NPTEL: Patent Drafting for Beginners

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Patent specifications the documents with encompass the patent right in a technological invention are techno-legal documents created at the interface of science and law.Unlike technical writing, patent law requires drafting patent specifications to satisfy certain requirements. The course is designed to enable beginners without any prior knowledge on patent drafting to draft patent specifications on their own. The course will cover the fundamental principles of patent drafting and discuss in detail the concepts in patent law in the context of patent drafting.


Week 1:Invention as a solution to an unsolved Problem
Week 2:Drafting a Claim
Week 3:Types and Arrangement of Claims
Week 4:Structure of the Patent Specification

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Cost Free Online Course
Pace Upcoming
Subject Law
Provider NPTEL
Calendar 4 weeks long

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