/Tag: IP

India’s roadmap to an innovation economy

2019-03-29T07:18:52+00:00March 28th, 2019|2019, Global Edition – March 2019|

The world’s fastest growing large economy is taking clear steps toward its innovation dividend. Traditionally, India has embraced a legal framework that viewed intellectual property (IP)-led innovation as a cost attached to foreign investment. However, since the inception of the National IP Rights Policy in 2016, Indian policymakers have begun to acknowledge IP as a tool that could both inspire domestic innovators and help commercialise their ideas — a win-win situation that would even enable foreign innovators to bolster transformative [...]

As India’s economy grows, so does attention to Intellectual Property

2020-03-24T06:32:20+00:00October 26th, 2018|2017/2018, UK Edition – October 2018|

An Intellectual Property (IP) expert explores India’s momentum and platforms to meet the challenges of IP rights head on. India continues to maintain its position as the world’s fastest-growing economy, a trend that coincides with the implementation of the nation’s first National Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) Policy and a huge upswing in IP applications in the country. In the first quarter of the 2018-19 fiscal year ending June 30, India’s gross domestic product (GDP) grew 8.2 per cent, outpacing its [...]