The webinar on the introduction to intellectual property rights and patent filing begins with its importance in the modern world m. The speaker emphasized the value of intellectual property protection as well as how it supports innovation and creativity. The speaker continued by describing various intellectual property rights, such as patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets. The discussion then turned to patents and how crucial they are for safeguarding fresh ideas and innovations. The requirements for submitting a patent application were described by the speaker, along with the patent application process. The various types of patents, including utility patents, design patents, and plant patents, were also covered by the speaker. The speaker continued by outlining common errors that ought to be avoided and offering advice and best practices for drafting a patent application. The presenter underlined the significance of having a precise and succinct description of the invention and making sure that the application complies with all prerequisites for patentability. The process of patent examination, including the function of patent examiners and the significance of swiftly responding to office actions, was also highlighted in the webinar. The speaker went into detail about the various outcomes of a patent application, such as acceptance, denial, and abandonment.
Event Date : 12th March 2023
Number of Participants : 120