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Patent: Chemtura Corp v. Union of India & Ors- Section 8 Patent Act Crystallized

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This is an additional note on the edifying post by Dr. Kalyan titled "Scope of Government Use Exemption in India" dated 14th December 2009. In the case of Chemtura Corp. v. Union of India & Ors. apart from the Government Use exemption another issue that was perhaps highlighted for the first time in Indian Courts related to Section 8 requirement of the Indian Patent Act 1970. As per section 8 there is a two fold obligation on the applicant viz. firstly to file along with the application a statement setting out the detailed particulars of the application filed by such applicant...

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