WEEKLY(IP)DATE- March 2020, Week 4

This week, the WeeklyIPdate covers the news about IPO releasing notifications for extension of deadlines, India’s first COVID-19 IP case- Dettol vs Lifebuoy and about how there has been a 61% decrease in Trademark Examination reports.

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Indian IP office notifications relating to the extension of deadlines at the time of COVID-19

The paranoia around the COVID-19 continues to stretch the air, people, citizens and the government continue to strive to put their best foot forward to ensure maximum safety and avoid anarchy. With this, we would like to inform you that, the Indian government have been meticulous in their work and have always ensured the best for its citizens, with this the Indian Patent Office, the Indian Trade Marks Registry and the Indian Copyright Office have released their official notices dated,…

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WEEKLY(IP)DATE- March 2020, Week 3

This week, the WeeklyIPdate covers the news about the need for a lawyer’s consent to publish pleadings, adjournments at IPO due to COVID-19 and inspection of Reliance's documents in the Trastuzumab Suit.

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WEEKLY(IP)DATE- March 2020, Week 2

This week, the WeeklyIPdate covers the new order from Delhi HC on the Trastuzumab Litigation case, Injunctions against playing Copyright Protected Music given by Madras HC and about whether in the name of Free Speech, is falsehood being promoted in the Parachute case.

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WEEKLY(IP)DATE- March 2020, Week 1

This week, the WeeklyIPdate covers the Delhi HC controlling prices for newly patented drugs, the development of Osmania University opening a patent cell, the Civil groups urging Govt not to dilute IP Laws, and about the concerns of News Aggregators based on IP regulations in the EU.

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WEEKLY(IP)DATE- February 2020, Week 4

This week, the field of Intellectual Property has seen a series of infringement suits across various domains, which seem to be screaming for justice. Let's check out what is happening.

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Pre-grant patent opposition in India

The pre-grant opposition can be filed by anyone at any time from the date of publishing of the patent application in the patent journal up to its grant. To initiate a Pre-Grant Opposition, the aggrieved party must submit their opposition representation, in writing to the Controller. This submission may be supported with additional and relevant evidence to substantiate the claims made therein.

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WEEKLY(IP)DATE- February 2020, Week 3

The Intellectual Property news this week, focusses on the progress that intellectual property aims to attain in the near future. Let's find out what they are aiming at.

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WEEKLY(IP)DATE- February 2020, Week 2

The Intellectual Property news this week, deals with landmark cases and interesting innovations- leaving room for a lot of debate and discussion. Let us unravel the news to see what's trending.

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WEEKLY(IP)DATE- February 2020, Week 1

The news in the field of Intellectual Property this week, highlights the changing trends in the field with interesting cases at hand. Let's check out what is happening.

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