Press Releases

Dr. Kalyan quoted on Forbes article on “India’s Startups Are Filing More Patents Than Ever Before — Here’s Why”

BananaIP’s Senior Partner and Chief IP Attorney was recently interviewed by Forbes for an article titled “India’s Startups Are Filing More Patents Than Ever Before — Here’s Why”. Dr. Kalyan observed that “Several startups don’t prioritize patent filing as an early stage activity. It’s important for them to understand that once an idea or product goes public, the possibility of acquiring a patent is lost under most circumstances.”

Read the complete article here – https://www.forbes.com/sites/sindhujabalaji/2017/10/16/indias-startups-are-filing-more-patents-than-ever-before-heres-why/#5939abff69f5

Date: 17th  October 2017


Intellepedia – IP News Center (India’s leading online IP publication managed by BananaIP Counsels) organized a one day seminar titled “Building an Intellectual Property Framework for your Organization” on October 6th, 2017 at the Le Meridien Bangalore.

Prominent experts delivering sessions were:

  • Sanjeeth Hegde, Sr. Partner – BananaIP Counsels; Guest Faculty – National Law School Bangalore and Indian Institute of Management Bangalore
  • Raghuveer Subodha, Founding Team Member, Holding the Office of Platform and Solutions – Channelyse
  • Lakshminarayanan R., General Manager, Intellectual Property Management – Samsung Electronics
  • Prasad Chodavarapu, Founder and Managing Director – Aganitha Cognitive Solutions

Watch recorded sessions – coming soon

Date: 6 October 2017


BananaIP’s Strategic Inventor Seminar receives an overwhelming response

The Strategic Inventor, brain child of Dr. Kalyan received an overwhelming response. The unique seminar, which focused on patents for corporate inventors, saw the likes of 16 inventors from diverse organizations like Cisco, Eureka Forbes, Muniyal Ayurveda, Samsung, Wipro, Unilever, Agaso Technologies, Peps Industries, Triton and Chirra Electronics coming together under a single roof, at ITC Gardenia Bengaluru. Dr. Kalyan addressed the participants on Patentability and Business Value, and Patent Infringement Risks. (More about the Seminar)

News Coverage

Date: 22 September 2017


Nitin Nair was the key note speaker at Chitkara University, Himachal Pradesh

Nitin Nair – Senior Partner at BananaIP Counsels was the key note speaker at a workshop titled “Understanding the Importance of IPR with a Focus on IPR Issues in Information Technology, Communication and Electronics Segments” organized by Chitkara University on September 15, 2017. In his address to the students and faculties at Chitkara University along with other start-ups and Corporates attending the event, he spoke about “Developments in IP related to Electronics and Telecommunications”. (View Presentation)

Date: September 15, 2017


Dr. Kalyan judged a National Case Study Competition on Intellectual Property as a part of Christ University’s Decennial Celebrations

Dr. Kalyan, Senior Partner at BananaIP Counsels, has recently judged a National Case Study Competition, conducted by School of Law – Christ University as a part of their Decennial celebrations on 12 September 2017.

Date: 12 September 2017


Dr. Kalyan quoted in an article about patentability of devices used for Cow Slaughter

Dr. Kalyan, Senior Partner of BananIP Counsels, was recently quoted in an article titled “Fate of pending ‘slaughter’ patents hangs in balance” published in The Hindu on June 12th, 2017. The article talks about the new cattle trade rules cast shadow over ‘patentability’ of devices, processes. (Read more)

Date : 12/06/2017


Sanjeeth Hegde delivered a lecture at National Law School, Bangalore

Sanjeeth Hegde delivered a lecture at National Law School, Bangalore on 23rd April, 2017. In his address to the students at NLS, he spoke about “Patent Commercialization”.

Date : 23/04/2017


Dr. Kankanala’s book suggested on Lawctopus

Lawoctopus published an answer suggesting Dr. Kankanala’s book for increasing basic knowledge in IP Law in an article “How to prepare for IPR?

https://www.lawctopus.com/forum/question/how-to-prepare-for-ipr/

Date : 13/04/2017


Gaurav Mishra was the key note speaker at Mando

Gaurav Mishra – IP Associate at BananaIP Counsels was the key note speaker at Mando Automotive and Mando Softech on 10th  and 12th April, 2017. In his address to the employees at Mando Automotive and Softech from India and Korea and IP firms from Korea, he spoke about “Patents Systems in India” focusing on Automobiles and software patents.

