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Call for consultations on implications of AI on IP Policy, Gujarat tops State Startup Ranking List and more

Weekly Patent News

In this week’s Patent News –  DPIIT publishes 2nd edition of State Startup Rankings, Gujarat ranks 1st, Sharp Corp wins patent infringement suit against Daimler; U.K Government calls for consultations on implications of AI on IP Policy. Indian Patent News Updates DPIIT publishes 2nd edition of State Startup Rankings, Gujarat ranks 1st The Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) published the 2nd edition of the State Startup Rankings on Friday, last week. According to the official website, the State Startup Ranking 2019 framework is based on seven categories and thirty action points on which the states have been assessed and ranked. According...

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Patent grants reduce by 54% this week, 396 patents issued

Weekly Patent News - Patent and industrial design statistics

This week’s Patent & Design data has been compiled from the Official Journal of the Patents and Designs published by the patent office on the 11th of September 2020. These statistics are presented to you by the Patent attorneys and experts of BananaIP Counsels, India’s leading Intellectual Property Firm. INDIAN PATENT STATISTICS A total of 1,757 patent applications have been published in the 37th issue of the Patent Journal, 2020. Out of the 1,757 applications published in the journal, 183 applications account for early publications while 1,574 applications account for ordinary publications or publications occurring after the 18 – month period. A...

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Global Innovation Index 2020 published – India ranks among Top 50

Weekly Patent News

In this week’s Patent News – Apple, Google and Intel institute a complaint against the Director of USPTO; India makes it to the top 50, for the first time, in the Global Innovation Index 2020; IPOS signs agreements with 5 countries to boost IP protection and 10Tales files patent infringement lawsuit against TikTok. PATENT INFRINGEMENT NEWS UPDATES Apple, Cisco, Google and Intel file complaint against the Director of USPTO Apple, Cisco, Google and Intel have reportedly filed a “Complaint for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief” against the Director of USPTO, Adrei Iancu. As reported by Patently Apple, the companies claim that USPTO is not...

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Over 2000 FERs issued, 17% increase in patent grants this week

Weekly Patent News - Patent and industrial design statistics

This week’s Patent & Design data has been compiled from the Official Journal of the Patents and Designs published by the patent office on the 4th of September 2020. These statistics are presented to you by the Patent attorneys and experts of BananaIP Counsels, India’s leading Intellectual Property Firm. INDIAN PATENT STATISTICS A total of 1,737 patent applications have been published in the 36th issue of the Patent Journal, 2020. Out of the 1,737 applications published in the journal, 299 applications account for early publications while 1,438 applications account for ordinary publications or publications occurring after the 18 – month period. A...

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Law suit filed against TikTok and Xiaomi, National IP literacy initiative to be launched and more

Weekly Patent News

In this week’s Patent News – RGNIIPM to conduct Online Joint IPR Workshops on request; Ministry of Education to launch National Intellectual Property Literacy initiative; German Court backs Nokia in a patent infringement suit against Daimler; Pixmarx files lawsuit against TikTok for infringing three U.S patents; HEVC Advance files patent infringement suit against Xiaomi and one other; USITC initiates investigation against Apple based on complaint by Maxell and other news updates. INDIA PATENT NEWS UPDATES RGNIIPM to conduct Online Joint IPR Workshops on request The Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Intellectual Property & Management (RGNIIPM) has announced that it will be conducting various...

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13% decrease in patent publication this week, 28% decrease in patent grants

This week’s Patent & Design data has been compiled from the Official Journal of the Patents and Designs published by the patent office on the 21st of August 2020. These statistics are presented to you by the Patent attorneys and experts of BananaIP Counsels, India’s leading Intellectual Property Firm. INDIAN PATENT STATISTICS A total of 1,341 patent applications have been published in the 34th issue of the Patent Journal, 2020. Out of the 1,341 applications published in the journal, 190 applications account for early publications while 1,151 applications account for ordinary publications or publications occurring after the 18 – month period. A...

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Job Opening: Patent Associate – Bangalore

Job Opening - Intellectual Property (IP) Associate

BananaIP Counsels, India's Leading Intellectual Property law firm is looking to immediately hire Patent Associates in its Electronics/Telecommunication team. For further details, please see the job description below: Job Title: Patent Associate Department: Patent - Electronics/Telecommunication Job description: Patent specification drafting Prior art search and analysis Patent prosecution Other patent related research projects Joining Date: As soon as possible Probation Period: 6 months from the date of joining Location: Kanakapura Road, Bangalore Education: B.Tech / B.E and /or ME/M.Tech (Electronics/Electronics & Telecommunications/Electrical) Experience: 1 – 3 Years Skills: Understanding of patent law and practice Good oral and written communication skills Strong technical background Microsoft office Application Process Interested candidates may...

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Indian IP Office and Accessibility for Persons with Disabilities

Indian IP office and Accessibility for Persons with Disabilities

One of the biggest issues in modern societies is perhaps a growing sense of apathy towards fellow human beings. Intellectual property as a field has not been untouched by this issue. The Marrakesh treaty for instance since it was first put forward, has garnered only 70 signatories till date out of the 190+ member states that form part of the WIPO. This post however does not intend to deal with or question the aforementioned issues themselves but instead seeks to highlight the efforts of organizations such as Cane Foundation in seeking accessibility of IP tools and systems and also laud...

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Apple, Xiaomi face patent law suits, Mitsubishi and 3M sign patent licensing agreement and more patent news

Weekly Patent News

In this week’s Patent News – U.S based InterDigital files two patent infringement suits against Xiaomi in India; Apple to pay $506 million by way of damages to Optis Wireless Technology; Apple Inc. faces patent infringement law suit in China; General Electronics files complaint against Siemens Gamesa with USITC; Kingston signs licensing agreement with Wi-LAN’s subsidiaries; Mitsubishi signs patent licensing agreement with 3M; USPTO Federal Register issues notice on Setting and Adjusting Patent Fees during Fiscal Year 2020; Amazon announces expansion of Project Zero in seven new countries; Chinese Premier signs decree to strengthen IPR protection in the country. PATENT INFRINGEMENT...

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Patent publications increase this week but number of grants decrease slightly

Weekly Patent News - Patent and industrial design statistics

This week’s Patent & Design data has been compiled from the Official Journal of the Patents and Designs published by the patent office on the 14th of August 2020. These statistics are presented to you by the Patent attorneys and experts of BananaIP Counsels, India’s leading Intellectual Property Firm. INDIAN PATENT STATISTICS A total of 1,549 patent applications have been published in the 33rd issue of the Patent Journal, 2020. Out of the 1,549 applications published in the journal, 95 applications account for early publications while 1454 applications account for ordinary publications or publications occurring after the 18 – month period. A...

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