Patents and research exemption

Research exemption which is popularly known as safe harbor exemption is a rule of exemption to the rights conferred by patents. Such an exemption is very relevant in case of…

Patent – bane or boon?

This article is contributed by Shri. R.S. Praveen Raj, Senior Scientist, CSIR – NIIST, Thiruvananthapuram (India). He worked as Examiner of Patents & Designs (prior to joining CSIR) in Indian Patent…