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Certificate Course in Intellectual Property Law

Certificate Course in Intellectual Property Law
Offered jointly by
Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute
Crest Bio Consulting Pvt. Ltd.
Learning to exploit Intellectual Property Assets for strategic and financial gain is essential in today's knowledge-driven enterprises. Today, IP is considered as, "intangible assets," by corporate leaders. There is monitory value for every new marketable utility idea. There are several different ways in which an innovation driven individual can leverage this to their advantage-as inventors, researchers, marketers or even as guardians for IP created. Those who turn this ability into a core competency and a competitive advantage are likely to experience the greatest success.

We are offering a Course in Intellectual Property Law targeting Scientists and Technologists to learn to protect their innovations and Intellectual Property Rights.
On Completion of this Course you can
  • Use IP skills to become an inventor
  • Fare Better prospects in the job market
  • Get A Chance to monetize inventions
  • Start a business based on an invention
  • Be a Sought after research person
  • Train for the patent agent exam when completing both modules
Course structure:
Module I: Fundamentals of IP (15 hours)

Module II: Secondary level (20 hours)

MODULE-I : Will cover Basics of IP,  Types of IP, Laws & inventions, Structure of IP machinery in India, International treaties, Filing in India and abroad, Special covenants, Government interventions, Types of applications, Rights of inventors

MODULE–II : Will cover Infringement, Redress under the law, Patent search Modalities, Understanding Claims, Patent drafting, PCT applications, Corporate research and patents, Case studies and interpretations
Venue: All the classes will be held at Dr M.G.R. University, Maduravoyal. You can opt for Weekend Modules (2hr sessions on Saturdays) or evening (5-7 PM on weekdays). The classes will start from January 2012.

Course Fee: Module A: Rs.8000/-; Module B: Rs.10000/-; One-time Admission Fee: Rs.2000

Eligibility: Holders of any undergraduate degree in Science or Technology; or students in the final year of their undergraduate degree.

Those interested in registering for this course, are requested to send an email to learn@crestedu.com with the following details: