Training Program on Interface of Intellectual Property Rights in the Pharmaceutical Industry 11th July, 2020.

About the Training Program

IP Assisto is organizing a Training Program for members of the Pharmaceutical Industry. This Program is aimed at providing undergraduate students and young professionals holding degrees in or having passion for pharmacy, pharmaceutical sciences and related innovations with an opportunity to understand the intellectual property rights and related legal aspects with reference to technology and other innovations. It is intended to acquaint them with relevant IP laws in India and abroad, which are especially relevant to the changing scenario in the IPR domain in today’s epoch. It is also intended to help participants understand the benefits and cost of IP protection and its implications to the society at large.

Program Schedule

Session 1 (11:00am – 12:00pm)

Speaker- Ms. Swati Kaushal, Assistant Professor, Amity Law School, Amity University

Topic – Overview of IPR Aspects Relevant to the Pharmaceutical Industry

  • Patents.
  • Trademarks.
  • Copyrights.
  • Traditional Knowledge.
  • Trade Secrets and, more.

Session 2 (12:15pm – 1:15pm)

Speaker- Dr. Ashwini Siwal, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Delhi

Topic – Protection and Commercialization of New Pharmaceutical Inventions

  • Which form of IP should you choose?
  • Patentability.
  • Compulsory Licensing.
  • Protection in International Market.
  • Commercialization Strategies.
  • Portfolio Management.
  • IP Valuation.

Session 3 (2:15pm – 3:15pm)

Speaker- Mr. Ashwin Sapra, Partner-Pharmaceuticals/ Medical Devices/ Healthcare/ Life Sciences Practice at Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

Topic – Pharmaceutical Regime and its Regulatory Mechanisms

  • Compliance Requirements.
  • Regulatory Aspects.
  • Identification of the Appropriate Regulatory Bodies.
  • Role of the Regulatory Bodies.

Target Audience

  • Professionals/ people passionate about the Pharmaceutical/Biotechnology regime.
  • Undergraduate/postgraduate students in the fields of law/pharma/biotechnology.


The training program will prove instrumental in enhancing the grasping capabilities of the participants in the field of Intellectual Property Rights in relation to the Pharmaceutical/Biotechnology industry. It will help them to hone and to refine their skills.

Registration: Registration is free of cost

Limited no of seats available.

Technical Requirements:

  • High speed internet connection
  • A Zoom account
  • A Facebook account

Enrollment Process:

It is mandatory to register on the link given below:

Last date for Registration: 10th July, 2020

Certificates will be provided

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