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FREQUENTLY AKSED QUESTIONS ABOUT PATENTS IN INDIA


 
 

INDIAN IP LAWS

  PATENTS
 
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What is a Patent?

What can be patented in India?

What is new invention within the meaning of Indian Patents Act?

What is an inventive step?

What is industrial applicability?

What are not inventions within the meaning of Indian Patents Act?

Who can apply for a patent?

How can a person apply for a patent in India?

What is provisional specification?

What is Complete Specification?

When should an application for a patent be filed in India?

Can patent applications also be filed electronically by online system?

Can published or disclosed inventions be patented in India?

Under what conditions a grace period of 12 months for filing the application, after the publication of invention, is given?

When is an application for patent published by the Patent Office in India?

What are the benefits of publication of the application?

Can the publication of application be expedited in India?

What is request for examination?

Can the examination of patent applications be expedited in India?

What happens to a patent application once it is examined?

Can a pre-grant opposition be filed in India?

Can a post-grant opposition be filed in India?

What all information is comprised in the Patent Office Journal in India?

What do the words "Patent Pending" or "Patent Applied For" notify?

What is the date of Patent?

What is the term of Patent in India?

How can a patentee keep a patent in force for the full patent term?

Is it necessary to seek patent office’s permission to file patent application outside India?

Under what conditions is it necessary to deposit biological material in the international depository authority?

Does Indian Patent give global protection?

Does grant or refusal of a patent in one country has implications on its grant or refusal in another country?

What is the Paris Convention?

What are the significant features of the Paris Convention?

What is Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT)?

How is PCT useful to the contracting states?

What is the procedure of handling the application under the PCT?

What is the meaning of delayed processing of the application by the national phase or the regional phase?

What are the advantages of the delayed processing?

Which is the appropriate office in India in relation to international applications?

How can an International Patent Application be filed through PCT?

What is the procedure for claiming the fee benefit for Small entity?

What is the fee for filing patent application in India?

Expedited or Early Examination of Patents under the Indian Patent Law

Who can file a Request for Expedited Examination of Patents in India?

What are the Advantages of filing an Expedited Examination Request of Patent in India?

How can an Ordinary Examination Request be converted to an Expedited Examination Request for Patents in India?

Is Publication of Patent Application Mandatory before Requesting Expedited Examination of Patent in India?

What is the Fee for Filing Request for Expedited Examination of Patent in India?

What is the Fee for Filing Conversion from Request for Ordinary Examination to Request for Expedited Examination of Patent in India?

How is the Examination Conducted after Filing Expedited Examination Request for Patent in India?

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