Concept & Editing by: Dr. Niti Dewan
The Kaira District Co-operative Milk Producers’ Union Ltd and the GCMMF had filed trade mark infringement cases against two local shop owners – Amul Chasmaghar and its partners and Amul Cut Piece Stores in the District Court, Anand. The District Court, Anand passed an order dated 25-4-07, ruling that it was a clear case of infringement and restrained the two from using theAmul trade mark. Amul Chasmaghar had challenged this interim injunction in the Gujarat High Court. Hon’ble Justice, Shri D. N. Patel of Gujarat High Court upheld the ruling of the District Court and ruled that the order passed by the trial court is true, correct, legal and in consonance with the facts of the case as well as in accordance with the provisions of the Trade Marks Act 1999.