ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Indian Patents Act, Paris Convention and Self-Reliance

The Indian Patents Act of 1970 has been hailed as one of the most progressive of such legislation in many countries as well as by UNCTAD. It offers several advantages to entrepreneurs, scientists and technologists and to consumers. The provisions of the Act help India ensure that blocking and repetitive patents are not allowed to stifle technological and industrial self-reliance.

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