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21 Feb
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Guidelines for IP Commercialization – A Presentation by Mr. Sanjeeth Hegde at NLSIU, Bangalore

The following presentation titled “Guidelines for IP Commercialization”, was delivered on 15th February 2017 by Mr. Sanjeeth Hegde, (Sr. Partner, BIP Counsels) at the National Law School of India University, Bangalore. The presentation was delivered as part of a Symposium on COMMERCIALIZATION OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS – “with focus on Patents” organized by the Centre for IP Research and […]

20 Feb
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Patents News: Landmark cases, Amazon’s interesting patent, Apple and Qualcomm dispute.

This weekly update on patents is brought to you by the Intellectual Property (IP) experts of BananaIP (BIP) Counsels. In this weeks patent news and updates we bring to you a Landmark case in patents, latest stats from the patent & designs office, an interesting patent granted to Amazon and much more. Happy reading! Patent thought of […]

19 Feb
The featured image shows scrabble tiles arranged in a manner to read "Time for change". This post is about the amendment to the Agreement on TRIPS. To read more about this, click here.

Compulsory Licensing, Pharmaceutical Patents, TRIPs and Public Health: First Amendment to WTO comes into force

The recent amendment to the Agreement on Trade Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS)  is the first ever amendment to WTO accords after its founding in 1995. The amendment to the TRIPs agreement came into force on 23rd January, 2017, after 2/3rd members of WTO accepted it. The amendment facilitates supply of drugs to […]

18 Feb
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Fundamentals of Intellectual Property – A Presentation at IIM-Bangalore

The following presentation titled “Fundamentals of Intellectual Property”, was delivered on 17th February 2017 by Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala, Chief IP Attorney, BananaIP Counsels, at Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore (IIM-B).  The presentation focuses on basic concepts of IP and their relevance in the fast changing business environment. The Presentation included the following topics: Introduction to IP […]

17 Feb
The featured image shows a cartoon character holding a golden trophy. This post is in relation to the National Intellectual Property (IP) Awards being conferred by the Office of Controller General of Patents and Trademarks in collaboration with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). To read more click here.

National Intellectual Property Awards, 2017 – Applications invited!

The Office of Controller General of Patents and Trademarks in collaboration with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) will be conferring the National Intellectual Property (IP) Awards on the 26th April 2017, coinciding with the World IP day. The National IP awards are conferred each year on individuals and enterprises who have achieved something great […]

17 Feb
The featured image shows an electronic tab with the a collage of words. The focus word being computer software. The present article will help you in Understanding Software Inventions in India and US. To read more click here.

Patents: Understanding Software Inventions in India and US

The following article is brought to you by the Patent experts of BananaIP (BIP)Counsels, India’s leading IP firm. This post will help you understand how software inventions are normally examined and understood by the Indian Patent Office and the United States Patent and Trademarks Office (USPTO). Due to the growing economic significance of computers and computer programs, the patentability […]

17 Feb

Copyrights, Media & Entertainment Law News: Hrithik, Beyonce, Infringement, Bombay High Court

  This weekly update on Copyrights, Media and Entertainment Law is brought to you by the Intellectual Property (IP) experts of BananaIP (BIP) Counsels. Thought of the Week: “Only one thing is impossible for God: To find any sense in any copyright law on the planet” – Mark Twain Copyright Cases Bhaktivedanta Book Trust (BBT) […]

16 Feb
The Featured image is a cartoon of a person holding their head and three questions marks around it. The post is about an article published by the Hindu questioning Patents and Patent systems. To read more click here.

Is it really time to break Patents in India?

Today morning, The Hindu carried a well-articulated article by Shamnad entitled ‘Time to break in India.’ If you were to read the piece in isolation, you would be convinced about the futility of the patent system, and would probably take up arms against it. Shamnad’s conviction and ability to convince is of the highest order, […]

15 Feb
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Trademarks & GI News: Weekly Updates (8th February 2017 to 15th February 2017)

This weekly update on Trademarks and Geographical Indications (GI) is brought to you by the Intellectual Property (IP) experts of BananaIP (BIP) Counsels. Trademark thought of the week: “Trademark is a studiously crafted personality profile of an individual, institution, corporation, product or service.”- Daniel J. Boorstin Trademark Stats from the Indian Trademark Office, between 8th February […]

14 Feb
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Job Opening: Corporate Communications and Social Media Management

BananaIP Counsels, India’s leading IP firm is looking for a person with excellent communication and social media skills to work in its corporate communications team. The person will be planning, implementing and managing the firm’s corporate communications and social media activities with emphasis on knowledge development and dissemination. Designation: Corporate Communications Associate Experience: Both freshers […]

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