They say inventing something is extraordinary; but to get the work patented, you need to be a genius. This sums up the significance, technicalities and complexity of the patent filing process. There have been several instances of applications not being admitted due to non-patentability of the product or losing a patent to someone else because of missing a deadline. Being prepared for these situations in advance enables the applicant to be well equipped at every step of the procedure, from appropriate patent search to filing requirements. While some inventors choose to undertake the procedure themselves or through a company they work for, some choose to engage an expert. Thus, whether you are an individual, company or a lawyer, it is important for you to be thorough with the legalities of patent filing.
This course provides learners with a knowledge base that can help them understand various aspects of patent laws in India; including, but not limited to, identifying patent publications, filing a patent application, patent extension or removal, nature of patents, etc. The course has been designed by professionals with expertise in patent laws to ensure that learners become well-versed with every aspect of the procedure. Further, the course is filled with examples, flow charts and case studies to present information in a lucid manner while preparing the learners for different situations. Obstacles and challenges that a patent applicant might face during the filing procedure are detailed, along with remedies to curb them.
After completing this course, you will be able to:
Language : English
Learners must submit all assignments and secure at least 50% in Certification Exam at the end of the course to obtain the course certificate.
Video Lectures by Advocate Avani Bansal, Supreme Court of India