Sheetal Chopra and Akash Taneja have released their book “Patent Agent Examination” which aims at providing an overview of the patents system. For one to become a registered patent agent in India, one needs to pass the India patent agent examination and this book aims at providing the required study material for taking this examination.
Sheetal Chopra is a registered patent agent who is currently serving as Senior Assistant Director in the IPR Division of FICCI (Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry). She has also previously worked in the IP department of a multinational pharmaceutical company.
Akash Taneja has worked as the Executive Director, FICCI Institute of Intellectual Property Development and is presently posted as the Joint Director General of Foreign Trade in the Ministry of Commerce & Industry. He has also founded the National Intellectual Property Organisation and is a visiting faculty member at numerous reputed academic and training institutes. More details of the book are given below:
Patent Agent Examination
Author(s) : Sheetal Chopra and Akash Taneja
ISBN : 9788180385056
Year : 2009
Format : Hard Cover
Edition : 1st
Price : INR 795.00 / US$ 39.75
This book aims to provide students as well as professionals an overview of the patents system and relevant study material for qualifying in the Patent Agent Examination. It explains in detail the Indian Patent Act and Rules, licensing agreements and how to draft them, petitions, fees, timelines and forms. Besides, the book contains model answers to previous years’ question papers and tips on the viva voce, which is the final frontier. Students should be well versed with the Indian Patent Act and Rules to qualify in the Patent Agent Examination; therefore, all Sections and Rules have been explained simply and in a consolidated table, and the model answers to the previous years’ questions given in the book have been drafted in consultation with patent law experts. The book will be an immensely valuable resource to both professional Patent Agents and those who aspire to make a career in the complex but fascinating world of patents.