Featuring: Shilpa Margaret Kurian
During last week’s Practice Work Shop (PWS) Session, Shilpa Margaret Kurian, Associate, led a discussion on “Does E-Governance Hinder Businesses’ IP Management?” The session saw an insightful discussion on the impact of e-governance on businesses conducted over the internet. The discussion explored whether the impact of e-governance on business also has a domino effect on its IP management and the measures that may be undertaken to protect the commercial interests of business while also safeguarding the privacy of consumers. The session concluded with members sharing their diverse recommendations on managing the IP while the business is being regulated.
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