Advanced Programme on Patent Law

Rapid Skillz
Online

Price on request

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  • Short course
  • Beginner
  • Online
  • Duration:
    6 Months
  • When:
    Flexible
Description

Learn the legal framework that governs patents in India and understand its intricacies. Patent law is one of the most complicated forms of intellectual property and requires a great deal of knowledge to understand the specifics of the subject. This Programme gives you a working understanding of patent law and helps you tackle concepts that a patent lawyer faces. It also gives you a practical understanding of patent filing and patent prosecution.

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What are the course objectives?

The course aims to enable understudies to: This programme will teach you the basics of patent law with an outlook which is in sync with the advanced aspects. A complete knowledge regarding filing and opposition of patents. A comprehensive insight to the remedies available in case of any infringement. Defences to allegations of patent infringement will also be taught.

Requirements: Science graduate, entrepreneur, architect, engineers, designer, advertising professional.

Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
Flexible
Online

What you'll learn on the course

IT Law
IT
Law

Course programme

This Course Consist of the following contents -Unit 1: Patentability Criteria -Learn about the requirements for patentability of an invention. Understand the concept of novelty. Understand what prior art means. Understand inventiveness/non-obviousness. Unit 2: Non-patentable Inventions -Understand why some inventions cannot be granted a patent even if they comply with the patentability criteria. Learn what non-patentable inventions are, through illustrations and examples. Unit 3: Patent Application -Understand the various parts of an application and the statutory requirements for each part. Learn about provisional applications and complete applications. Understand the different bases of opposition. Unit 4: Patent Prosecution 1 -Learn the different types of applications that can be filed under the Act. Understand patents of addition. Learn about cognate applications. Unit 5: Patent Prosecution 2 -Learn about the different stages from filing to grant. Understand the process of patent filing step-by-step from filing to opposition to grant. Unit 6: Patent Infringement -Learn how to determine infringement of a patent viz-a-viz infringing product. Understand the concepts behind infringement of patent. Understand the provisions under the Patents Act, 1970 that relate to infringement. Unit 7: Defences to Patent Infringement -Learn about the defenses available in a case of patent infringement. Understand the concepts relating to bolar provisions. Understand parallel importation. Unit 8: Patent Commercialization -Learn the importance of commercialization of a patent. Learn how patents can be commercialised.

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This Course is made for students and they get Understanding of the fundamentals of a subject which is highly relevant as patents. Getting a clear knowledge of the various complex issues that are associated with patents. A clear know how on how to go about with filing of the patents and opposition and their remedies.