Ms. Sangeeta Das, a Patent Agent at S.S. Rana & Co., recently spoke at a Patent Awareness Workshop organized by Desh Bhagat University’s Patent Information Centre. The workshop was attended by industrialist from Ludhiana, Mandi Gobindgarh, Amargarh, Amloh, Rajpura and experts from TIFAC DST, Government of India, students and staff members from the Faculty of Engineering of Desh Bhagat University.
The event was inaugurated by the University Chancellor Dr. Zora Singh, who stated that the objective of the event was to teach the students of the university about the various facets of intellectual property, like patents, trademarks, industrial designs and copyright, etc. The Chief Guest on this occasion was Vinod Vashist, President of All India Steel Rolling Association, who shared his views on Copyright, and the challenges faced by entreprenuers in the changed knowledge regime.
The topic of Ms. Das’s lecture was ‘Industrial Designs and Trademarks in India’. The talk initially focused on the basics of Industrial Designs and Trademark Law followed by the importance and practical aspects of Trademark and Design Registration in India.