Date : 10/04/2017


Dr. Kankanala’s article published by The Indian Economist.

The Indian Economist published an article “Data science, analytics and intelligence assets: The trade secret option.” by Dr. Kankanala on Data Management jurisprudence and the inadequacy of Indian laws with regard to trade secrets.

https://theindianeconomist.com/data-science-analytics-and-intelligence-assets-the-trade-secret-option/

Date : 09/04/2017


Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala was the keynote speaker at Cisco

Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala was the keynote speaker at Cisco on 06th April, 2017. In his address to the employees at Cisco and IT professionals other MNC’s, he spoke about “Trade Secrets and Information Security”.

Date : 06/04/2017


Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala was the keynote speaker at IIM – Bangalore

Dr. Kalyan Kankanala was the key note speaker at IIM, Bangalore on 17thFebruary 2017. In his address to students and faculties, he spoke about “Fundamentals of Intellectual Property”.

Date : 17/02/2017


Dr. Kankanala’s book, Indian Patent Law and Practice cited in the Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law.

Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law published an article “Patents and Mobile Devices in India: An Empirical Survey.” which cited Dr. Kankanala’s book, Indian Patent Law and Practice in January 2017.

https://www.vanderbilt.edu/jotl/wp-content/uploads/sites/78/6.-Contreras-Web.pdf


Dr. Kankanala’s book, Genetic Patent Law and Strategy cited in Harvard Journal of Law & Technology.

Harvard Journal of Law & Technology published an article “A quantitative approach to determining patentable subject matter” by Yuqing Cui which cited Dr. Kankanala’s book, Genetic Patent Law and Strategy in 2017.

http://jolt.law.harvard.edu/assets/articlePDFs/v30/30HarvJLTech629.pdf


Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala was the keynote speaker at IIM – Bangalore

Dr. Kalyan Kankanala was the key note speaker at IIM – Bangalore on 24th May, 2016. In his address to students and faculties, he spoke about “IPRs and Licensing”.

Date : 24/05/2016


Dr. Kankanala’s book, Indian Patent Law and Practice cited in a JSS Journal.

JSS journal For Legal Studies and Research published Ms. Saloni’s article “Patents and Public health- Price of health and Cost of Monopoly”  which cited Dr. Kankanala’s book, Indian Patent Law and Practice.

http://jssjlsr.blog.in/

Date: 16/04/2016


Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala delivered a talk at Tedx

Dr. Kalyan Kankanala delivered a talk at Tedx on 27th February 2016. In his talk he spoke  about “What Motivates Inventors? Patents or Passion”.

Date : 27/02/2016


Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala delivered a lecture at National Law School – Bangalore

Dr. Kalyan Kankanala delivered a lecture at National Law School, Bangalore on 5th January, 2016. In his address to the students of NLS, he spoke about “IPR and Licensing”.

Date : 05/01/2016


Dr. Kankanala’s book cited in The Patent Attorney in Popular Culture by NOVA Southeastern University.

Robert M.Jarvis in his book The Journal of Patent & Trademark Office Society,2016 cited Dr. Kalyan’s book:  Road Humps and Sidewalks: The Path Less Travelled (2013).

Date : 2016


Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala was the keynote speaker at Tie Mumbai’s Social Media Week, Mumbai.

#madeofgreat – Managing Partner of BananaIP Counsels Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala rendered the keynote address at the TiE (The Indus Entrepreneurs) organised Social Media Week in Mumbai on 17th November, 2015. In his address to the many start-ups and social media publications, he spoke of the importance of IP, and rights of publicity and privacy on portals such as Facebook, Twitter and WhatsApp.

Date : 17/11/2015


Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala speaks about Valuation of IP at a seminar by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Chennai.

Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala at a seminar organized by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). The presentation was given to an audience consisting of participants from MNCs, corporates, MSMEs, innovation, IPR research and consulting firms / institutes, R&D companies, IP consultants, academic institutions, scientists etc.

Date : 30/10/2015


Gujarat National Law University invites BananaIP to plan and conduct a course on Entertainment Law.

In a first of its kind, a three day entertainment law course (9th Oct to 11th Oct, 2015) was conducted at Gujarat National Law University (GNLU) by Dr. Kalyan, Ms. Sharada Kalamadi and Ms. Anchita Sharma of BananaIP’s Media & Entertainment Division. The team from BananaIP was responsible for planning the syllabus, and delivering lectures on the various legal and business facets of the entertainment industry.

