Intellectual Property Rights | Notes, Cases & Study Material

By | October 21, 2020
Intellectual Property Rights

Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) are an essential but often overlooked set of rights. The creative rights over an original piece of work, invention or even an idea behind a business can come under the purview of Intellectual Property Rights.

With the emergence of the digital age,  instances of plagiarism and copyright infringements have increased manifold. Strict laws to prevent theft of intellectual property have become absolutely necessary to create an atmosphere of trust and to encourage innovation.

Legal Bites’ comprehensive study material on Intellectual Property Laws consists of six modules. They cover various topics like piracy, trademark registration and patents. Readers who are passionate about Intellectual Property Rights and aim to pursue a career in it will benefit immensely from this course.

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Module: 1 

  1. Basic Concept of Intellectual Property (IPR)
  2. Characteristics and Nature Of Intellectual Property Rights
  3. Justifications for the Protection of IP Rights | Explained
  4. 5 Leading Cases of Intellectual Property Rights
  5. Major International Instruments | Intellectual Property
  6. Comparative Study: Intellectual Property Laws in UK, US and India

Module: 2

  1. Introduction to Copyright
  2. Trade Secret: Meaning and Criteria for Protection
  3. Plagiarism in the Cyberspace | Copyright and Cyber Law
  4. Limitations of Copyright Law in Cyberspace
  5. Remedies of Copyright Infringement

Module: 3

  1. Trademarks: An Overview
  2. Historical Development of Trademark Law
  3. Honest Concurrent User of Trademarks
  4. Everything about Well-Known Trademarks
  5. Kinds of Trademark
  6. Grounds for Refusal to Register a Trademark | Explained

Module: 4

  1. Designs Law in India: Introduction, Meaning and Case Laws
  2. Piracy of Registered Designs: Grounds of Defence and Passing Off
  3. Law Relating To Piracy Of Designs In India
  4. Difference between Trademark and Design Registration

Module: 5

  1. Introduction to the Patent Regime in India: Overview
  2. Development of Patent Law in India
  3. Subject Matter of Patent Law
  4. Rights of a Patentee under Indian Law
  5. How To File A Patent In India- A Detailed Patent Filing Process
  6. Grounds of Patent Opposition
  7. Software Patents in Today’s World
  8. Working of Patents and Compulsory License

Module: 6

  1. How COVID-19 can Impact the Patent Laws of Essential Medicines in India
  2. The Nexus between IPR and Competition Law

7 thoughts on “Intellectual Property Rights | Notes, Cases & Study Material

  1. Jean Johnson

    My ex-boyfriend constructed a steel shelter and installed an electric gate on my property…Is that considered immovable property? and does he have the right to remove them without my consent?

    Reply
    1. Hritik

      Being an immovable property or not, is never a question of the subject matter, but the fact which is subjective is that he did that on your property without your consent, which may subject to trespass, and nuisance.

      Reply
  2. yaadvi dhawan

    There is a rising requirement for enterprises and experts to methodically consider the means required for ensuring, overseeing, and authorizing intellectual property rights, to get the most ideal business results from its proprietorship. These study material gives an understanding of the laws identified with intellectual property and the organization of these laws.

    Reply
    1. Himanshu Saini

      This whole section comprises articles related to Intellectual Property Rights. Please feel free to read any of them.

      Reply

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