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Jul 03, 2017
Indian Patent Office reissues guidelines for computer-related inventionsStakeholders had stated that the guidelines issued in August 2015 could place the Indian software industry at the mercy of multinational corporations.
May 24, 2016
Pharma battle: Indian Patent office and MNCs should resist from the confrontational policyDrug MNCs especially from the US have had a problematic relationship with the Indian Patent office so much so that the US government has placed India in the list of patently unfriendly patent countries in the world
Feb 23, 2016
India's patent office says no to software patents, but copyrights still validThe Government and Patent office issue guidelines that effectively say no to software patents. Patents will still be granted, but under very stringent guidelines.
Jan 12, 2016
Delays in patent application can threaten PM Modi’s ‘Make In India’ campaignA patent application takes, on average, six years to get approved in India, according to an IndiaSpend analysis of 68,000 patents granted over the past 10 years, a process that threatens the innovation required for the Prime Minister’s industrialisation push.
Jan 16, 2015
Gilead to challenge hepatitis C drug patent rejectionAn order by deputy controller of patents and designs Hardev Karar has said Gilead, which sells the drug under the Sovaldi brand in the US, failed to prove that there were enhancement of therapeutic efficacy in the new discovery.