Date : 09/10/2015


Dr. Kankanala’s article published by The Indian Economist

The Indian Economist published an article “Patent Strategy: Patents, Compulsory Licensing and Business Strategy.”by Dr. Kankanala regarding strategies involved in business and compulsory licensing.

https://theindianeconomist.com/patent-strategy-patents-compulsory-licensing-and-business-strategy/

Date : 30/09/2015


Dr. Kalyan featured as a panellist at IHIPP’s Annual IP symposium about compulsory licensing and working of patents at General Electric.

The In-house Intellectual Property Professionals (IHIPP) annual symposium help at General Electric (GE) in Bangalore on 30th of September, 2015 had Dr. Kalyan as a panellist to discuss compulsory licensing of patents and working of patents. The event was attended by the leading in-house IP counsels, technologists, and government policy makers from across India.

Date : 30/09/2015


Dr. Kankanala speaks on using IP for Business.

GazetteNetwork, via Release wire published an article “How to use Intellectual Property Rights to Build Your Business?” reporting Dr. Kankanala’s talk on using IP in protecting your business.

http://www.saasgazette.com/news/ip-expert-mr-sanjeeth-hegde-points-20070.htm

Date : 24/09/2015


Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala was the keynote speaker at BananaIP Counsels

Dr. Kalyan Kankanala was the key note speaker at a seminar organised by SiNApSE at BananaIP Counsels, Bangalore on 24th September, 2015. In his address to IT professionals from MNC’s and other Corporates and he spoke about “How to use Intellectual Property Rights to Build Your Business?”.

Date : 24/09/2015


Seminar conducted on ‘How to use Intellectual Property Rights to Build Your Business?’ at BananaIP Counsels

“How to use Intellectual Property Rights to Build Your Business?”, a full day seminar to understand the state of IP and its importance for Startups, Entrepreneurs and SME’s was organized by SiNApSE, India’s leading IP industry tracker, and powered by BananaIP. The event held on September 18th, 2015 was well attended by aspiring start-ups from around Karnataka.

Date : 18/09/2015


Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala was the keynote speaker at BananaIP Counsels

Dr. Kalyan Kankanala was the key note speaker at BananaIP Counsels on 18thSeptember 2015. In his address to many IT professionals from MNC’s and other Corporates, he spoke about “How to use Intellectual Property Rights to Build Your Business”.

Date : 18/09/2015


Dr. Kalyan advices Christ University, Bangalore’s law students about the abundant career opportunities in the IP industry.

Dr. Kalyan delivered a lecture on ‘Intellectuals and Lawyers’ organized by the School of Law Christ University’s (SLCU) Intellectual Property Rights Committee. Dr. Kalyan provided an overview of IP and then went on to discuss the different career prospects available in the field. The lecture was attended by students and faculty from SLCU.

Date : 16/09/2015


Dr. Kalyan delivers the keynote address at Indian Institute of Management – Bangalore’s IP for Start-ups program

Dr. Kalyan was the featured speaker at the recently held “IP for Start-ups” program at the Nadathur S. Raghavan Centre for Entrepreneurial Learning (NSRCEL), Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB). This presentation was part of the 4Startups series conducted by NSRCEL for start-ups. In his presentation Dr. Kalyan spoke about the value of IP for startups, and various steps a startup must take to identify, protect and commercialize its IP assets. He also provided a framework on intellectual property to help startups plan their IP investments. The talk was delivered to an audience consisting of academicians, IP professionals, entrepreneurs, SMEs, and business owners.

Date : 05/09/2015


Dr. Kankanala’s profile officially added to IIMB’s initiative ForStartups website.

ForStartups, an initiative of IIMB intended to help startups navigate the Indian market, published about Dr. Kankanala and his profile on their blog for the event 4startups.

http://www.4startups.in/?p=1233

Date: 05/09/2015


Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala was the keynote speaker at IIM – Bangalore

Dr. Kalyan Kankanala was the key note speaker at IIM – Bangalore on 31stAugust 2015. In his address to the students and the faculties, he spoke about “Role of IP in creating, stabilizing and growing a start-up”.

Date : 31/08/2015


The Indian Institute of Management Bangalore IIMB-MHRD workshop ‘Primer on IPR’s and its Economics.

