Course Coverage

Procedures and Practices of Patent System

This coursework shall be focussing on the following aspects:

  • What are Patents, their Background, Importance and Relevance in the current business scenario.
    History of Indian Patent System
  • Highlights of the Indian Patent Act covering an understanding, analysis and comments on major provisions of the Indian Patent Act, 1970
  • Steps to Grant of a Patent
  • International Arrangements for Patent Grant with suggested procedures and best practices while filing patent applications through PCT or Convention Route.
  • Discussion on Recent Landmark Patent Litigation Cases in India or other Patent System Dominant Geographies.