Amitabh Bachchan files lawsuit to protect his name, image, voice

Amitabh Bachchan filed a lawsuit in the Delhi High Court to seek protection ‘of his name, image, voice, and personality attributes’ The Bar and Bench recently shared the news on social media. A senior attorney Harish Salve, who is representing the actor, told the court that the actor was compelled to appear in court as a result of a severe violation.
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2 days ago

Amitabh Bachchan's voice, image and name can't be used without his 'permission': Delhi HC

Delhi High Court passed an interim order to prevent the unlawful use of Amitabh's name, image, voice, or any of his personality attributes. The order is a landmark verdict, the first of its kind in India, which is not only against the defendants namely Rajat Nagi, Rana Partap Singh & Ors.
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5 days ago

Ex-hockey coach’s book: Delhi HC asks publisher to place on record steps taken to comply with earlier order

The high court has sought HarperCollins Publishers India Private Limited’s reponse on the steps undertaken by them for compliance with an earlier order of the court restraining it and former coach of the women’s national hockey team. The matter is next listed on December 7.
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1 months ago

Hindu Sena moves Delhi HC against Adipurush makers, actors

Hindu Sena has moved the Delhi High Court against the makers and actors of Adipurush. The Public Interest Litigation (PIL) seeks the removal of what it claims is ‘objectionable content’ related to Lord Ram, Sita, Hanuman, Ravana and others.
#Ram #HinduSena #Adipurush #News #Entertainment #Movies


1 months ago

Delhi HC Proceeds Ex-Parte Against Vivek Agnihotri, Jacqueline Fernandez Questioned For 7 Hours For Second Time By Delhi Police, Tamil Actress Pauline Jessica was Found HANGING At Her Flat In Chennai, And More!

The Delhi High Court proceeded ex-parte against Vivek, scientist and political commentator anand Ranganathan, and others in a 2018 Contempt-of-Court case. This comes after the director and others failed to appear before the court.
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2 months ago

Delhi HC says coach Marijne’s book can’t reveal Gurjit Kaur’s medical issue

Author owes a 'duty of care' to Gurjit Kaur, who was in his charge as an international hockey player, at all relevant times. It observed that the coach was bound by the code of conduct which clearly and unequivocally required him not to disclose information entrusted to him in confidence, inter alia, for personal gain or benefit.
#GurjitKaur #DelhiHC #News #Sports #Hockey


2 months ago

Delhi HC bars release of ex-hockey coach Sjoerd Marijne’s book

A single judge of the high court granted an ad interim injunction against the release of the book. A player, Gurjit Kaur, claimed it contained information pertaining to her medical condition. The book was authored by former coach of the Indian women’s hockey team.
#GurjitKaur #DelhiHC #Indian #News #Sports #Hockey


2 months ago

Delhi HC expresses concerns over rise in trademark infringement by anonymous persons on internet

A single bench of justice Prathiba M Singh was hearing a case filed by home interior and renovation company ‘Livspace’ against a website called ‘www.lIvspace-reviews.cOm’. The website created by anonymous people posted poor reviews of livespace, according to a liveLaw report.
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2 months ago

Perils Of Internet-Based Businesses: Delhi HC Expresses Concern Over Alarming Rise In Cases Of Trademark Infringement By Anonymous Persons

'www.lIvspace-reviews.cOm' was created by anonymous persons. It was alleged that the entire look and feel of the Defendant's rogue website was copied from that of the Plaintiff. The details of any of the persons who had written such scathing reviews were also not available.
#DelhiHC #Internet #News #Technology #Internet


2 months ago

Agnipath scheme: Delhi HC to hear pleas challenging recruitment programme on July 20

A 22-year-old man's PIL against the Agnipath scheme has been listed for hearing in the Delhi High Court on July 20. This comes after the Supreme Court had transferred the pleas challenging the scheme to the High Court. The move is being touted as a major defence policy reform. 46,000 youths aged between 17.5-21 years would be recruited into the Armed Forces in 2022.
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4 months ago

