Title: Workshop on IP Rights and Management in association with ITAG Business Solutions Ltd.
Event Type: Workshop
Date: 30th and 31st May 2008
Venue: Institute Premises, Kolkata
- Day 1 - 30th May 2008 - Dr. D.R. Agarwal addressed the opening of the technical session by presenting a paper on General Introduction on IPR and IP Asset Management. An in-depth knowledge on Overview of Patent Filing and Procedures and Patent Cooperative Treaty (PCT) was shared by two delegates from the Indian Patent Office , Kolkata, namely Dr. S. K. Barik and Dr. A. Das, (both are Examiner of Patents and Designs respectively). These sessions were followed by the session on Prior Art Search, presented by Mr. Biswarup Chakraborty (Patent Agent, ITAG Business Solutions Ltd.). Mr. Abhinandan Mohapatra (LL.M, Advocate, ITAG Business Solutions Ltd) explained the Trademark Filing Procedures in India. Thereafter, Ms. Puja Bhupal (LL.M, Advocate, ITAG Business Solutions Ltd) presented a paper on Passing -Off in Trademarks. Finally an open house discussion was held
- Day 2 - 31st May 2008 - Practical sessions were held in which Mr. N.K. Pandey (Director, ITAG Business Solutions Ltd.) gave a briefing on Business Strategies which was followed by a presentation on Information security by Mr. Anurag Agarwal (Director, Board of Studies, Institute of International Trade). A full insight on practical technicalities of Prior Art Search was delivered by Mr. Biswarup Chakraborty (Patent Agent, ITAG Business Solutions Ltd). After which a detailed practical session on Indian Patent filing and filing on International application with the PCT (Patent Cooperation Treaty) was conducted by Mrs. Lipika Pain (Patent Agent, ITAG Business Solutions Ltd). Mr. Abhinandan Mohapatra (LL.M, Advocate, ITAG Business Solution Ltd) gave a demonstration on Trademark application which was followed by a brief lecture on design by Mr. Biswarup Chakraborty. Thereafter Momentoes were given to the participants by Mr. N.K. Pandey. Finally the session came to an end with an open house discussion