Intellectual Property Risk Management is the process of identifying, assessing and evaluating risks to address the emanating risks. The development of a robust intellectual property portfolio is seen as an essential ingredient for economic success. This book aims to provide an insight into various issues related to Intellectual Property Risk Management and also discusses current trends and the methodology for developing a framework for risk management. This book will be useful for lawyers, accountants and intellectual property managers. Salient Features:- • Discusses different types of intellectual property risks and its sources • Covers international conventions, legislative measures and judicial responses relating to intellectual property • Elucidates categories of intellectual risks • Focusses on the identification, assessment and management of intellectual property risks • Explains current trends in theory and best practices relating to Intellectual Property Risk Management • Describes various tools or approaches to manage intellectual property risks
Dr Sudhir Ravindran, Attorney-at-law, Solicitor (England & Wales), founder of Altacit Global, an Indian legal firm. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Madras and Masters in Manufacturing Systems Engineering from the Warwick Manufacturing Group, University of Warwick. A law graduate from the University of Bangalore, India, and Masters of Law from the School of Law, University of Warwick. Dr Ravindran has varied specialised education in intellectual property from World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO), Geneva, NALSAR University, Hyderabad, IIM Lucknow, and IIM Ahmedabad. He has also successfully completed the Intellectual Property Specialization Program jointly offered by the University of South Africa (UNISA), South Africa and WIPO, and received fellowship for the JPO/IPR Training Course for Patent Experts conducted by the Japan Patent Office and Japan Institute of Invention and Innovation. He has been awarded a Doctorate (PhD) in Intellectual Property Risk Management from NALSAR University. He is currently pursuing his postdoctoral research (LLD) from Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University.