Analysis of the Consumer Protection Act, 2019-lexology

Analysis of the Consumer Protection Act, 2019 On 15th July 2020, the Government of India has notified the Consumer Protection Act, 2019 (‘New Act’), effective from 20th July, 2020. The old consumer protection legislation i.e. The Consumer Protection Act, 1986 (‘Old Act’) has been overhauled keeping in mind the advent of technology, boom of the […]

Analysis of the Consumer Protection Act, 2019

ANALYSIS OF THE CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT, 2019 On 15th July 2020, the Government of India has notified the Consumer Protection Act, 2019 (‘New Act’), effective from 20th July 2020. The old consumer protection legislation i.e. The Consumer Protection Act, 1986 (‘Old Act’) has been overhauled keeping in mind the advent of technology, the boom of […]

Budget Update

INDIA BUDGET 2021-22: UNDERSTANDING THE FINE PRINT Direct Tax:  The Union Budget 2021-22 by way of the Finance Act 2021 (“FA21”) has introduced an array of changes to the provisions of the Income-tax Act 1961 (“IT Act”) and allied rules. Few relevant changes are discussed below.    The provisions of the IT Act allow 100% […]

CJK Weekly Review 1st Feb-15th Feb 2021

TRADEMARKS Bombay High Court in a case[1] restrained the other side, the Yogi from using the trademark ‘THE YOGI’ and from using the impugned website www.theyogi.store or any other trademark deceptively similar to the mark ‘YOGI’. The mark ‘YOGI’ is a well-known mark owned by Yogi Ayurvedic Products Pvt. Ltd’s (YAPL). YAPL argued that its […]

CJK_Presentation_Corporate Frauds

What is a corporate fraud COMMON TYPES OF FRAUD Financial frauds Manipulation of accountingrecordsMisrepresentation oromission of amountsMisapplication of accountingprinciplesMisleading or omitteddisclosures Misappropriation of Assets Theft of tangible assets byinternal or external partiesSale of proprietaryinformationCausing improper payments. Corruption Making or receivingimproper paymentsOffering bribes topublic or privateofficials,Aiding and abettingfraud by others Laws covering corporate fraud in India […]

CJK- IPR

TRADEMARKS A Bangalore District Court in a case [1] refused to restrain one Mr. K. Selvamurthy from using the mark “SONY TOURS AND TRAVELS” which was claimed to be deceptively similar to the mark “SONY” held by SONY Corporation, Tokyo. Mr. Selvamurthy argued that he has been using the mark in good faith and with […]