Leading India’s intervention, Shri Piyush Goyal calls for waiver of IPR and dismantling new trade barriersin the global fight against the pandemic

Ministry of Commerce & Industry Press Release dated 12th Oct 2021 Leading India’s intervention, Shri Piyush Goyal calls for waiver of IPR and dismantling new trade barriersin the global fight against the pandemic “We need to actively resolve new trade barriers like vaccine differentiations or COVID passports, which impose mobility restrictions and impede the movementContinue reading “Leading India’s intervention, Shri Piyush Goyal calls for waiver of IPR and dismantling new trade barriersin the global fight against the pandemic”

India records 572% growth in grant of Patents in last 7 years

India records 572% growth in grant of Patents in last 7 years 28,391 patents granted in 2020-21 as compared to 4,227 grants during 2013-14 . Shri Piyush Goyal confers National Intellectual Property Awards 2020 Centre to impart training & awareness to 10 Lakh students on IPR matters in this Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav (15th Aug,Continue reading “India records 572% growth in grant of Patents in last 7 years”

Simplified Patent and Copyright Registration helping India become an innovation hub

Simplified Patent and Copyright Registration helping India become an innovation hub : Shri Piyush Goyal Fees for Start-ups, MSMEs, Women Entrepreneurs reduced by 80% India sees four fold increase in Patent and Trade Mark registrations during the last 5 years India’s ranking in Global Innovation Index up from 81st to 48th position Ministry of CommerceContinue reading “Simplified Patent and Copyright Registration helping India become an innovation hub”

World Intellectual Property Organization Bars Delhi-based Firm from Illegally Using Brand Name “Khadi”

The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), a specialized agency of the United Nations for brand protection across the world, has ordered a Delhi-based firm against using a domain name www.urbankhadi.com, which illegally uses the  brand name “Khadi”.  The Administrative Panel of WIPO’s Arbitration and Mediation Center has ruled that the firm “Om Soft Solutions”, owned byContinue reading “World Intellectual Property Organization Bars Delhi-based Firm from Illegally Using Brand Name “Khadi””