SpicyIP Event : ILS Law College to host National Seminar on “Current Issues in Intellectual Property Laws in India”.

Date : February 5, 2015 - February 6, 2015
Nature : National IP Seminar
Location : ILS Law College, Pune
Contact : As mentioned in the post below

We’re pleased to bring to our readers’ notice that the Intellectual Property Cell of ILS Law College, Pune is organising a National Seminar on “Current Issues in Intellectual Property Laws in India”. The exciting highlight is that all three Indians on MIP’s 50 Most Influential IP Personalities (covered here) are scheduled to attend the seminar !
Please find the details of the seminar below:


Due to the growing importance of Intellectual Property laws in today’s business and legal environment and the interest the subject has generated, it is imperative that law students are trained to understand the fundamental concepts as well as the practical aspects of this area of law. With this object in view, ILS IPR Cell of the ILS Law College is organizing the 2nd edition of ‘Intellectual Property Week (IP Week)’ from 1st to 6th February, 2016.

IPR Week is the key event of ILS Intellectual Property Rights Cell. In its first year, IP week had seen some of the very renowned faces from the field: Dr. Mohan Dewan (R. K. Dewan and Co.), Ashutosh Kane (W.S. Kane and Co.), Mr. Dominic D’Souza (Vice- President Zee Legal), CA Ameya Kunte (Taxsutra) to name a few.

Considering last year’s achievements and student response, the College is organising a National Seminar on “Current Issues in Intellectual Property Laws in India”. The National Seminar is to happen at the end of IP week i.e. on 5th and 6th February 2016. This Seminar will be open for students, faculties and professionals across the country.

About the Speakers

Justice Prabha Sridevan (Retd.) :“Challenges in Intellectual Property Law: a Judge’s Perspective.”

Honourable Justice Gautam S. Patel, Bombay High Court: “Trademark Laws and its Changing Dimensions in India”

Mr Praveen Anand, Managing Partner, Anand and Anand: “Changing Dimensions of Patent Law in India”

Dr Shamnad Basheer, Founder Spicy IP: “Access to Knowledge”

Dr Pradeep Apte: “Economic Analysis of Intellectual Property.”

Click here for the Brochure.



Click here for registration form.

The last date for registration is 16 January 2016

Non ILS Students – Rs. 500,
Others – Rs. 1000

Payment Details

Demand Draft in favour of “Principal, ILS Law College” payable at Pune.

Electronic transfer to: Principal, ILS Law College, Indian Bank, Deccan Gymkhana Branch A/c No: 490076558, IFSC Code IDIB000D007.

Kindly mention in the remarks that this money is for participation in the IP Seminar.

Participants making online payment shall also mail their details (Name, Institution, Mobile No and Transaction Id) to [email protected]


ILS IPR Cell : [email protected]

Faculty Coordinator:
Suvarna Nilakh, [email protected]

Student Coordinators: 
Kamlesh Mali,+91 9975763494;
Yojit Pareek, +91 9823573120;
Aishwarya Bedekar, +91 9764304244;
Ritvik Kulkarni, +91 9881716603;
Sonali Bharadwaj, +91 9673092403

For further details, click HERE.


Kiran George

Kiran Mary George is a Third Year student at ILS Law College, Pune. Her first stint in the world of Intellectual Property law was an internship with a registered copyright society that granted her an insight into the world of copyright in music. Since then, her interest in IPR has taken strong hold, and she enjoys keeping close tabs on developments in the field. She is still discovering her interests, but so far takes a special liking to open access, copyright and trademarks.

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