, the Bombay High Court granted an ad-interim ex-parte injunction in favour of Franco Indian Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd. (“Plaintiff”) restricting Juzer Mukhiya, proprietor of Franco Remedies & Anr. (“Defendants”) from using the trade marks FRANCO and FRANCO REMEDIES or any other mark deceptively similar to the Plaintiff’s trade name, in…

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