• Naming restrictions

Is it legal to give an offensive name to one's shop or organization ?
for example 'gadho da dhaba' or 'bewkoof aadmi party'
Asked 3 years ago in Civil Law from Raipur, Chhattisgarh
be civilised in your approach atleast as far as giving name to an eating house . by calling dhaba gadho ka you are insulting customers who come to eat at the dhaba
Ajay Sethi
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he laws allow authorities to prohibit any means of expression which someone finds insultingThe laws allow a citizen to seek the punishment of anyone who shows the citizen disrespect "on grounds of religion, race, place of birth, residence, language, caste or community or any other ground whatsoeve
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