Intellectual Property Right: Laws & Benefits

Intellectual Property Right

Intellectual Property Right: Laws & Benefits

Understanding Geographical Indication: A Valuable Intellectual Property Right Geographical Indication (GI) stands as a robust form of intellectual property rights that delineates a product’s origin to a specific area. This association with a particular region attributes the product’s quality or reputation to its birthplace. Remarkable examples like Darjeeling tea, Basmati



Class Goods of Trademarks 1 Chemicals used in industry, science and photography, as well as in agriculture, horticulture and forestry; unprocessed artificial resins, unprocessed plastics; manures; fire extinguishing compositions; tempering and soldering preparations; chemical substances for preserving foodstuffs; tanning substances; adhesives used in industry. 2 Paints, varnishes, lacquers; preservatives against

Patent Venue Laws

Government Circuit Clarifies Patent Venue Laws

Clarifying Patent Venue Statute Post-TC Heartland Era The Government Circuit recently addressed crucial nuances in the post-TC Heartland era, shedding light on the patent venue statute through three key cases: In re HTC Enterprise (No. 2018-130, May 9, 2018), In re ZTE (USA) Inc. (No. 2018-113, May 14, 2018), and

Drug Patent Myths

Drug Patent Myths: Debunking Follow-On Innovation

Understanding Medication Patents and Follow-On Innovations Critics of medication patents often argue that when original patents expire, pharmaceutical companies flood their patent portfolios with insignificant patents, needlessly extending their monopolies to keep prices high. For instance, a vocal critic advocates fighting “drug patent abuse,” arguing that these patents, instead of