MNLU Mumbai - Certificate Course in Patenting System in India
Maharashtra National Law University (MNLU) Mumbai is one of the premier national law schools located in the economic capital of India. MNLU Mumbai is going to conduct a one week "Certificate Course in Patenting System in India" under the aegis of DPIIT IPR Chair and Centre for Research in IP.
Duration: 14th - 19th December, 2020 (3 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. IST)
Indian Patent System has undergone sea changes after India joined TRIPS Agreement and, consequently, amended the Patents Act in 2005 to become a global partner in international patent regime. Through subsequent amendments to Patent Rules, important court decisions and introduction of computerized work-flow, more clarity and procedural simplicity has been brought to the patent procedures.
All stakeholders engaged in patent-related activities need to have updated knowledge on the latest legal and practical aspects of patenting system and technical reforms introduced in patenting procedure, since this will help them to remain competitive at domestic and global level in the present knowledge-based economic and industrial environment. Most patent awareness and training programmes are conducted in the country with short duration i.e. 1-2 days; covering general topics only and, thus, have limitations. On the other hand, patent courses of very long duration may not be convenient, practical and affordable for many willing persons.
In view of the above, MNLU Mumbai is organizing the comprehensive and compact one week online certificate course under the aegis of DPIIT IPR Chair and Centre for Research in IP. The course is meticulously designed to be able to impart detail legal and practical knowledge on all aspects of Indian Patenting System, recent technical developments and process re-engineering in patenting that have taken place over the years.
The present course is bound to benefit all participants by enriching their knowledge, skill and expertise in patenting system and thus, help in their profession and studies. Faculties for the present course include senior officials of Indian Intellectual Property Office and reputed IPR professionals who are known for their knowledge and expertise.
The course is open for industry professionals, executives, academicians, researchers, legal professionals, students and potential applicants for patents who wish to get detailed legal and practical knowledge in patenting that will be helpful in their profession and studies. The present course is bound to benefit all the participants by enriching their knowledge, skill and expertise in patenting system.
- Professionals, lawyers, researchers, academicians: Rs. 3000/-
- Students*: Rs. 1500/- (*Valid Student ID is required)
Mr. Sajid Sheikh