Dr Kalyan was invited to speak as a panellist at a workshop conducted at the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB), Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), IPR Chair on IP Management. The “Primer on IPR’s and its Economics” workshop was aimed to shed light on the concept of IP and discuss its economic theories related to the film and advertising industry.

Date : 04/08/2015


BananaIP’s Managing Partner, Dr. Kalyan, delivers keynote address at Mahindra Research Valley’s Intellectual Property and Knowledge Management Day.

Dr. Kalyan delivered a talk on the role of patents in fuelling the fire of innovation at the “Intellectual Property and Knowledge Management Day” organized by Mahindra Research Valley, Chennai, a key research wing of the Mahindra Group. As a part of the celebrations, the leading inventors of Mahindra Research Valley were also felicitated for their contributions.

Date : 22/07/2015


Sanjeeth Hegde delivers a lecture on “Leveraging Intellectual Property Rights in Rural Economies” at a International Conference about RUBAN Society

At the recently held international conference on the “Challenges and Opportunities for Developing Sustainable RUBAN Society” on 13th February 2015, organized by the Dayananda Sagar Business Academy in Bangalore, Sanjeeth Hegde, Partner BananaIP, delivered a lecture on how rural communities can leverage IP for development. He also moderated a panel discussion about “Corporate Social Responsibility in Developing Sustainable Ruban Society” with esteemed panelist from academia, corporate, and social enterprises.

Date : 13/02/2015


Dr. Kankanala’s presentation uploaded to DocSlide

DocSlide published Dr. Kankanala’s presentation on Indian Patent Processing  and prosecution on its website.

http://docslide.us/documents/a-presentation-on-indian-patent-process-and-prosecution-by-dr-kalyan-c-kankanala.html

Date : 26/03/2015


Dr. Kalyan presented “Indian Media and Metaphors – A Peek into Copyright Issues” at the 2015 Nova Law Review symposium New Media and Old Metaphors.

Nova Southeastern University’s “Nova Law Review Symposium – New Media and Old Metaphors”, on February 12-13, 2015 in Miami, USA, invited Dr. Kalyan, Managing Partner BananaIP, to deliver a speech on “Indian Media and Metaphor – A Peek into Copyright Issues”. The event was attended by leading legal and business professionals from the Media and Entertainment industries.

Date : 12/02/2015


Dr. Kalyan delivers a lecture on “Privacy & IT Act – Relevance to Industry” at Bosch

On the occasion of International Data Privacy Day on January 28th, 2015, Dr. Kalyan was invited by Bosch, a global engineering and electronics major, to deliver a lecture on privacy and its significance for Indian organizations. The provisions of the Indian IT Act was a key element of the discussion. The event was attended by Bosch’s senior personnel in information security and privacy roles .

Date : 28/01/2015


Dr. Kalyan interviewed by Bar & Bench about Pirates of Bollywood

Dr. Kalyan, Managing Partner, BananaIP , was recently interviewed by Bar & Bench about his latest legal thriller “Pirates of Bollywood”. Commenting on why he chooses to write IP based legal thrillers, Dr. Kalyan said, “ Over the years, I have been working on disseminating IP knowledge through workshops and conferences, books and research papers, writings on SiNApSE blog, IP Radio etc. At one point, I felt spreading knowledge through entertainment could help me take the message far and wide”.

Date : 26/01/2015


BananaIP Chosen as Strategic IP Partner for IIT Mumbai’s International Business Plan Competition

BananaIP has been selected as the strategic IP partner for “Eureka”, the prestigious international business plan competition conducted by IIT Bombay. BananaIP will be responsible for providing IP and related consultancy to the finalists of Eureka. The winners of the event will be declared and awarded prizes during E-Summit 2015, to be held at IIT Mumbai.

Date : 11/01/2015


Dr. Kalyan Quoted in the Indian Express

BananaIP’s Managing Parter, Dr. Kalyan, was recently interviewed by the Indian Express for an article titled “More Spends on Patents Needed” which looked at the low number of patents being filed by Indian companies in India as compared to MNCs or NRIs. Dr. Kalyan observed that “MNCs see patents as an investment and not expenditure. Most Indian companies are not IP-savvy and those who file patents do not know how to leverage them for business development,”.

Date : 11/01/2015


Dr. Kankanala’s book, Pirates of Bollywood reviewed by Winnowed.

