Published On: 01/10/2016

Practice Area: Intellectual Property


The third quarter of the year has seen remarkable developments in the field of copyright law. In addition to the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, India, bringing online broadcasting of copyrighted content under the ambit of the Copyright Act, 1957, there was a row of decisions on several copyright aspects. After years of wait, the Patent Agent examination will also be organized soon by the Indian Patent Office. This Newsletter brings to you an update on all substantial developments of the quarter.