Case Comment: Navigators Logistics Ltd v Kashif Qureshi & Ors

By Pragya Chaturvedi

In Navigators Logistics v Kashif Qureshi, the Delhi High Court held that no copyright can subsist in a compilation in the absence of authorship of a natural person and application of skill and judgment by such person in creating the compilation. In a jurisdiction that does not provide protection for non-original databases and weak remedies for breach of confidentiality, the judgment raises several questions on the future of IP protection of Big Data in India.

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https://academic.oup.com/jiplp/advance-article-abstract/doi/10.1093/jiplp/jpz044/5424110