Winnowed, an online blog, published a book review of Dr. Kankanala’s book, Pirates of Bollywood calling it an interesting read on January 4, 2015.

http://winnowed.blog.in/2015/01/book-review-pirates-of-bollywood-by.html

Date : 04/01/2015


Dr. Kankanala’s book Indian Patent Law and Practice cited in an article published by Boston University.

Boston University published an Article “Are all genes equal?”  Written by Samantak Ghosh which cited Dr. Kankanala’s book ‘Indian Patent Law and Practice’ in 2015.

https://www.bu.edu/jostl/files/2015/02/20_1_ghosh.pdf

Date : 2015


Dr. Kankanala gets published by NALSARPRO.

NALSARPRO published an article “Complications in Patenting Biotech Inventions: A Peek at US Law.” authored by Dr. Kankanala about complications in biotechnology patents in 2015.

http://www.nalsarpro.org/PL/Articles/patentcomplication.pdf

Date : 2015


Dr. Kankanala’s Book, Indian Patent Law and Practice cited in a JSS Law College publication.

JSS Law College published an article “Patents and Public health- Price of health and Cost of Monopoly”  by Ms. Saloni which cited Dr. Kankanala’s Book, Indian Patent Law and Practice in 2015.

http://jsslawcollege.in/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/Patents-and-Public-health.pdf

Date : 2015


Lecture on IP at Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore

BananaIP’s Partners, Mr. Sanjeeth Hegde and Mr. Somshekar Ramakrishna, were invited by the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, to deliver a lecture on using IP as a business strategy for the participants in the Management Program for Entrepreneurs and Family Businesses. The participants were owners of organizations from the high tech, manufacturing and finance industries. The event was held on December 18th, 2014. .

Date : 18/12/2014


Dr.Kalyan quoted in The Telegraph

“Image Conscious”

Celebrities have become aggressive about protecting their personality rights.

Date : 06/11/2014


Dr. Kankanala’s book, Indian Patent Law and Practice suggested by TheFreeLibrary

TheFreeLibrary published an article “Indian pharmaceutical patent law and the effects of Novartis AG v. Union of India.” which suggested Dr. Kankanala’s book, Indian Patent Law and Practice as a reference on September 22, 2014.

Click for details

Date :  22/09/2014


Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala was the keynote speaker at Le Meridian

Dr. Kalyan Kankanala was the key note speaker at Le Meridian Hotel, Bangalore on 12th September, 2014. In his address to IT professionals from MNC’s and other Corporates, he spoke about “The Changing Landscape of Open Source Licenses”.

Date :  12/09/2014


Dr. Kankanala’s book, Indian Patent Law and Practice cited in the Washington University Global Studies Law Review.

Washington University Global Studies Law Review published an article which cited Dr. Kankanala’s book, Indian Patent Law and Practice on September 22, 2014.

http://openscholarship.wustl.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1500&context=law_globalstudies

Date :  22/09/2014


PRLOG issues a press release about Dr. Kankanala’s talk on Changing Landscape of Open Source Licenses.

The PRLOG issued a press release about Dr. Kankanala’s talk on the Changing Landscape of Open Source Licenses in the seminar organized by BananaIP on September 1, 2014.

https://www.prlog.org/12365808-dr-kalyan-kankanala-to-talk-on-the-changing-landscape-of-open-source-licenses.html

Date :  01/09/2014


Dr. Kankanala’s book suggested by Comparative Patent Remedies

Comparativepatentremedies, an online blog on patents, has suggested Dr.Kankanala’s book Indian Patent Law and Practice, which he co-authored with his colleagues from Brain League in understanding Indian Patent Law in India on July 11, 2014.

http://comparativepatentremedies.blog.in/2014/07/

Date : 11/07/2014


Dr.Kalyan quoted in The New Indian Express article

“India Shaken But Not Stirred by US Concerns About Patent Laws”

Date : 04/05/2014


Dr.Kalyan invited to speak by Crompton Greaves

Dr. Kalyan was invited by Crompton Greaves, the global pioneering leader in the management and application of electrical energy, to deliver a presentation about “Patenting in Software and Automation” during their annual Technology Day. The event brought together Crompton Greaves’ technologists and engineers from across India to discuss the values of innovation for the organization.

Date : 20/05/2014


BananaIP in the News

Dr. Kalyan, Managing Partner of BananIP Counsels, was recently interviewed for an article titled “There is a rush for patents” published in The Hindu on April 14th, 2014. The article talks of the increase in patent filings in the state of Karnataka and likens it to a gold rush.

