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Government aims to cut patent examination time to six months

July 24, 2019 1:08 am

At the same time, global innovation landscape is faced with hurdles of increasingly protectionist measures by countries, which has impacted foreign investment, WIPO director general Francis Gurry said.

Patent Applications: Bigger team, faster processing on the cards

August 14, 2018 10:38 am

In comparison to international standards, where a patent is awarded in three years, in India it can take anywhere between five and eight years, one of the main reasons being manpower shortage to scan the patent applications piling up.

Automakers, seeking Silicon Valley tech in vehicle systems, land in patent wars

December 08, 2017 6:09 pm

Top automakers are now entering patent battles, as they try to enable their vehicles with cutting-edge technology features being provided by Silicon Valley companies.

EU patent fee guidelines will favour holders like Qualcomm, Ericsson: Sources

November 27, 2017 7:27 pm

EU regulators are set to unveil patent fee guidelines which favour Qualcomm, Ericsson and other patent holders despite intense lobbying by Apple, German carmakers and other users.

India sees sharp drop in patent applications

January 08, 2014 4:54 pm

Globally, India ranks 7th, China tops list of most patent applications.

Microsoft,Facebook align with patent deal

April 24, 2012 1:22 am

Microsoft,which just bought patents from AOL for $1 billion,is now turning around and selling most of them to Facebook for $550 million