Astitva Kumar

About Astitva Kumar

Astitva Kumar is an advocate by profession and has completed her BBA. LLB from IP University. She is an avid reader, researcher, and legal writer. Her areas of interest include mediation, conflict resolution, finance, cyber laws, and taxation.

BEE Issues New Norms Regarding Refrigerators and Ceiling Fans wef 1st January 2023

With the start of a new year, BEE has some shocking news for households. The refrigerators and ceiling fans can be expensive this year per the new norms formulated by the Bureau of Energy Efficiency. The changes in the Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) rules came into force on January 1, 2023. In this write-up, […]

What Is The Difference Between Service Mark And Trademark?

A company build its brand name generally on the basis of identifiable items such as, logos, sounds, words, colour schemes, and/or devices; therefore, companies are very meticulous when it comes to protecting their intellectual property (IP) because it holds a high value in today’s economy. In this blog we will discuss the difference between service […]

What is a Section 9 Trademark Renewal?

Intellectual property rights or can be called IPR, defines all those rights and privileges attached to the ownership of that intellectual property. They are like intangible properties, which must be protected from being stolen. The rights conferred to the owner over the use of their creation are not permanent. The owner can only enjoy a […]

What Are The Challenges And Opportunities With IVD Industry?

While giving an interview, the Union health minister, Mansukh Mandaviya, said, “Indian medical devices industry has the potential to grow at 28 per cent each year to reach $50 billion by 2030. He also mentioned that the central government is planning to boost further India’s strengths of skilled manpower, and ease of business through its […]

All You Need to Know About Wearable Medical Devices

Today devices are widely used in all branches of medicine, surgery, and community care.Medical development in terms of drugs and devices has brought about a robust change in the life of people (as offered by cosmetic treatment, dentists, face and cardiology devices).A medical device is classified in accordance with Schedule M-III, which gives it a […]

BIS ISI Certification for Oil-Immersed Distribution Transformers

An oil-immersed transformer, also known as an oil-filled transformer, is a type of voltage converter device that uses oil cooling to lower the temperature of the transformer. In comparison to a dry-type transformer, an oil-immersed transformer’s body is fitted inside a welded steel oil tank that is filled with insulation oil. When an oil-immersed transformer […]

BIS ISI Certification for Mask – How to Obtain?

The present pandemic has highlighted the significance of face masks. Wearing a face mask has become a requirement, whether you are leaving the house to pick up a package at the door or go shopping for everyday supplies. We may simply infer from the existing circumstances that these masks will continue to be used for […]

Is It Necessary To Get GST Registration For Section 8 Company?

The main motive behind the incorporation of Section 8 companies was to promote society’s non-profit goals, such as trade, commerce, charity, education, sports research, religion, social welfare and environment protection.  In this blog, we will discuss how to get GST Registration for Section 8 Company. Some examples of Section 8 companies: Reliance research institute, Reliance […]

Importance of Geographical Indication Tags in India

The world in which we live is evolving at a rapid pace, making it difficult to determine with certainty the history and origin of a specific meal, a piece of clothing, an exquisite artefact, or a handmade item. Unfortunately, some people do not hesitate to openly and unethically copy and pass those goods or items […]

What is the Procedure to Get WMI Code?

The first digit identifies the location of the vehicle’s final assembly or the nation of origin. The second digit specifies the manufacturer and manufacturing location. The third digit is used in conjunction with the first two to identify the manufacturing division or vehicle type. WMI is an abbreviation for World Manufacturer Identification Registration. When it […]

What is the Importance of World Manufacturer Identifier Code?

Globally, car manufacturers adopt a numerical system called the Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to identify a vehicle uniquely. The VIN includes of 17 characters that uniquely identify the vehicle. The World Manufacturer Identifier (WMI) is the first three characters of the VIN that uniquely identify the vehicle’s manufacturer. The following six characters of VIN are […]

What are the Documents Required for Section 8 Company Registration?

The definition of “company” is given in Section 2 (20) of the Companies Act of 2013 as “company refers to a corporation established in accordance with this Act or a previous company law.” In India, the idea of a non-profit organisation is not new. Non-profit organisations were first controlled by Section 25 of the Company […]

Process to Register a Logo Trademark in India – An Overview

Whenever we consider purchasing a product, the brand and seller come to mind. Even the distinctive logos, jingles, and colour schemes used on the product packaging stick in our minds. The trademark of a product refers to the signs, symbols, logos, and jingles that give it its distinctive identity. Trademarks are a form of intellectual […]

Compliance Calendar for Section 8 Companies – An Overview

As a business owner, you must balance a number of responsibilities, but one of the most important is making sure your company complies with all applicable state and municipal laws. According to the Companies Act of 2013[1], all Section 8 companies must file compliance with the MCA or Ministry of Corporate Affairs. The primary reason […]