This clinic was initiated with the aim to aid innovative and advanced academic research in the field of IP Laws for the legal and non-legal fraternity and conducting various training and extension activities for creating more awareness in the field of IP laws. Today Intellectual Property has gained abundant presence. From a small discovery to a great innovation for mankind, IPR finds its ambit almost everywhere. With the eternal presence of Internet, the issues of infringement of Intellectual Property Rights of the less privileged or the non-law professionals has also gained pace.
Considering these challenges, IP Law Clinic was established. The aim is to make students and various stakeholders apt in the knowledge and advancement of IPRalong with their corresponding Rights and duties along with the development of an understanding about the vitality of IPR Laws in both students and otherstakeholders. This clinic provides a platform for healthy deliberation, discussion and debate in the field of IPR and contemporary socio legal issues and challenges pertaining to IPR.
Faculty of Law organized a Special Lecture on World Intellectual Property Day, themed “Policy and Practice of IPR – Convergence and Divergence” on April 26, 2021 on its virtual platform. The session was delivered by Prof. Vivekanandan, Vice Chancellor, Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur, Chhattisgarh.
Similarly, the clinic organised a Virtual National Webinar on Contemporary Challenges of IP Law on December 18, 2021. The guest speakers for the event were Mr. Vedant Pujari , Managing partner Accurse Legal , Dr. Sunanda Bharti, Associate Professor ,Faculty of Law , Delhi University and Dr. Van Anh Leh, Lecturer IP Law Oxford University.