Date : 29/04/2014


IP Training at HAL Academy

“BananaIP’s partners, Mr. Nitin Nair and Mr. Somashekar Ramakrishna, conducted a training session on Intellectual Property capacity building for HAL Senior Management on 23rd April, 2014”

Date : 23/04/2014


Dr. Kalyan presents at MIPS, 2014 – IIT Bombay

Dr. Kalyan presented on the value of 20 year patent term for the mechanical industry at an international conference organized by IIT Bombay on 2nd Feb, 2014. The details of the event are available

Date : 02/02/2014


Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala was the Chairperson for a Session on management of intellectual property and strategy at IIT – Bombay

Dr. Kalyan Kankanala was the chairperson at a Session on management of intellectual property and strategy at IIT – Bombay on 31st January, 2014. In his address to students and faculties, he spoke about “Management of Intellectual Property and Strategy”.

Date : 31/01/2014


Nitin presents at CII conference

Mr. Nitin, head of Electronics / IT at BananaIP gave a presentation for CII conference titled, Cluster level IP Awareness program for Textiles at Kolahapur and for Plastics at Balasore (ppt). The details of the event are available at the following link:

Date : 12/04/2013


Dr. Kalyan organizes IP awareness programme with UNIDO

Dr. Kalyan organized a programme in association with UNIDO at CII office Noida for SME’s and educational institutions. You can view the presentationhere. The details of the event are available

Date : 20/11/2013


Dr. Kankanala made news in The Hindu with Road Humps and Sidewalks

The Hindu published an article introducing Dr. Kankanala’s book, Road humps and Sidewalks and his upcoming book, Pirates of Bollywood on November 7, 2013.

http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-features/tp-metroplus/kalyan-kankanala-author-of-road-humps-and-sidewalks/article5322972.ece

Date : 07/11/2013


Dr. Kalyan presents at CII conference, Mysore

Dr. Kalyan presented on the role of IP audits for SME’s at an IP conference organized by the Mysore chapter of CII.

Date : 06/08/2013


Dr. Kankanala’s expert opinion on Patents for start-ups.

Franchise India, an online blog, published an expert opinion of Dr. Kankanala in the article “Is Your Idea Patented?” which was regarding patenting tips for startups in June, 2013.

https://www.franchiseindia.com/entrepreneur/magazine/2013/june/Is-Your-Idea-Patented_10-6-1/

Date : 06/2013


Dr. Kankanala’s exclusive interview by Rhoda Baxter

Rhoda Baxter published an exclusive interview of Dr. Kankanala in the article “Inheritance books – Kalyan Kankanala” discussing his choice of books that he would leave behind for his future generations, on April 27, 2013.

https://rhodabaxter.com/2013/04/27/inheritance-books-kalyan-kankanala/

Date : 27/04/2013


Dr. Kankanala’s book, Road Humps and Sidewalks receives interest from SpicyIP

SpicyIP published a brief introduction to Dr. Kankanala’s book, Road Humps and Sidewalks on their website in the article “SpicyIP Tidbit: An IP Thriller from an IP lawyer” on March 19, 2013.

https://spicyip.com/2013/03/spicyip-tidbit-ip-thriller-from-ip.html

Date : 19/03/2013


Dr. Kankanala cited in International Journal of Scientific Research Publication

International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, published a paper authored by Jagdish A. T., on Intellectual Property and Patentee Protection to Bioinformatics, titled “Law of Intellectual Property and Bioinformatics.” cited Dr. Kankanala from his book, Genetic Patent Law and Strategy on January 1, 2013.

http://www.ijsrp.org/research-paper-1301/ijsrp-p1396.pdf

Date : 01/01/2013


Dr. Kankanala’s article published by Journal of Intellectual Property Rights

Journal of Intellectual property rights published an article “Business value from Intellectual Property” authored by Dr. Kankanala on the value of Intellectual Property in business on September 17, 2012.

http://nopr.niscair.res.in/bitstream/123456789/14759/1/JIPR%2017%285%29%20369-373.pdf

Date : 17/09/2012


Dr. Kankanala receives gratitude from Robert H. Myer

Journal Of Intellectual Property rights published an article “A review and analysis of a section of India’s innovation, entrepreneurship, knowledge management and technology policy literature”  by Robert H. Myer who thanked Dr. Kankanala for his support and motivation, in September 2012.

http://nopr.niscair.res.in/bitstream/123456789/14762/1/JIPR%2017%285%29%20390-399.pdf

