December 16, 2017

Priya Sampath, Associate in our Bengaluru Office, conducted a workshop titled “Intellectual Property Rights 101 – Protecting your Brand and Product”, for the benefit of startups operating at the GreenBubbles Co-Working Space in Bengaluru.

The key topics covered during this workshop included

(a) Explaining the legal basics associated with different various forms of intellectual property rights;

(b) Explaining the legal criteria required to be satisfied, so as to claim IP rights under the Trade Marks Act, 1999, Patents Act, 1970 & the Copyright Act, 1957; and

(c) Explaining why it is important for startups to have a coherent IPR Strategy from the time of their inception.