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(tä`tä), Parsi family of Indian industrialists, centered at Mumbai. The Tata enterprises, which encompass vast holdings in iron and steel, motor vehicles, power utilities, financial services, computer software and services, chemicals, textiles, telecommunications, and other businesses, were founded by Jamshedji Nusserwanji Tata (1839–1904), who accumulated a fortune from his textile mill at Nagpur. At Jamshedpur (named for the founder) his successors built (1911) the first steel mill in India. Eventually it became the largest in the British Empire. The family has contributed funds to the Institute of Science at Bengaluru (Bangalore), beautified and developed the city of Mumbai (Bombay), and supported the economic growth of independent India.
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The removal of Mistry from TCS was relatively easy because Tata Sons holds over 70 per cent of the shares in that company.
Tata, 78, who retired as Tata Group Chairman nearly four years back, justified his return for maintaining stability and continuity of leadership and promised to give the group a world- class leader when a fulltime boss is appointed.
It also said that Executive Chairman of Tata Steel Europe's Long Products Europe business Bimlendra Jha will be appointed as CEO of Tata Steel UK.
The Anglo-Dutch steel major Corus was to become the jewel in the crown of the House of Tatas. Months of negotiations preceded several rounds of bidding between Tata and Brazil's CSN, which bowed out of the race on January 30, 2007.
There was no event scheduled to mark the transition, which will see Cyrus Mistry -- a relative through marriage of Ratan Tata -- become the new supremo.
Tata, who will retire in December, said that he was currently engaged in acquainting Mistry with his responsibilities.
Founded by Jamsetji Tata in 1868, the Tata Group is an Indian multinational company, headquartered in the Bombay House in Mumbai, India.
The information for this case study has been obtained partly from the annual reports and websites of Tata Group, Tata Motors and associated firms, and supplemented from media reports.
One might think, nevertheless, that the inclusion of the word "bodacious" in the domain name registered by the Respondent, taken together with the addition of the letter "s" to TATA, could create a sufficient distinction between the Complainant's TATA, on the one hand, and "Bodacious Tatas" on the other.
This the Panel holds to be the case with the TM TATA and its corresponding service mark.
On the launch of Tata Sky Beauty, Pallavi Puri Chief Commercial Officer at Tata Sky says, Tata Sky has always launched interactive services that inspire and encourage its subscribers to learn, grow and improve in areas that interest them.