Legal questions on Intellectual Property

What is the procedure to give the 'Right to Use' of my book to someone else for commercial purpose

Hi sir, I have recently written a book on 'How to trade in the Stock Market' for beginners which has been written in a graphical way with illustrations. I have got it copyrighted from the copyrights office in New Delhi and have the certificates of the same. It has not been published yet as since the book has been written in a graphical manner, I have transformed the book into a course that I...

Order a adult product from globel e comers site

I have ordered a sex toy from a global e commerce website without being aware that the item is in the prohibited items list. The shipment is in transit to Kolkata Airport Sorting office (reaches in next 15 days). I am afraid I'll receive a show cause notice from the Assistant Commissioner about this illegal importing as mentioned in this forums by people who had done this act before. What c...

Infringing trademark

I have some issues regarding trademarks. I had launched an Android App in the Google Play Store which has a name say AbcdEf. The app is a product itself and helps the user to extend its phone functionality is an easy manner. My business model is B2C even though I deal with business such as Play Stores etc only to distribute my app. The App is available throughout the world even though I live an...

How to file a compliant against Software Piracy but I am not the copyright Owner ?

Dear Advocates, I have purchased Software's from the Software developers and got the permission to do the business. But in my city the same business is run by so many people(15 business) but they are using the pirated versions software and the logos of software developers because of this my business is losing so much of money and the client in this we need to give certification to the clien...

Trademark Objection for YouTube channel in the examination report

I had filled a trademark application for my YouTube channel named 'Gujarati Rasoi' under trademark class 41 (Education & entertainment) & as I also plan to start a restaurant with the same name and logo, I have also included class 43 (Food related services) in my application. In the examination report the following is commented by the examiner: " The above mentioned application has been e...

Refund demand

Hi This is Pratik Gudhenia from mathura. I purchase a redmi note 4 (3+ 32GB) in june of 23 in 2017. After sometime i face a problem of mic it cannot work properly so i visit MI SERVICE CENTER than i submit my phone at service center and i collect my phone after 2 or 3 days that time phone is ohk but after 2 or 3 days again i face the same problem but this time the fault is big so again i too...

Movie Streaming Sites

Is running a streaming site considered legal in India? Many streaming sites like Putlocker, 123Movies etc. follow the rule of not hosting files on their own servers and linking to files hosted on some third party place and sharing it by the way of embedding. So, in a way, they are not actually infringing and copyrights. Or are they? I feel it's the uploader that is the actual guilty here and...

Bring my mother from old age home to her house

My elder brother &sister in law has put my mother in old age home without my knowledge last 7 yrs back , i was working in Orissa , That time old home was run by owner& family Management was fine my mother learned telugu at the age of 83yrs i started visiting my mother in old age home regularly , as i was not able to take her,), mother is a diabetic patient ,in one of the visits August 2013 i fo...

Friends problem

Dear Sir / Ma'am , Greetings for the day !!!!!!!!!! I was having a good friend in my college starting days a best friend but he always start fighting with me for small things that if I had weared the things given by him or I was not there with him in college just for 10-20 minutes one day I met a girl she become my good friend so I give some time to her so he started abusing me for her that y...

Required Legal advice

I have developed a school management ERP and E-Learning software which I have copyrighted as “Campus Management Solution ERP Suite with Community Digital Library” vide No. 13146/2012 ( Reg No.SW-6990/2013 of Register of Copy Rights, Govt. Of India.) I have started marketing this product from 2010 and had got about 6 customers . On my health ground, I was in search of Marketing partner, during ...