PAKISTAN INDUSTRIAL AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS ASSOCIATION (PIPRA)
V e r s u s
GOVERNMENT OF SINDH through DIRECTORATE OF
Judge Name: ALJ MUHAMMAD BALOCH AND IKRAM AHMED ANSARI Judgment Result: Petition accepted. Other Law Journal References: -s. 20-constitutional petition-petitioners are lawyers and legal practitioners, mainly practising on the side of trade marks, patents, industrial designs, trade names and copyright laws-they formed an union and applied for registration-object of association was to hold and organise meetings, seminars, conferences, workshops etc. in the field r and intellectual property-authorities refused registration of petitioners – held: since aims and objects of association fell within purview of s. 20 of societies registration act, 1860, authorities were s obliged to issue certificate of registration to petitioners.