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MIR-023

POST GRADUATE CERTIFICATE IN PATENT PRACTICE c\1 Term-End Examination December, 2011 MIR-023 : INDIAN PATENT LAW AND PROCEDURES Time : 3 hours

Maximum Marks : 100

Note : (i) Answer all the questions from Part-A. Each question carries 2 marks. (ii) Answer any five questions from Part-B. Each question carries 10 marks. (iii) Answer any two questions from Part-C. Each question carries 15 marks.

PART - A 1. Answer the following and ensure that the answer 10x2=20 is brief. (a)

Define Standard Patent.

(b)

What do you mean by patent of addition ?

(c)

Define inventive step under Indian Patent Act 1970.

(d)

What do you mean by revocation of patent in public interest ?

(e)

What are the rights of patent agents ?

(f)

Define prior claiming.

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P.T.O.

What do you mean by (Patent Cooperation Treaty ) PCT ? Who can file an International Patent Application and where it can be filed ? Explain evergreening of patents. What is termination gene ?

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PART - B 2. Answer any Five questions from this part.

5x10=50

(a)

Explain various types of infringement of patent.

(b)

Explain the salient features of Intellectual Property Appellate Board (IPAB).

(c)

Explain technology transfer with the help of practical examples.

(d)

Explain harmonization of patent laws among regions/countries. Explain post-grant oppositions. Explain the doctrine of pith and morrow. Explain compulsory licenses. Under (i) TRIPS agreement (ii) Doha declaration.

(h) What do you mean by abuse or misuse of patent right ?

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P.T.O.

PART - C 3. Answer any two of the following questions. 2x15=30 (a)

Explain the general procedure for filing patent application under PCT.

(b)

What is complete specifications ? How is it different from provisional specification ? Discuss.

(c)

Discuss evolving conditions of patentability.

(d)

Critically examine the provision relating to benefit sharing under the Biological Diversity Act.

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