Who can file for a patent in India?
An application for a patent may be filed in India by any of the following persons nn1. True and first inventor of the invention;n2. Assignee of the true and first inventor, which in most cases is the employer of the person; orn3. Legal representative of any deceased person who immediately before his death was entitled to make such an application.nnA patent application by any person from another country may be filed if the country is a member of the Paris Convention or is among the list of convention countries under the Indian Patent Act. n