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MNLU Nagpur | Roundtable on ‘Protecting GI in the era of Competitive market’

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Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India) Chair on IPR and Centre for Intellectual Property Rights, Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur in association with Geographical Indication Registry is organizing a roundtable on ‘Protecting GI in the era of Competitive market’ on November 28, 2020 (Saturday).


GI in itself is a special IP that needs protection. The roundtable would examine the present practices of GI registration and protection. The focus of the roundtable is to examine the issues and challenges faced by GI right holder and an individual who wants to register a GI. Also, the roundtable would focus on the market challenges that are present in front of the GI holders. The round table would examine the nature and protection required to the GI in this competition driven capitalist market system. Speakers form all industry and academia will divulge in different dimensions of GI.


The online round table conference is scheduled from 10 am to 2 pm.


The registration to the Roundtable is open to

  • Law students
  • Academicians and Researchers
  • Stakeholders
  • Practising advocates and professionals

Registration Fee –There is no registration fee for the conference. Prior registration to the conference is mandatory.

Registration Link – HERE

* All participants will receive a link to the virtual round table which is held using the online platform ‘Cisco Webex’ and all participants who have registered using the above link will receive the link by November 28, 2020.

*All participants of the round table will receive an Electronic certificate (e-certificate)


• Shweta Kulkarni
Research Assistant,
DPIIT IPR Chair, MNLU Nagpur

• Srijan Mishra
Research Assistant,
DPIIT IPR Chair, MNLU Nagpur

Student Coordination Team

1. Ruchir Joshi – +91 95752 53188

2. Ayushi Bhutra – +91 89493 25708

3. Aman Bahl – +91 98704 52616

4. Srishti Nigam – +91 70079 65869


Prof. (Dr.) Vijender Kumar
Hon’ble Vice-Chancellor, Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur.


Dr. Ragini Kubalkar,
In-charge, DPIIT IPR Chair, Assistant Professor of Law, MNLU, Nagpur.


For any queries, please send a mail at [email protected]

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