Compulsory licensing a recognised instrument, says WIPO chief Francis Gurry
Terms and conditions are set up for its exercise but it is a recognized part of the international system,” Gurry said on Wednesday.
Intellectual property rights: US set to punish India
The Obama administration is scheduled to announce unspecified ''trade enforcement action...
Taking fresh look at Intellectual Property Bill: Harsh Vardhan
K Vijay Raghvan, secretary of Departments of Science & Technology and Biotechn...
India-EFTA trade deal talks to be held in January
Negotiators of both the sides would discuss issues such as intellectual property rights (IPR), number of goods on which duties will either be eliminated or reduced significantly.
India last in intellectual property protection and enforcement rankings
While India scored 6.95 points out of a maximum 30, US topped the US Chamber of Commerce’s latest Global Intellectual Property Centre International IP Index with 28.5.
India ranked at the bottom of Intellectual Property Index
For the second consecutive year, India has been ranked at the bottom of 25 countries in terms of protection and enforcement of intellectual property practices.
India undermining intellectual property: Pfizer
Pfizer said US lawmakers that New Delhi is undermining intellectual property by misuse of its compulsory licence provisions.
Flintobox files legal notice against Amazon for brand name violation
Trademark law experts say the law protects an entity against infringement just with the same vigour in the virtual world. However, in this case, where software has generated a trademarked brand as keyword, the case gets more complex.
India lags behind in leveraging IPRs: CBEC Chief
Najib Shah also stressed on cooperation among key stakeholders for better enforcement of IPRs.
Software products draft policy leaves industry yearning for more clarity
The government did not have a clear definition for software products and hence did not tax it separately, is another major concern.
IIT Kharagpur: It soon plans to start MBBS degree course
IIT-Kharagpur has expanded within the campus to courses beyond technology. The latest move is to establish the Dr BC Roy Institute of Medical Science and Research.
Intellectual Property Appellate Board directs Apple Inc to respond on trademark issue
The directive was issued by IPAB here on the rectification petition filed by Erode-based iVoice, engaged in intellectual property rights and mobile applications.
iVoice Enterprises files rectification petition with Intellectual Property Appellate Board
iVoice has acquired the IP rights of a pending trademark application (TM1556676 in Class 9) from iVoice Enterprises and title transfer .
US waiting to hear PM Narendra Modi's stand on protection of IPR
The US has urged successive Indian governments to create a regime that will protect the intellectual property rights of its enterprises that invest in India.
India’s intellectual property regime fully compliant with WTO norms: Government
The government, however, said that US agreeing to talk IPR through a bilateral mechanism is a reaffirmation of India’s stand that the issue does not need unilateral action.
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