Jun 02, 2021 12:59 PM IST
India’s updated proposal on the global IPR waiver has the support of 62 nations and aims to end the pandemic quickly, but it has been opposed by the European Union, the UK and Australia. It will be next discussed on June 8-9 by the TRIPS council of the WTO.
- May 07, 2021 03:01 PM IST
The US has backed India's proposal to temporarily suspend key clauses of a global intellectual property rights rule to boost vaccine availability. But having introduced it seven months ago, and systematically securing the support from 120 middle- and lower-income nations, New Delhi is now content to let Washington convince the European Union, United Kingdom, Japan, and China.
- May 06, 2021 01:07 PM IST
While it has come more than seven months after India and other nations floated a proposal at the WTO wanting to ensure global vaccine availability, the US support is a major step towards arriving at a global consensus on the hard fought issue. Crucially, will vaccine majors relent and give up and their intellectual property rights to ensure everyone gets a jab sooner than later?
- Apr 27, 2018 03:43 PM IST
Trump said yesterday that intellectual property theft is estimated to cost the economy as much as USD 600 billion a year.
- Apr 26, 2018 08:44 PM IST
"Innovation needs legal protection. We are now working on administrating the laws properly. We are modernising patent offices," the commerce and industry minister said at a CII function here.
- Oct 20, 2017 02:05 PM IST
The programme is a joint initiative of Intellectual Property Office of government of India and Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) in association with the Department of Industries and Commerce of the Kerala government, an FICCI release said.
- Apr 24, 2017 02:39 PM IST
- Dec 08, 2016 02:54 PM IST
"India has been a little behind, perhaps,in leveraging in IPR and it has become an impediment," Shah said addressing an event on 'Illicit cross-border trade in goods: impact on economy and consumers' organised by industry body Ficci.
- Nov 08, 2016 08:22 AM IST
Both the MoUs were exchanged in the presence of Prime Ministers Narendra Modi and her British counterpart Theresa May here.
- Oct 18, 2016 03:28 PM IST
A high-level delegation led by US Trade Representative Michael Froman is attending the 10th India-US Trade Policy Forum (TPF) meeting scheduled on 19-20 October here.
- Jul 21, 2016 03:00 PM IST
The management of the newly incorporated companies or the companies opting for diversification generally believe in the practice of inducing the best executives and employees who bring in their know-how, skill and technical expertise that ultimately results in augmenting the business value of the enterprise.
- Jun 29, 2016 11:12 AM IST
The Rajya Sabha member, who consistently attacked RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan and then took potshots at Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, has been lying low after the BJP leadership indicated its unhappiness and Modi voiced disapproval of his conduct.
- Jun 27, 2016 04:00 PM IST
The four short-listed candidates are: Reserve Bank of India Deputy Governor Urjit Patel, former deputy governors Rakesh Mohan and Subir Gokarn and State Bank of India Chair Arundhati Bhattacharya.
- Jun 22, 2016 01:08 PM IST
Government had taken a considered view when it appointed the former IMF economist as CEA, sources in the ministry said.
- Jun 01, 2016 09:52 PM IST
The Minister further said the government has found 16 instances of violation of norms about local content requirement under the National Solar Mission, and lawyers have been working on filing the cases since April.
- May 16, 2016 02:50 PM IST
These remarks assume significance as the US continues to put India on its 'priority watch list' for intellectual property rights (IPR) through its Special 301 report that was released last month.
- May 14, 2016 03:36 PM IST
The policy, with a tagline of 'Creative India: Innovative India', called for updating various intellectual property laws to remove anomalies and inconsistencies in consultation with stakeholders.
- May 13, 2016 10:05 PM IST
India approved its first National Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) Policy on Thursday, where it laid down the roadmap for intellectual property in the country with a vision towards having a creative and innovative nation. Here is an in-depth look.
- May 13, 2016 02:37 PM IST
The Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion (DIPP) will be the nodal department to co-ordinate, guide and oversee implementation and future development of IPR‘s in India.
- May 11, 2016 07:56 PM IST
The Cabinet is likely to take up for consideration a national intellectual property rights
(IPR) policy on May 12.
- Apr 27, 2016 10:34 PM IST
The US government has put India in the "priority watch list" under the special 301 report that it releases annually, according to an AFP report. If the report is accurate this will be third year in a row India finds itself in this list - along with Russia and China.
- Mar 04, 2016 08:04 AM IST
In a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the chamber said that any guideline related with SEPs on fair, reasonable and non-discriminatory (FRAND) terms should not appear in the forthcoming National IPR Policy.
- Feb 10, 2016 10:24 PM IST
According to the Chamber of Commerce, India's patentability norms do not conform to international best practices and there is lack of protection of IPR for the life sciences and pharma sector
- Jan 15, 2016 06:50 PM IST
India's role as a global economic powerhouse and status of an investment destination are increasingly linked to its ability to ensure IPRs are protected with strong IPR rules and enforcement of laws and regulations, the minister said.
- Dec 22, 2015 05:55 PM IST
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