IP Licensing- A Presentation by Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala at IIMB

The following presentation titled “IP Licensing”, was delivered on 25th May, 2016 by Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala, Managing Partner, BananaIP Counsels, at Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIM-B) on IPRs and Licensing for the Executive Management Programme.

The topics of the presentation included:

  • Case study on a software that assesses the mood of a person titled ‘MOODS’
  • IP in MOODS
  • Licensing Program
  • Example of competing software, using the same process as MOODS. Whether such software is infringing.
  • Licensability
  • Basic License Provisions- Types of Licenses
  • Important clauses
  • Recitals
  • Definitions
  • Grant Clause
  • Term and Termination
  • Royalty Clause
  • Other Clauses
  • Open Source Licenses
  • License Types
  • Social Media Licenses
  • Example of Facebook Terms of Service

About Dr. Kalyan

Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala manages the largest new age Intellectual Property Firm, BananaIP Counsels, headquartered at Bangalore, India. In addition to helping clients maximize business value from intellectual assets, Dr. Kalyan also consults for United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), and teaches at premier institutions such as National Law School of India University, Bangalore, and Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore (IIMB).

Professional URL: https://www.bananaip.com/