FDP on IPR and Academic Integrity @MNLU Mumbai on 26th April 2019

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About the University: Maharashtra National Law University Mumbai (MNLU M) is one of the premier institutions of India imparting legal education. MNLU M offers five years integrated B.A., LL.B., LL.M. and Ph.D. MNLU M strives to fulfil the goals set out in the preamble of constitution by imparting justice education to the students which is accessible, innovating and in tune with principles of rule of law. Hon’ble Justice Shri Sharad Arvind Bobde, Judge, Supreme Court of India is the Chancellor of the University. The University apex bodies, General Council, Executive Council are graced with the presence of Judges of Supreme Court & High Courts, Chief Minister, Education Minister and Eminent Academicians.

About the FDP: In recent years, Intellectual property rights (IPR) management has become increasingly important, both for industry and for research institutes/ universities. The main categories of Intellectual property rights include: Patents, copyright, trademarks, GI, design rights etc. IPR provides incentive for creativity and the disclosure of information and plays a significant role in encouraging innovations in the form of product/process development leading to technical advancement. In view of the opportunities IPR provides in the form of protection and innovation management, it has become an increasingly important facet to the success and longevity of any organization/Institute and also for economic growth of the country.

The present programme is intended for faculty of educational institutes to provide quality training and research, develop teaching capacity and also to help in the process of successful creation and utilization of IPR. This programme in turn helps the faculty to disseminate the information to educate and empower the youth who are an inevitable asset of our nation. Furthermore, University Grants Commission (UGC), mandated to coordinate and determine the standards of higher education, recently laid down UGC (Promotion of Academic Integrity and Prevention of Plagiarism in Higher Educational Institutions) Regulations, 2018 which provides for guidelines related to levels of plagiarism and academic integrity. Therefore knowledge about the above aspects becomes essential for the teaching fraternity.

Who can participate? Faculty members of universities/institutions, Research scholars and Final year UG and PG students, who are intended to do quality project work/research work. Faculties of non-law subjects are encouraged to apply.

Registration: Interested academics, researchers and students can register for the FDP by sending an email at [email protected] in the prescribed format and paying the requisite fees. Do mention the transaction id/utr no. in the email. Few slots for on-spot registration may be available.

Registration Deadline: 23rd April 2019 | For queries or collaboration call +919550965275

Fees: Nominal charges of Rs.300/- will be there. For group bookings of 5+, the charges will be Rs. 250/- each.

Account Details for payment of fees through NEFT are – Name of Bank A/c: Maharashtra National Law University Mumbai. Axis Bank A/c No.: 915010046322292. IFSC Code: UTIB0000233. Branch: Marine Lines.

Certificate will be provided to the participants

Programme Schedule:

02:00 PM to 02:30 PM         Registration
02:30 PM to 02:45 PM         Plenary
02:45 PM to 03:45 PM         Overview of IPR
03:45 PM to 04:45 PM         Academic Integrity and Research Ethics
04:45 PM to 05:00 PM         Vote of thanks & Certificate Distribution
05:00 PM to 05:00 PM         Tea

TIME: 02:00 PM – 05:00 PM

VENUE: MAHARASHTRA NATIONAL LAW UNIVERSITY MUMBAI, 2ND FLOOR, CONFERENCE HALL

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