Event Reminder : Workshop on Innovation,Creativity and IP Policy at NUJS in association with Max Planck Institute


Since our last announcement about the NUJS Max Planck IP Workshop, we have added a number of new speakers and moderators which promises to make this dialogue a fabulous one! Please find the new schedule annexed below.  So hurry and shoot an email to me at [email protected] to register. Just 3 more days left! And just in case the registration fee seems to be a problem, do drop in  a line- we will consider waiver in appropriate cases.          INNOVATION,…


Read More »

Event Reminder : IP Conclave 2010 by CCH India and Fidus Law Chambers


Last two days left for registration and seats are filling up fast!  Avail a special opportunity and get a 10% discount on group bookings (for two or more persons) on your registration by quoting Spicy IP at the time you register!  Hurry up and do not miss the chance – registrations close tomorrow! And here is the speaker profile  Session 1:        Commercialising IP Assets                                                                                                          10.00  – 11:30 am Speakers:         Usha Amonkar, Mahindra and Mahindra Ashok Gupta, Legal Head, Aditya Birla…


Read More »

Event Reminder : IP Conclave 2010 by CCH India and Fidus Law Chambers


Just a quick reminder : CCH India is organizing a one-day Intellectual Property Conclave in collaboration with Fidus Law Chambers on November 12, 2010 in Mumbai. It is for the first time that an IP event has been visualized that is entirely focused on the industry and highlights four disparate but hot IP issues to which the statutory and legislative domain often has no answers. The details of the Conclave were posted here earlier. So hurry and register ! And…


Read More »
Copyright

Updates : Lawaaris-Housefull Controversy- Cal HC says Saregama has the right to grant license!


Earlier this year, I had covered the interim Order passed by the Cal HC in the Lawaaris-Housefull controversy. Readers may remember that CJ Mohit Shah had opined that since the ramification of interpreting complex questions of law will be on the entire film industry, a detailed hearing can take place only after the vacations and had listed the matter on June 21, 2010. As per the information received from the insiders, the CJ had later released the matter from his…


Read More »

Early Bird Catches the Worm : Hurry and Register for the Workshop on Innovation,Creativity and IP Policy


For those of you who haven’t registered for the fabulous forthcoming workshop on Innovation,Creativity and IP Policy as announced by Mathews here,  HURRY!!! This year the NUJS IP Chair is collaborating  with the Max Planck Institute for Intellectual Property, Competition and Tax Law for a  two-day Indo-European dialogue on “Innovation, Creativity and IP Policy”,to  be held at NUJS on 19th and 20th November, 2010.  The Workshop is being sponsored by Microsoft India (chief sponsor), K&S Partners and Altacit Global.  The…


Read More »

Updates : Asked not to dial- Just Dial accuses Askme of Data Theft


Earlier this year, I had reported the legal tussle between Just Dial and Infomedia 18 Limited. Just Dial had accused Infomedia 18 of copyright infringement with respect to the valuable database which has been a result of the extensive research carried out for 14 years,as Infomedia 18 had substantially copied its database and was displaying the same on its website askme.in. The Delhi High Court recognizing the significance and seriousness of the breach allowed an ex parte injunction and restrained…


Read More »

Intellectual Property Conclave 2010 by CCH India and Fidus Law Chambers


CCH India is organizing a one-day Intellectual Property Conclave in collaboration with Fidus Law Chambers on November 12, 2010 in Mumbai. It is for the first time that an IP event has been visualised that is entirely focused on the industry and highlights four disparate but hot IP issues to which the statutory and legislative domain often has no answers. IPC 2010 is a great platform in the Indian region where leading international IP practitioners business leaders, IP experts and…


Read More »
Patent

SpicyIP Jobs: Patent Coordinator for Pharma Company


A reputed Pharmaceutical MNC is looking to hire Patent Coordinators for it’s Gobal Patent Organsation. Qualifications Atleast three years of relevant experience of working independently, preferably in a law firm or MNC and good knowledge of common procedures in connection with handling incoming and outgoing case file correspondences. Responsibilites  As a Patent Coordinator the candidate will be responsible for: (i) Independently handling all formal matters related to Indian patent filing, patent prosecution, and communications with the Indian Patent Office. (ii) Independently…


Read More »
Uncategorized

Anti-Piracy Coordination Cell To Be Launched By FICCI


In an effort to curb the menace of piracy which has increased manifolds owing to the technological developments, FICCI is launching an Anti-Piracy Coordination Cell on October 15,2010 at FICCI,Federation House,New Delhi.This Cell is being launched with the approval of the Ministry for Human Resource Development. The Cell will function as a centralized agency to coordinate the efforts taken by the Government and the industry to curb piracy and will also serve as a platform that represent to the world…


Read More »
Trademark

INTA Seminar on Trademark Filing Strategies in Chennai and Kolkata


International Trademark Association is organizing a seminar on Trademark Filing Strategies in Chennai and Kolkata on October 29 and 30, 2010, respectively. Who Should Attend This Seminar? In-House Counsel  Lawyers / Outside Counsel  Business Development Managers  Marketing Managers  Trademark Service Provider Company Secretaries  The details of the seminar are as follows: CHENNAI Venue: Krishna & Godavari, Marriott Courtyard , 564 Anna Salai,Chennai, 600018 Date: 29th October, 2010 Time: 10:30 am-2:00 pm Speakers:  Rajesh Ramanathan, Attorney, Udwadia and Udeshi.                   Jacob…


Read More »