ROLE OF IPR IN FASHION INDUSTRY

Author: Simran, 4th Year, B.A LL.B, SDM Law College, Mangalore INTRODUCTION The French Sociologist Pierre Bourdiew quotes  “ the latest fashion, the latest difference” in his Haute Couture & Haute Culture”(1993) work. The term Fashion is a popular artistic expression at the existing time. Fashion has always been a part of our life. Fashion Industry has been rapidly growing globally. This article discusses the connection of fashion and law, protection of fashion houses and designs under intellectual property rights and other acts, comparison between Indian intellectual property rights acts with…