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IP News Update: The Patent and Trademark Profession – A Viable Career Path for Persons with Disabilities

The Patent and Trademark Profession – A Viable Career Path for Persons with Disabilities

The Patent and Trademark Agent profession stands out as an excellent career option, especially for individuals with disabilities. With the announcement of the upcoming Patent and Trademark Agent exam dates, it's the perfect time to consider this rewarding profession. Why the Patent/Trademark profession of Persons with Disabilities? Here's why the patent and trademark profession is an appealing option for persons with disabilities: Independence in Work: A majority of the tasks in this field are desk-based, ensuring that individuals can work with…

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BananaIP's Comments on DPIIT's Draft Patents (Amendment) Rules, 2023

Comments on Draft Patents (Amendment) Rules, 2023 – Submitted by BananaIP’s Patent Attorneys

BananaIP Counsels has recently submitted its comments and suggestions to the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) concerning the Proposed Draft Patents (Amendment) Rules, 2023. The comments submitted are detailed below. You may also download an accessible PDF version of the comments here - Detailed Comments and Suggestions on Proposed Amendments to Patents Rules 2003 Detailed Comments and Suggestions: Proposed Draft Amendment Rules, 2023 Submitted to: The Secretary, Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade, Ministry of Commerce and…

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Public Notice from the Office of the Controller General of Patents: Submit Feedback on Updated Intellectual Property Guidelines by October 15, 2023

Indian IP Office Public Notice: Submit Feedback on Guidelines by Oct 15, 2023

Date: August 30, 2023 The Office of the Controller General of Patents, Designs, and Trade Marks has released a formal public notice with the objective of soliciting suggestions and comments for the revision of current manuals and guidelines. This also includes the issuance of new guidelines for Patents, Designs, Trade Marks, Geographical Indications, and Copyrights. Who May Participate The invitation for input extends to all interested parties, including patent and trademark holders, designers, legal experts, academics, and professionals in industries governed by…

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