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India high court grants interim relief to Bacardi against alleged trademark infringement

JURIST

Justice Hari Shankar the high court ruled that Bacardi made out a prima facie case for grant of interlocutory injunction on the basis of infringement of its registered trademark. Thereafter, Bahety Overseas successfully applied for the registration of the mark “FREEZMIX.”

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Making a Proper Determination of Obviousness

Patently O

Still, the guidelines spend some time on the requirements of a prima facie case; the necessity of both evidence and reasoning to support any obviousness rejection; and consideration of all evidence before the examiner. Cautioning against: “references to ‘common sense’ without any support.”

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Dismissal of Defamation and False Light Claim under Tennessee Public Participation Act partially reversed.

Day on Torts

Defendant filed a petition for dismissal pursuant to the TPPA, and after finding that the TPPA applied, that plaintiff was a limited-purpose public figure in the context of this action, and that plaintiff “had not established a prima facie case for actual malice,” the trial court dismissed the case. The TPPA, Tenn.

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UK home secretary approves extradition of billionaire jeweler accused of defrauding bank to India

JURIST

Hence, a “prima facie case” was established. In a judgment of the Westminster Magistrates’ Court delivered on February 25, District Judge Sam Goozée found that there was sufficient evidence upon which Modi could be convicted in relation to the conspiracy to defraud PNB, among other things.

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Australia High Court hears submissions on Cambridge Analytica data breaches

JURIST

The issues to be addressed include whether a foreign corporation can “carry on business” in Australia if it has no other commercial activities or domestic business and whether the requirement of a “prima facie case” requires evidence that could support inferences sufficient to establish the cause of action.

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WHAT IS ASSOCIATIONAL DISCRIMINATION?

JayS.Rothman&Associates

Usually, a plaintiff must establish a prima facie case of discrimination, including showing that they suffered an adverse employment action and that they can link it to a protected class or activity under the law. “Association,” however, is not a limitless term.

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Virtual Instructor Led Training (vILT): Writing Rejections

Patently O

” How to establish a prima facie case. The Office is working through a multi-part course on how it examines 35 U.S.C. § 103 and the next 2-hour course is called Obviousness Part 2: “Writing Rejections.” Rationale for combining prior art. Communicating a rejection.