The results of the FIRST IPR Essay Writing Competition conducted by INNOVPATH in association with WORDICTIP is HERE.
About the organisation
Innovpath is the vision of Mr. Ashok Ram Kumar Founder- Sr. IPR Attorney WORDICT-IP to bring awareness among people regarding Intellectual Property Rights. It aims to do so by training, mentoring and conducting conferences.
WORDICT-IP is the oldest and premier Law Firm from Hyderabad. A boutique IP Firm established in 1992 has the experience of more than 25 years in handling issues exclusively in Intellectual Property – Registration, Enforcement and Valuation.
WORDICT-IP’s first initiative to encourage law students to understand and appreciate Intellectual Property law they are organising an online essay competition. The firm is of the belief that through this competition participants will get an opportunity to improve their knowledge and enhance their writing skills.
This contest is open to all students undergraduate and postgraduate from a legal background. Scholars, academicians and professionals are also invited to participate in the competition.
How does Social Media affect Intellectual Property Rights?
Will Blockchain enhance Intellectual Property Rights?
Should there be a change in the role and functioning of Copyright Societies?
Whether there exists a necessity to patent software for short term?
Is it time for India to adopt a traditional knowledge law?
The following prizes will be awarded:
1st place – Rs. 10,000 (Ten Thousand Rupees)
2nd place – Rs. 7,500 (Seven Thousand five hundred Rupees)
3rd place – Rs 5,000 (Five Thousand Rupees)
Merit certificate will be posted for the best 10 authors and others shall receive a participation certificate through email.
The winning author(s) will also be offered an internship opportunity with WordictIP.
Results will be announced on 30th September 2019.
All interested participants must register by 20th August 2019, confirming their participation in the competition.
Registration fee is Rs. 500/- for a single author.
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