National Workshop on New Dimensions of Intellectual Property Rights
The Centre for Research on Intellectual Property Law at VIT University, Chennai campus is organizing a National Workshop on New Dimensions of Intellectual Property Law.
Date: 10th September, 2016
About the Workshop:
Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) is concerned with the protection of tangible and intangible property and acknowledges the creative work of the author and offers recognition to the inventors and contributors for their investment. Further, it enhances motivation to disseminate scientific and technological information which in turn stimulates research and development for improvement of the quality of life.
Intellectual Property is an integral part of economic development. Knowledge on Intellectual Property Rights is becoming increasingly important for upcoming lawyers who wish to have a foothold in the corporate sector. For the foregoing reasons, close linkages are forged between industries and universities to enhance and strengthen the research and development on Intellectual Property Rights. Realizing the importance of the Intellectual Property Rights, Centre for Research on Intellectual Property Law at VIT School of Law is organizing a National Workshop. The workshop will focus on providing deeper understanding on different aspects of Intellectual Property Rights.
Themes of Workshop:
- Copyright: Issues and Challenges:
- New visions of subject matter of copyright
- Copyright in Cyber world
- Registration of Copyright
- Patent Filing
- Patent Information for Research & Development
- Trademark Issues in Corporate Sector
- Infringement of Trademark in Cyberspace
- Procedures for registration of Trademark
- Emerging Areas of Intellectual Property Rights:
- Traditional Knowledge
- Data Protection
- Academicians / NGOs / Advocates: Rs. 1000/-
- Research Scholars: Rs. 750/-
- UG and PG Students: Rs. 500/-
- Spot Registration: Rs. 1200/-
Accommodation will be provided with prior request at an additional cost. All the delegates are requested to bring ID Proof at the time of Registration. The Demand Draft is to be drawn in favour of "VIT University, Chennai".
The last date for registration is 9th September, 2016.
VIT University, Chennai
Vandalur - Kelambakkam Road
Chennai - 600 127
Phone: +91-44-3993 1555