Yash Raj Films files John Doe suit for ‘Hichki’ before the Madras High Court

Yash Raj Films Pvt. Ltd, producer of Rani Mukherjee starrer ‘Hichki’ have filed a John Doe suit before the Madras High Court to prevent piracy of the said film. The Madras High Court vide order dated March 15, 2018 [read orders here and here] permitted a letters patent application to sue certain defendants (internet service providers and local cable operators) residing and carrying on business outside the jurisdiction of the court. The suit has been filed complaining possible infringement of the film.

The film is scheduled to release on March 23, 2018.

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