Diploma in Intellectual Property Rights Law Examination, 2011 Paper II : COPYRIGHT AND NEIGHBOURING RIGHTS

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1 * * [4047] 202 Diploma in Intellectual Property Rights Law Examination, 2011 Paper II : COPYRIGHT AND NEIGHBOURING RIGHTS Instructions :1) Question No. 9 is compulsory, out of the remaining attempt any five questions. 2) Figures to the right indicate full marks. 1. Enumerate the salient features of Copyright Act Copyright is protection in form and not in idea. Explain Write down the term of copyright in literary, dramatic, musical or artistic works Explain provisions in respect of infringement of copyright in dramatic and musical work Discuss the powers and functions of the Copyright Board Explain how Anton pillar order is an effective civil remedy available to the plaintiff The copyright societies are authorised to issue and grant licences not only inrespect of performance of the work in public but also in respect of all rights relating to any class of work in which a copyright subsists during that period. Explain Write down copyright in material on the Internet Write short notes on any two of the following : 20 a) Films and Copyright b) Copyright and GATT c) Berne convention d) Multiple Rights.

2 * * [4047] 201 Diploma Course in Intellectual Property Rights Laws Examination, 2011 PATENT LAW (Paper I) N.B : 1) All questions are compulsory. 2) Figures to the right indicate full marks. 1. A monopoly of the patent is the reward of the inventor In the light of above statement discuss the objects of the Patent Act, 1970 and also explain its salient features Explain fully the procedure for grant and sealing of patent under the Patent Act What is Surrender and Revocation of Patents? Under what circumstances there can be Surrender and Revocation of Patent? Discuss the provisions relating to assignments of and licences in Patent under the Act Write a detailed note on powers of controller with respect to the application for patent Attempt the following. 16 a) Product Patent and Process Patent. b) Patents of Addition. 4. What are the rights and obligations of patentee? Explain the law relating to specification of invention in detail. 16 P.T.O.

3 [4047] 201 * * 5. Explain fully the provisions for restoration of lapsed patent What amounts to infringement of a Patent? Which acts do not constitute infringement Write short notes on any two : 20 a) Kinds of Intellectual Property. b) Transfer of patent. c) Patents obtained wrongfully. d) Secrecy of certain invention.

4 * * [4047] 203 Diploma Course in Intellectual Property Rights Laws Examination, 2011 Paper III : TRADE MARK Instructions : 1) Question No. 9 (nine) is compulsory, which carries 20 marks. 2) Out of the remaining, attempt any 5 (five) questions, each of such question carries 16 marks. 1. Discuss the provisions regarding duration, renewal, removal and restoration of registration of Trade Mark. 2. Discuss in detail the importance and provisions of Madrid agreement. 3. What is meant by passing off trade marks and discuss the consequences of the same. 4. Explain the various rights conferred by registration of trade marks. 5. Explain the concept of trade mark. Is there any difference between trade mark and property mark? 6. Discuss the procedure for assignments and transmission of trade marks. 7. What are the various functions of trade marks? 8. Whether domain names can be protected as trade marks, discuss in the light of decided cases. 9. Write notes on any two : a) Domain Names and Trade Marks b) Service Marks and Collective Marks c) Associated Marks and Certification Marks d) TRIPS Agreement.

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6 * * [4047] 204 Diploma Course in Intellectual Property Rights Laws Examination, 2011 Paper IV : INDUSTRIAL DESIGNS, GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATIONS AND LAYOUT DESIGNS OF INTEGRATED CIRCUITS Instructions : i) Q.No.8 is compulsory. Out of the remaining attempt any five questions. ii) Figures to the right indicate full marks. 1. Discuss the salient features of the Geographical Indications Act, Certain geographical names have acquired a lot of importance in the commercial market, particularly with regard to goods uniquely associated with such names. Discuss in the context of the International Law relating to Geographical Indications Discuss the historical evolution of Designs Law in India Discuss the difference between : 1) Geographical Indication and Trade Mark 2) Geographical Indication and Collective Mark State and explain the composition, powers and functions of the Layout Design, Appellate Board, established by the Central Government under the Semiconductor Integrated Circuits Layout Design Act, What do you mean by the term Industrial Designs? How does the Paris Convention of 1967 seek to grant protection of Industrial Designs? Discuss the regulatory authorities under the Geographical Indications Act, Write short notes on the following : 20 a) Difference between Industrial Designs and Layout-Design b) The Treaty in respect of Integrated Circuits, Washington D.C c) Protection to certain trade marks under Geographical Indications Act d) Prohibition of registration under the Geographical Indications Act.

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