Legal questions on Intellectual Property

Putting Posters in My boutique designer Shop

Dear Sir, Elegant 19 is a partnership firm and the nature of business is Ladies Fashion Designing/ tailoring. This falls under service industry. We have used few female actresses to represent the common girls dreams, though we are not designing or copying their design nor do we promise them that they will look like celebrities. Our tagline explains it all "....Be the model of your Dream" ...

Rule on accessing the bank account details of my deceased husband

Hello My late husband has a account in PNB which i was on aware of unless recently. But that account has last transaction of 2002, 3 days before he died.So i went to the bank with passbook for information but they were unable to find the account as its a long time now and the account no. was of only 6 digits(nowdays account numbers are of 16 digits). Finally they said my husband must had clo...

Payment not being cleared by publisher

I worked for a publishing house to write grade 6 maths book. The publisher gave me a contract that stated the following terms: 1.The content writer will submit the complete work on or before 4 July, 2016. 2. The author will add all the features given in the sample chapter. 3. The content will not be copied from any book or google. If it is found or noticed, the publisher will not accept it. ...

Intercast marriage not accepted and property

Hi sir, please help me, we got legally married 7 years back against each others family will ( sikh & orissa) Although we asked for their permission my husbands family never accepted me. So we had to take this decision with the help of law. Till date my in laws never accepted me. They threw us away from their house the day we got married. My husband was totally dependent on their family business...

Understanding my service agreement

Hello Sir, I signed a service agreement which says: I can not work directly or indirectly in any trade or business either as a employer, employee, partner or advisor or freelancer or in any other capacity. and Any Intellectual property such as copyright, patent, trademarks etc with respect to any software products and solutions developed by me while employment shall remain in exclusive ow...

Copyright suit and jurisdiction

We are an Indian firm and have developed a CMS application to manage websites. Application runs on UK servers. We are having clients from all over the world and their websites are hosted on the same UK server. We have received a civil suit summon for copyright infringement of CMS software by a United States District Court for the Central District of New York. Plaintiff's software firm is cla...

Does the college have right to hold the certificates for not payi

Hi Good Evening, Greeting for the day. I am a M.Pharmacy candidate. I have joined the college in Management quota which was cost high at the time of joining. The college maintenance was also really good in demand at the time of joining but not now. But as per my family situation i am not able to pay for the final year fees. I am with empty hands right now. The college is holding my ce...

How do I respond to this... is this some kind of legal notice?

Hello, I am an architect and not practicing any more due to prevailing medical conditions. Last evening I received a mail purportedly from a representative of Autodesk suggesting I perform an audit of my computer and apprise him of details of software I have installed in my computer. On the face value based on the contents of the email, which I have reproduced verbatim at the end of this quer...

Chit Fraud

Sir I have came to know that my brothers and their workmates have invested along with 10 to 15 people in a chit fund created by a person but that person after 8 months stop giving response towards people who invested telling lie about his loss in other chits so he cant pay ous amount now giving some emotional lecture. when all people unitedly pressurize then he ran away and after few months he ...

Limitation against guarantor

Mr. X retired school teacher he is retired in 2014 , in 2013 Mr. Y started a business of transport of local city buses with approval of local municipality with a 5 buses and after 6 month later in November he brought again 8 buses , where Mr. Y don’t specify about loan and put family pressure on Mr. X to sign a document as a guarantor , even the bank have not briefly explain a legal binding o...