By Piyush Sharma & Pulkit Doger
In accordance with the Indian Patents Act, 1970 (‘the Act’), Section 3 lists what are not considered to be inventions and therefore, non-patentable. Section 3(k) reads as follows:
"3. The following are not inventions within the meaning of this Act,
(k) a mathematical or business method or a computer programme per se or algorit...
By Subhash Bhutoria
Contributing to the growing domestic IP jurisprudence, the Delhi High Court has recently upheld unfair competition tort in a matter pertaining to data and information emanating from a cricketing event and held that such information qualifies as quasi-property. This article briefly discusses the said emerging trend of protecting property rights through common law rem...
By Anupama Ravindran and Sribindu Chivukula
After arriving at an invention, it is often the case that there is an improvement or modification of the invention. The improvements or modifications may happen as a natural process of improving an invention, or as a result of feedback received from the market or the industry. In such cases, where the invention is alre...
By Someshwar Banerjee & Aruna Verma
Post-dating means to change the priority date of a patent application to a later date. The Indian Patents Act facilitates a patent application, whether provisional or non-provisional, to be post-dated under Section 17 of the Patents Act, 1970, to a maximum of six months, from the date of making of such application, provided th...
Konpal Rae在L&S的知识产权部门担任联合主任。她与各大国内和跨国客户紧密工作。她的经验和专业知识包括起草专利申请以及为客户提供分析。在L&S事务所，Konpal负责关于规划和执行知识产权策略。她也与D.P. Vaidya先生一起处理L&S各个不同的工程师团队的所有行政工作。在加入L&S之前，Konpal在印度联合利华研究中心担任4年的助理研究员。Konpal负责有关技术方面的专利，包括软件和电子产品以...
Licensing Executives Society International (LESI) is organising its Annual Conference in Paris, France on 24 and 25 April 2017.
This conference will witness lectures and discussions on topics related to certain current issues on Intellectual Property.
Topics of discussion would include artificial intelligence, life sciences, relationship between pharma and ...
9th Global Intellectual Property Convention will be organized from 11-13 January 2017 in New Delhi. Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan (L&S) is privileged to be associated with this conference as co-organisers.
Mr. V. Lakshmikumaran, Managing Partner, Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan will be the distinguished guest in the inaugural session and will also be speaking in Plena...
Asian Patent Attorneys Association (APAA) will be organising its 66th Council Meeting from 8th – 11th October, 2016 in Bali, Indonesia.
This meeting will have brief discussions on whether plain packaging legislation may be a breach of a country’s WTO obligations. The meeting will also consider upon different updates on the plain packaging...
International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI) is organising World Intellectual Property Congress from 16 to 20 September, 2016 in Milan, Italy.
This Conference will focus on all types of intellectual property rights including patents, trademarks and copyrights.
Sessions in this conference will also witness discussion on the f...
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