The Law of Patents in Singapore provides thorough coverage on the law relating to Patents in Singapore. It provides a succinct narrative statement of the core areas of the relevant laws. This title defines the law, drawing upon relevant legislation, legal definitions, cases and other materials. It is invaluable to those who deal in the area of Intellectual Property but may not be familiar with this area of law. This book efficiently extends the reader's knowledge on the topic and reduces the time needed for further research on the subject matter. For the non-legally trained reader, particularly patent agents, this book will provide crucial help in understanding the law. The comprehensive topic index and the detailed table of legislation provide tremendous help in locating relevant text.
Table of contents
Chapter 1 Introduction Chapter 2 Patentability Chapter 3 Grant and Duration of Patent Chapter 4 Patents after Grant: Amendment, Renewal and Reinstatement Chapter 5 Ownership, Devolution and Assignment Chapter 6 Licences and Government Use Chapter 7 Construction of Specification and Claims Chatper 8 Validity Chapter 9 Infringement Chapter 10 Proceedings for Infringement and Invalidation Chapter 11 Administration: The Registry of Patents and International Conventions