10 April 2013

IPR Amicus: May 2012

The "Article" section features an insight into the practice of divisional patents in India. Amendments to Japanese IP laws came into effect on 1-4-2012. The IPR Law & Procedure section captures some of the major changes like joint technology or product development activities and dispute resolution. Decisions from various fora – Indian High Court, IPAB, CJEU and the US Supreme Court have been covered in the case-law section. They relate to, use of counterclaim provision in the US, extent of copyright protection to computer programs, concurrent use of trademark on honest adoption and interim compulsory licence under Indian copyright laws.

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