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India’s IP office seeks comments, suggestions for manuals revision
Manuals and guidelines for revision are those for patents, designs, trademarks, GIs and copyright.
Shortlist revealed for 2023 Asia IP Awards
We have researched all the major jurisdictions across Asia and the Pacific to put together a shortli...
Russia: Free use of patents
Two authors who do not know each other can create similar but creatively independent intellectual pr...
India: The perils of not naming the correct inventors
When an invention is created by the joint efforts of many persons, all of them qualify to be named a...
Hydrogen patents shift to clean technologies
Despite the attention from policy-makers and the media on hydrogen’s potential to decarbonize long-d...
Giving birth to patents in IVG
Countries in Asia are aging. Assisted reproductive technology could offer a solution.
India: The Delhi High Court’s Decision in OpenTV
Arguably, Section 3(k) and Section 59 objections are the most recurring objections during the examin...
India: Understanding public use and the loss of novelty
The novelty requirement is the sine qua non of every patent law.