Wind turbine manufacturers GE and Vestas are embroiled in an
intellectual property dispute reminiscent of GE’s legal battle with Mitsubishi
Heavy Industries, which contributed to the downfall of the latter’s onshore
The International Trade Commission said it would partially
review an initial ruling that Sony Corp. infringed two Fujifilm Corp. magnetic
tape patents, opening the door for the agency to provide guidance on enforcing
patents essential to widely used technology standards.
In a major legal victory for Kamat Hotels (India) Ltd., and
a loss of face for the Royal Orchid Hotels Limited (ROHL) in a long drawn legal
battle, the Supreme Court today while disposing of a Special Leave Petition
(SLP) filed by ROHL has upheld the Madras High Court order of February 11, 2015
restraining them from using the trade mark/logo which is same or similar to
that of ‘Orchid’, a brand promoted by Kamat Hotels.