Date : 09/2012


Dr. Kankanala – the guest editor for Journal for Intellectual Property Rights’ Special issue

Journal for Intellectual Property Rights featured Dr. Kankanala as the guest editor for their special issue “Leveraging IP for Business Advantage” in September, 2012.

http://www.niscair.res.in/jinfo/JIPR/JIPR%2017(5)%20(Cover%20Page).pdf

Date : 09/2012


Dr. Kankanala’s talk on Patent use in the Pharmaceutical Industry-press release issued by Newswire

Newswire issued a press release about Dr. Kankanala’s talk on the use of patents in the Pharmaceutical Industry and Biotechnology during the seminar “Using patents for competitive advantage.”  hosted by Intellecture on April 10, 2012.

https://www.newswire.com/using-patents-for-competitive-advantage/31038

Date : 10/04/2012


Dr. Kankanala’s books, Pirates of Bollywood and Road Humps and Sidewalks listed as legal thrillers by Rhoda Baxter

Rhoda Baxter’s website published an article “Patent attorney heroes – Marsh is not alone.” which listed Dr. Kankanala’s books, Pirates of Bollywood and Road Humps and Sidewalks as legal thrillers involving patents, on March 29, 2012.

Patent Attorney heroes – Marsh is not alone

Date : 29/03/2012


Dr. Kankanala featured in IITM”s Rural Technology and Business incubator

IITM”s Rural Technology and Business incubator published an introduction to Dr. Kankanala as a partner in their Annual Report in 2012.

http://www.rtbi.in/assets/Uploads/annual%20reports/Annual_Report_2012.pdf

Date : 2012


Dr. Kankanala’s appointment in the UNIDO published by UNHLAW magazine

UNHLAW magazine published Dr.Kankanala’s appointment as the national expert on IP for United Nations Industrial Development Organization under their alumni profile in the 2012 issue.

https://law.unh.edu/sites/default/files/media/pages/magazine-2012-summer.pdf

Date : 2012


Dr. Kankanala speaks graciously of his faculty at UNHLAW in its magazine

UNHLAW magazine published Dr. Kankanala’s thoughts as an esteemed faculty in the honorary issue in 2012.

https://law.unh.edu/sites/default/files/media/pages/magazine-2012-summer.pdf

Date : 2012


Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala was the keynote speaker at IIT- Madras Research Park, Chennai

Dr. Kalyan Kankanala was the key note speaker at IIT, Madras Research Park on 09th September, 2011. In his address to IT professionals from MNC’s and other Corporates, he spoke about “Deriving value from your IP”.

Date : 09/09/2011


Dr. Kankanala’s book featured in UNH Law Alumni Magazine

UNH Law Alumni Magazine mentioned Dr. Kankanala’s book, Indian Patent Law and Practice in their 2011 issue.

http://scholars.unh.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1004&context=alumni_mag

Date : 2011


Dr. Kankanala’s talk on “Building Valuable IP” published by Pressbox.co.uk

Pressbox, which is based in the UK, published an article about Dr. Kankanala’s talk on deriving value from Intellectual Property at a seminar hosted by Intellecture on August 10, 2011.

Building Valuable Intellectual Property (IP) .

http://www.pressbox.co.uk/Legal/Seminar_on_Building_Valuable_Intellectual_Property_IP__733725.html

Date : 10/08/2011


Dr. Kankanala’s book, Gene Patent Law and Strategy cited in a NYU Annual Survey of American Law publication

NYU Annual Survey of American Law published an article “Patent policy, natural products, and the gene patent debate: seeking the proper judicial mode of analysis”  by Mathew M. Karlan on the gene patent debate which cited Dr. Kankanala’s book, Gene Patent Law and Strategy on May 4, 2011.

http://www-law-nyu-309756845.us-east-1.elb.amazonaws.com/sites/default/files/upload_documents/NYU-Annual-Survey-67-1-Karlan.pdf

Date : 04/05/2011


Dr. Kankanala- an expert in IIT Bombay’s confluence

SpicyIP published an article announcing a confluence that listed Dr. Kankanala one amongst the experts on December 31, 2010 during the, “2nd IPR Researcher’s Confluence at IIT Bombay”

https://spicyip.com/2010/12/2nd-ipr-researchers-confluence-at-iit.html

Date : 31/12/ 2010


Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala was the keynote speaker at IIM – Bangalore

