[Exercise of patent rights] Patents Act prevails over Competition Act; CCI cannot probe: Delhi High Court

The High Court said that CCI cannot investigate whether a company has abused its dominant position while exercising patent rights; this can only be done by Controller of Patents.
CCI Competition Commission
CCI Competition Commission

The Delhi High Court has held that the Patents Act of 1970 prevails over the Competition Act on Competition Act of 2002 when it comes to the issue of exercise of rights by a patentee under the Patents Act.

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