Agnipath: Supreme Court paves way for Delhi HC’s scrutiny of defence scheme

The Supreme Court asked the Delhi high court to expeditiously scrutinise the validity of the central government’s new Agnipath scheme for the Indian military. It also asked various high courts hearing similar petitions to not proceed with hearings into the matter till then. The Centre, represented by Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, was open to the suggestion.
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4 months ago

Agnipath scheme: SC transfers PILs pending before it, other high courts to Delhi HC

SC transferred PILs pending before it challenging the Centre's Agnipath scheme to Delhi HC. High Courts of Kerala, Punjab and Haryana, Patna and Uttarakhand also asked to do so. Delhi HC has been asked to consider all the transferred petitions along with the pleas already pending.
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4 months ago

Supreme Court transfers pleas challenging Agnipath scheme to Delhi HC

The Supreme Court transferred the PILs pending before it challenging the Centre's Agnipath scheme for recruitment in the armed forces to the Delhi High Court. A bench of justices asked the High Courts of Kerala, Punjab and Haryana, Patna and Uttarakhand to transfer the pleas.
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4 months ago

Supreme Court transfers pleas challenging Agnipath scheme to Delhi HC

The Supreme Court transferred the petitions - challenging the Agnipath scheme - to the Delhi High Court. The top court said it felt desirable and proper to have the view of the Delhi HC, which is already hearing petitions on the scheme. The SC directed the Registrar of Supreme Court to convey the order to the Registrar (Judicial) of the high courts.
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4 months ago

Denied permission to terminate pregnancy by Delhi HC, woman's plea now in SC

The 25-year-old unmarried woman was denied permission by the Delhi High Court to terminate her 24-week-pregnancy. Chief Justice NV Ramana has said the court will consider the petition for urgent listing. The woman had moved court citing her unmarried status and a failed relationship where her partner ditched her at about 18 weeks of pregnancy.
#NVRamana #DelhiHC #PeopleSociety #SensitiveSubjects


4 months ago

Delhi HC repudiate application to restrict SpiceJet airline’s operation

Delhi High Court has announced its decision on the public interest litigation (PIL) filed to restrict the operation of the SpiceJet airline. The court affirmed that it cannot bar the airline’s operation based on the PIL and press reports. The decision came from the bench headed by Chief Justice Satish Chandra Sharma.
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4 months ago

Delhi HC turns down plea by unmarried woman to terminate pregnancy at 23 weeks

Delhi High Court denied permission to medically terminate woman's 23-week pregnancy. Unmarried woman sought permission to terminate her pregnancy 'at the last moment' She has carried the child for 24 weeks, why not wait some more weeks: Judges. The High Court said it would not permit the woman to undergo medical termination as it virtually amounts to killing foetus.
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4 months ago

Ban on namaz in Qutub Minar mosque: Delhi HC grants Union govt, ASI time to seek instructions

Mughal Mosque is situated at the entrance of the Qutub Complex in south Delhi’s Mehrauli. The Delhi high court granted time to the Union government and Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) to seek instructions on a plea by the managing committee of the Delhi Waqf Board.
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4 months ago

Delhi HC dismisses plea to postpone NEET-UG exam

Delhi High Court rejects plea by a few National Eligibility cum Entrance Test-Undergraduate (NEET-UG) aspirants seeking to postpone the competitive examination for the year 2022, which is scheduled to be held on July 17. The petitioners sought that considering “the current grave situation caused by floods” and the “huge distance” that certain aspirants would have to travel for reaching the exam centres amid the floods.
#DelhiHC #NationalEli #LawGovernment #Government #JobsEducation


4 months ago

Delhi HC lists for hearing on August 16 plea by OP Chautala alleging illegal incarceration

Delhi High Court listed for hearing on August 16 a plea by former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala alleging illegal incarceration in a disproportionate assets (DA) case. The former chief minister in his plea asked the jail authorities why they have not decided on his representation for release on account of having already undergone the four-year sentence imposed on him.
#OmPrakashChautala #DelhiHC #Haryana #LawGovernment #Legal


4 months ago

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