PPL 410 - Intellectual Property Law II

4 Unit(s)

Trade marks Definition and nature of trademarks; need for protection-right to apply and the application system-registrable Marks- restrictions on registration-effects of registration-infringement of trademarks- remedies for infringements. Patents: The nature of patentable inventions – international patent system – right to apply and the system of application. Opposition and grounds of revocation- ownership of patents-assignments and licences – infringements and remedies. Trade secrets, trade names, unfair competition and restraints of trade.