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Delhi HC grants ad-interim injunction in WhiteHat Jr defamation suit

WhiteHat Jr had filed a Rs 20-crore lawsuit against Poonia, alleging infringement of trademarks, invasion of privacy, and defamation

Karan Bajaj, founder, WhiteHat Jr
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The Delhi High Court (HC) on Monday granted ad-interim injunction to edtech start-up WhiteHat Jr and its Founder Karan Bajaj against techie Pradeep Poonia, restraining him from commenting on the quality of teachers at the Byju's-owned company and unauthorisedly accessing and publishing the company's internal communications and videos. He has also been restrained from using the name WhiteHat Sr for his YouTube channel.

WhiteHat Jr had filed a Rs 20-crore lawsuit against Poonia, alleging infringement of trademarks, invasion of privacy, and defamation.  Poonia in a series of tweets had alleged that the firm made false claims through misleading advertisements and has

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First Published: Nov 23 2020 | 10:48 PM IST

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