Posted in March 2012

Register and Protect Brand Name, Domain Name, Business Name, Logo Brand Name as Trademark Registration at Indian Trademark Office in India

Why to Register and Protect Brand Name, Domain Name, Business Name, Logo Brand Name as Trademark Registration in India ? A trademark, trade mark, or trade-mark is any distinguishing word, name, symbol, or design, or any combination thereof, used in business/commerce/trade/import/ export/retail market to identify and distinguish the goods/products and/or services of one manufacturer or … Continue reading

Proposal to tax angel investors in Budget 2012-13: Burden to young start-ups while Angel Investors Get Tax Concessions in US and UK

Proposal to tax angel investors in Budget 2012-13: Burden to young start-ups while Angel Investors Get Tax Concessions in US and UK The Union Budget 2012 presented by the UPA (central) government has disappointed not just corporate India but also young start-ups. The Finance Minister proposed that the government will treat all individual investments which … Continue reading

Google Awarded and Granted US Patent Number 8138930 For Advertising Based On Environmental Conditions by United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)

Google Awarded and Granted  US Patent Number 8138930 For Advertising Based On Environmental Conditions by United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) Recently, on 20th March, 2012 the USPTO granted google US based patent number 8138930 in the field of information management. The US based patent has been  titled “Advertising based on environmental conditions”. The … Continue reading

Top Stories of the week: EPO Fee Increases; iPad Trademark Dispute; IBM's Patent Abandonment Strategy etc.

Top Stories of the week: EPO Fee Increases; iPad Trademark Dispute; Non Patentable Abstract Ideas; IBM’s Patent Abandonment Strategy; GE Wins Wind Turbine Patent Appeal; Copyright: Law firms Sued for Submitting Prior Art to the USPTO EPO FEE INCREASES FROM 1 APRIL 2012: The European Patent Office (“EPO”) recently announced that most of its fees will increase … Continue reading