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Intellectual Property Rights and Competition Law in India

Learn about the India competition act and the protection of intellectual property right in this free online course.

Law
Free Course
This free online course takes you through the history of the competition law, anticompetitive agreements and the abuse of dominant position by some enterprises in India. The course contains adequate information on major challenges of intellectual property licensing and competition law in India. By the end of this course, you will be well informed on the main objectives of intellectual property and competition law across India, Europe and America.
  • Duration

    2-3 Hours
  • Assessment

    Yes
  • Certification

    Yes
  • Responsive

    Yes
  • Publisher

    NPTEL

Description

Modules

Outcome

Certification

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Description

The course begins by introducing you to the history of the competition law in India and the competition act that was promulgated in India due to anticompetitve acts and abuse of dominance by some enterprises in India. You will learn about the provisions of the India competition act on abuse of dominant power. You will also learn about the concept of combinations of enterprises, and the various regulations associated with the combinations.

The course also explains the various forms of licensing agreements, and how intellectual property rights interacts with competition law in India. The course explains in detail some of the most interesting and well known intellectual property cases in India. You will learn how the standard commission in India makes analysis on any litigation that arises from intellectual property licensing. 

The course then explains abusive practices by some dominant enterprises with patents. The course gives detailed examples on previous practices by patent holders that led to abuse of market power. You will learn about licensing regulations regarding copyright, around the world. You will also learn about trademarks and its relationship with copyright.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:


  • Explain the brief history of the competition law in India, anti competitive agreements and the abuse of dominant position
  • Discuss the objectives of the competition act of 2002
  • Explain the provisions available regarding the abuse of dominant power
  • Describe the adjudication of the of section 4 of the India act and how to determine dominant position
  • Discuss the combination of various enterprises and the various regulations associated with the combinations
  • Discuss the abusive practices by dominant enterprises related to patent
  • Describe the practices by patent holders that amount to abuse of market power
  • Explain the licensing regulations regarding copyright, and how the practices can lead to abusive practices by the property right holder
  • Describe the relationship between trademark and copyright 

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