Semiconductor Integrated Circuits Layout-Design Act, 2000
64. Cognizance of certain offences.
No court shall take cognizance-
a. of an offence under section 56 or section 57 except on the complaint in writing made by the registered proprietor or the registered user of a layout-design in respect of which the offence has been committed;
b. of an offence under section 58 or section 59 except on complaint in writing made by the Registrar or any officer authorised by him in writing.