IPR Current Affairs

PepsiCo and Potato Farmers Case

PepsiCo had sued farmers for “illegally growing and selling” a potato variety registered in the …

EU’s New Copyright Law

The European Union’s Parliament recently passed a new copyright directive.

Issues in the Draft National E-commerce Policy

The e-commerce policy and the Aadhaar ordinance seem to have disregarded the Srikrishna panel and TR…

EU Copyright Directive

The European Parliament recently approved a new copyright legislation.

India’s Plan on Google’s Antitrust Actions

Competitive Commission of India will consider carefully the principles of EC's actions in the google…

EU's fine on Google

The EU had slapped a record € 4.34-billion ($5.04 billion) antitrust fine on Google.

Concerns due to Patenting of Secondary Drugs

Inspite of anti-evergreening provisions Indian Patent Office has been granting more secondary patent…

The Spirit of Patenting – Form 27

A PIL has sought better disclosure of ‘working requirements’ for pharma patents\n\n

Regulating the “Khadi Brand”

KVIC has threatened to sue Fabindia for misusing the trademark chakra

Drug Patents Law in India

India’s rejection of secondary patents has kept blockbuster medicines affordable for many
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