Journal of Intellectual Property Rights

 

Special Issue

 

on

 

IPR and Agriculture
Guest Editor: Dr. Sudhir Kochhar

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VOLUME 16

NUMBER 2

MARCH 2011

CODEN: JIPRFG 16 (2) 61–212 (2011)

 

ISSN: 0971-7544

 

 

e-ISSN    0975-1076

Cover Page

 

Preface

 

 

CONTENTS

                            

Articles

 

 

 

Analysis of Opportunities and Challenges in IPR and Agriculture in the Indian Context

 69

Sudhir Kochhar

 

 

 

Effective System of Plant Variety Protection in Responding to Challenges of a Changing

World : UPOV Perspective

 74

Rolf Jördens and Peter Button

 

 

 

Intellectual Property Rights for Plants in the United States

 84

Janice M Strachan

 

 

 

The Indian PPV&FR Act, 2001: Historical and Implementation Perspectives

 88

Mrinalini Kochupillai

 

 

 

Implementation of Indian PPV&FR Act & Rules: Inadequacies Leading to Avoidable Litigation

102

P Sateesh Kumar, S M Khan, Manpreet Hora and M Prabhakar Rao

 

 

 

Sui Generis IPR Laws vis-à-vis Farmers’ Rights in Some Asian Countries: Implications

107

 under the WTO

 

Anshu Pratap Singh, Padmavati Manchikanti and H S Chawla

 

 

 

IPR Laws to Protect Innovation not Restrict Crop Breeding - A Rational Approach

117

Arvind Kapur

 

 

 

Agricultural Research vis-à-vis the Cresting IPR Wave in the 21st Century

124

Sunita K Sreedharan

 

 

 

IPR Protection in Agriculture: An Overview

131

Mohan Dewan

 

 

 

Research and Development Perspectives of Transgenic Cotton: Evidence from

139

Patent Landscape Studies

 

Kalpana Sastry R, H B Rashmi and Jyothi Badri

 

Intellectual Property Rights Regime for Livestock Agriculture in India – Present

154

Status and Future Prospects

 

K P Ramesha

 

 

 

Agricultural Machinery in India: IPR Perspective

163

Padmavati Manchikanti, Mahasweta Sengupta

 

 

 

Commercialization of Indigenous Health Drinks as Geographical Indications

170

S K Soam and M Hussain

 

 

 

GATT, TRIPS, WTO and CBD – Relevance to Agriculture

176

M D Nair

 

 

 

The Challenge of Intellectual Property Enforcement for Agriculture Technology Transfers,

183

 Additives, Raw Materials, and Finished Goods against Product Fraud and Counterfeiters

 

John Spink

 

 

 

Managing Intellectual Property for Agriculture Inventions in the University

194

Arshdeep Kaur Sidhu

 

 

 

Circumventing Complex Intellectual Property Hurdles to Enable Access to Proven Upstream

200

Technology for Poverty Alleviation and Benefiting Resource Poor Farmers: Case Studies

 

Vijayaraghavan K, Akshat M, Shruthi A, Chiranth C R

 

 

 

Role of Freedom to Operate in Business with Proprietary Products

204

Nidhi Sandal and Avinash Kumar