Category: Patent Rule Amendment

Proposed Amendment u/r 24[C][1] Of The Patent Rules, 2003

With respect to the expedition of the examination process of international applications filed under the Patent Co-operation Treaty (PCT), an amendment is proposed u /r 24[C][1]. It explicitly states: An applicant may file a request for expedited examination in Form 18A along with the fee as specified in the first schedule only by electronic transmission … Continue reading Proposed Amendment u/r 24[C][1] Of The Patent Rules, 2003

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Comments On The Prescribed Draft Of Amendments To Patent Rules

 The patents rules can be amended by the virtue of section 159 of the Patent Act 1970, the following changes were proposed by the Central government on 4th of December 2018 through the Department Of Industrial Policy And Promotion. 1. The notification takes the title of the rules to be amended to Patents (Amendment) Rules, … Continue reading Comments On The Prescribed Draft Of Amendments To Patent Rules

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Draft Patent (Amendments) Rules, 2018

IPO published Draft Patent (Amendment) Rules, 2018 for public comments  The Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, has notified Draft Patent (Amendment) Rules, 2018 dated 4th December 2018 for objections and suggestions from any person. The important features of the Draft Patent (Amendment) Rules, 2018 (Draft Rules, 2018) are discussed … Continue reading Draft Patent (Amendments) Rules, 2018

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