Dr. Kalyan Kankanala was the key note speaker at IIM – Bangalore on 4th October, 2010. In his address to many students and faculties of IIM – Bangalore, he spoke about “Knowledge Based Businesses: Processes and Ecosystem”.

http://www.iimb.ac.in/node/2096

Date : 04/10/ 2010


Dr. Kankanala’s workshop content posted by BIRAC

BIRAC published Dr. Kankanala’s workshop on IP in Biotechnology organized by BIRAP and WIPO on their website on December 7, 2010, titled “Industrial Property Rights and Technology Management”.

http://www.birac.nic.in/webcontent/IP_Workshop_Chennai.pdf

Date : 07/12/ 2010


Dr. Kankanala’s book now for sale, says Education and Intertainment

Educationandintertainment, an online blog, published the news of Dr.Kankanala’s book availability for sale on their website under books for IPR on July 6, 2010.

http://educationandintertainment.blogspot.in/2010/07/books-for-iprintellectual-property.html

Date : 06/07/ 2010


OnlinePRmedia issues a press release about Dr. Kankanala’s talk in Pune

OnlinePRmedia issued a press release about Dr. Kankanala’s talk in Pune about Dr. Kankanala’s talk on IP risks in product/process development, in a seminar held in Pune on May 19, 2010.

Intellectual Property and Business Advantage – https://www.onlineprnews.com/news/36447-1274249780-seminar-on-intellectual-property-and-business-advantage-on-may-21st-2010-in-pune.html#sthash.qxJVGU4U.dpuf

Date : 19/05/ 2010


Dr. Kankanala’s talk on patents published by Industry 2.0

Industry 2.0, a blog published an article about Dr. Kankanala’s talk on ‘Patents for Competitive Advantage’, in the seminar hosted by Intellecture on April 19, 2010.

http://www.industry20.com/detail/news/Business_and_Economy/Intellecture-to-     Organize-Seminar-on-Using-Patents-for-Competitive-Advantage/2123

Date : 19/04/ 2010


Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala was the keynote speaker at I-WIN IP Services

Dr. Kalyan Kankanala was the key note speaker at a seminar conducted by I-WIN IP Services, Hyderabad on 10th July, 2009. In his address to IT professionals from MNC’s and other Corporates, he spoke about “Analyzing patentability requirements”.

Date : 10/07/2009


Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala was the keynote speaker at IIT – Kanpur

Dr. Kalyan Kankanala was the key note speaker at IIT, Kanpur on 22nd January, 2009. In his address to the students and faculties of IIT – Kanpur, he spoke about “Integrating IP Strategy with business Strategy”.

Date : 22/01/2009


Dr. Kankanala inaugurates K.S.L.U’s Moot Court Society

K.S.L.U.’s Law School journal published a report on Dr. Kankanala for inaugurating their Moot Court Society in 2009.

http://www.kslu.ac.in/pdf_files/journey_so_far/KSLU_Journey_SO_FAR.pdf

Date : 2009


IndiaPRwire issues a press release about Dr. Kankanala’s talk in Chennai

IndiaPRwire issued a release about Dr. Kankanala’s talk on analyzing risks involved in IP in Chennai on October 17, 2008.

“Intellectual Property and Business Advantage”

http://www.indiaprwire.com/pressrelease/education/2008101714373.htm

Date : 17/10/2008


Dr. Kankanala receives gratitude in a paper published by NALSAR

NALSAR published a paper titled “Trips, patents and parallel imports in India: A proposal for amendment” co-authored by Mrinalini Kochupillai, thanking Dr. Kankanala for his inputs and comments which was also published by Research Gate in October, 2008.

https://www.nalsar.ac.in/IJIPL/Files/Archives/Volume%202/4.pdf

Date : 10/2008


Dr. Kankanala’s book, Genetic Patent – Law & Strategy receives interest from SpicyIP

SpicyIP published a brief introduction to Dr. Kankanala’s book, Genetic Patent – Law & Strategy on their website on August 16, 2007.

https://spicyip.com/2007/08/genetic-patent-law-strategy-by-dr.html

Date : 16/08/2007


Dr. Kankanala’s paper published by SSRN

SSRN published a paper authored by Dr. Kankanala with his colleague, Arun Narasani from Brain League, on “Testing Parameters for Software Patentability” on July 25, 2005.

Testing Parameters for Software Patentability – https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=1991751

Date : 25/07/2005


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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