Legal questions on Intellectual Property

Database Theft (IT ACT)

I am database provider in Delhi, India, I purchased customer database ie. Name, address and contact number of different companies/banks etc. from various Database Providers in Mumbai and paid for that. The same data I sell to further to the call centers in Delhi for business promotional activity. 2-3 call centers has done some 1.20 lacs fraud with one of bank customers and bank has lodge a comp...

Where case can be filed in case of Real Estate cheating

Hi, SmartCity Builder company is registered in Delhi (but given the wrong address). They have no office in Delhi. But they have branch office in Patudi (Haryana) and cheating done on project launched in Tijara, Alwar (Rajasthan). The allotment letter which they had given shows both the address i.e. Patudi (Gurgaon, Haryana) and Alwar (Rajasthan). The two out of three Directors are living ...

praveen from bangalore

Hi all I just need one clarification . My dad bought a sight 10+years ago in bangalore at Hoodi circle and after so many years we have decided to construct. All of a sudden some people asked us to stop the work as our site was road hitting and they want it for road for back side empty lands and they said like they will purchase our land and asked for one copy of our site documents. We have p...

Harrasment, exploitation

In 2005, I had applied for the post of Catering Supervisor advertised scale ([deleted]) in a prestigious school of New Delhi. The school follows central Govt. rules. But the existing catering supervisor did not want me to settle down, as I was highly qualified and suitably experienced, the existing catering supervisor was scared of me, out of jealousy he instructed the personnel officer to chan...

Stopping my surveyor & loss assessor work completely

Respected sir, I Was working as surveyor & loss assessor for all the four general insurance co of INDIA.,since long time . But a babu Dheeraj Sharma of UII CO Ltd , Hapur complained about me wrongly when i refuse to make fake reports for him .He is member of a association in General insurance co .APP Two year back , since 2009 HO chennai stop my survey work. After receving its copy he along w...

Copyright Query

Hello, Greetings of the Day, I have queries regarding copyrights which is better to be cleared to avoid the legal quandary. I have established my media firm recently and is at a start-up level. We are working on creation of a talk web-series predominantly focusing on sitcoms, films etc... which will be monetized with the sole purpose of earning profits. And thus we want to use several ...

builder charged wrong interest for the period before agreement

1 -booked a flat with 10% on 6 may 2010. 2 -builder delayed agreement signing because its papers and layout was not sanctioned. But dont have any prof for it . only verbal communication. 3 - signed an agreement with builder on 7 sep 2010. 4 - In agreement it was written first demand 10% on booking and second demand 10% on 30 day after booking.I protested verbally but builder said that It i...

About purchasing and usage of License of Royalty-Free Music

Hello I am a freelancer motion graphic designer.I want to create and sell custom made animation videos to my online clients. I want to create my gig on Fiverr website and sell logo animation videos there.The buyers have to purchase my gig and they have to send me their logos.I will just create a logo animation video shown in sample video there.Then I will send them the end product. My end pr...

How to get Passbook from my father name to my name

Hi My father is an old man. I am sending money to 3000-5000 to moeny expenses . He is in village am doing this from past 7 years. And I had given one lakh for my sister marraige and that I have given 4 years back. Also I paid the debts upto 4 lakhs. Even thorugh am sening money He is getting money from other person and he is writing bond for the for 24 percent intrest. Am doing private job. He ...

Personal use of materials

1. What is India's policy on fair use or fair dealing? Specific examples (must be viewed as being done for personal use and not for commercial activity with a view to make profits by distribution or selling to another. I might even not even share the content with another person): Is it allowed for a person to a. Make copies of documents made by someone else, modify them? b. Store extracts o...