Patent Law-Basics of Patent Process- A PPT by Somashekar Ramakrishna at NLSIU

The following presentation was delivered by Mr. Somashekar Ramakrishna, Partner BananaIP Counsels, at National Law School of India University, Bangalore (NLSIU), as a part of the Patent law course offered for PGDIP students. The presentation titled “Basic of Patent Process”covers the following topics:

  • Patent Process
  • Filing
  • Publication
  • Examination
  • Pre-Grant Opposition
  • Grant
  • Post-Grant Opposition
  • Other concepts such as-Statement of undertaking, Divisional application, Patent of addition, Working of Patents
  • Exercises

About Somashekar Ramakrishna

Mr. Somashekar Ramakrishna is a Partner and manages the Mechanical/Automotive Patent division and prosecution division at BananaIP Counsels. Previously, he was a partner at Brain League. He has worked with UNIDO as a part of their IP intervention team, taking SMEs up the IP ladder. He has a Masters Degree in Intellectual Property from Franklin Pierce, USA, and a Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering from VTU.


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