In the modern era, pharmaceutical industry has been witnessing introduction of new and improvised drugs in a market that is driven by rapid changes in technology. Over the past decades, many advancements in pharmaceutical sector had led to introduction of critically important drugs that saved lives of millions of people. Major parts of the revenues generated from these drugs... Read More
Registration for a patent allows an Applicant to limit unauthorized use of its invention by others. However, patent rights are territorial in nature, meaning that applicability of patent is restricted to the territory in which it is granted. As a result, in order to protect an invention in different countries, separate patent applications need to be filed in desired... Read More
Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) is a multilateral treaty concluded in Washington in 1970 and came into force in 1978. It is administered by International Bureau (IB) of World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), Geneva.
PCT provides a platform to applicants seeking patent protection for their inventions... Read More