Explained: Geographical Indications of Goods (Registration and Protection) Act, 1999

Author: Amitabh Abhijit from National Law Institute University, Bhopal.

The month of May 2020 proved to be promising for the farmers of Kashmir as Kashmiri Saffron finally became an indigenous product fortunate enough to receive a GI tag. Kashmir’s Department of Agriculture was granted a Certificate of Registration by the…