Nanotechnology Intellectual Property Rights: Research, Design, and Commercialization (Perspectives in Nanotechnology)De (autor) Prabuddha Ganguli, Siddharth Jabade
en Limba Engleză Paperback – June 2012
Prabuddha Ganguli, Ph.D, is the CEO of VISION-IPR offering services in management of intellectual property rights, information security and knowledge management including designing of innovation processes, strategizing technology transfers, and conducting IP due diligence for joint ventures, mergers, and acquisitions. He is a qualified patent agent in India. He is an Honorary Scientific Consultant for Innovation and IPR matters to the Office of the Principal Scientific Adviser, Government of India; a member of the advisory board of the International Intellectual Property Institute, Washington; and a member of the advisory board of the Institute of Intellectual Property Studies, Mumbai. He is a member of the international editorial board of the IPR journal World Patent Information. As an international consultant to the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), Geneva, Dr. Ganguli is actively involved in IPR Capacity-building programs, and formulation and implementation of national IPR policies in several developing and least developed countries. Siddharth Jabade, Ph.D, possesses a unique blend of technical and patent expertise. He is presently professor of mechanical engineering at the Vishwakarma Institute of Technology, Pune, India (VI, Pune). He completed his bachelor's and master's degrees in engineering at the University of Pune and obtained his Ph.D from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IIT Bombay). He has been a senior associate at VISION-IPR, a leading intellectual property management firm in India. He is the author of several scientific publications and inventor in patents related to inventions in heat transfer. He is also the coordinator, Intellectual Property Rights Facilitation Centre at VI, Pune. He is a qualified patent agent in India and is involved in drafting and prosecuting patent applications.
How Big Is Small? Evolving Patents Landscape in Nanotechnology Trends in the United States References Patents: A Background Patentable Subject Matter Novelty (New) Inventive Step (Nonobviousness) Capable (Susceptible) of Industrial Application (Utility) Anatomy of a Patent Patenting Systems: An Overview The PCT Process Looking for Nanotechnology Prior Art International Patent Classification System Searching Other Sources for Nanotechnology Information Creating Search Strategies Illustrative Example Patent-Led Nanotechnology Business: Perspectives Integration of a Fragmented Patent Landscape Case Study 1: NanoInk, Inc. Case Study 2: Nanosphere, Inc. Case Study 3: NVE Corporation Case Study 4: Vista Therapeutics, Inc. Case Study 5: Applied Nanotech Holdings, Inc. Case Study 6: mPhase Technologies, Inc. Case Study 7: Bilcare Research, Pune, India Case Study 8: HyCa Technologies Pvt Ltd., Mumbai, India Case Study 9: Consolidation Through Sequential Merger of Carbon Nanotechnologies, Inc. (CNI), Nanopolaris, Unidym, and Nanoconduction, and Acquisition of Unidym by Wisepower Co. Ltd. Case Study 10: Innovalight and DuPont Merger Invitrogen (Presently Life Technologies Corporation) Strategic Investing and the Role of Venture Capital Bonds Patent Litigations in Nanotechnologies Nanosys, Inc. v. Nanoco Technologies and Sigma-Aldrich Corporation DuPont Air Products NanoMaterials LLC v. Cabot Microelectronics Corporation Nano Proprietary, Inc. (NPI) v. Cannon Elan Pharmaceuticals International Ltd. v. Abraxis BioScience, Inc. Oxonica Energy Ltd. v. Neuftec Ltd. DSM v. 3D Systems Veeco Instruments v. Asylum Research Modumetal, Inc. v. Integran, Inc. MTS Systems Corp. v. Hysitron, Inc. EV Group v. 3M Tekmira v. Alnylam Other Nano Patents Litigation Snippets Interfacing with the Nanofuture Uncertainties Looming over IP Portfolios Case Study: Oxonica Ltd. (formerly Oxonica plc) United They Stand, Divided They Fall Lessons from the Case Studies Nanotechnology Patentability Issues: Gray Areas Institutional IPR Policy and Management IPRinternalise(R) Nanotechnology: Sunrise of the Day After