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Hon'ble Former Technical Member (Patent)

Justice K.N.Basha

Shri S.Chandraekaran
(31.03.2007 To 02.12.2010)
Justice K.N.BashaAbout Shri S.Chandraekaran

  • Graduated in Engineering in Electronics & Communications Engineering Branch from PSG College of Technology in 1972 from Madras University.
  • Graduated in Law in the year 1978 from Bombay University with specialization in Interpretation of Statutes & Principles of Legislation and Labour welfare law.
  • Obtained PG Diploma in Financial Management from Bombay University.

Employment career
  • Joined as Examiner of Patents & Designs in Patent office, Mumbai in May 1974.
  • Promoted as Assistant Controller of Patents & Designs in May 1985.
  • Promoted as Deputy Controller of Patents & Designs in November 1997.
  • Promoted as Joint Controller of Patents & Designs in January 2003.
  • As Controller General of Patents, Designs & Trade Marks from 2004 for Three years
  • Member (Technical) Patents in the Intellectual Property Appellate Board for almost 4 years.
Project Experience
  • Assisted the Controller General of Patents & Designs in Project Modernization of the PIS Nagpur from 1992-1995.
  • Worked as the Project Coordinator for 2 years in Patent Office, Chennai from 2000 to 2003.
  • Worked as the National Project Coordinator from November 2003 to August 2004, handling the Project Modernization of the Indian Patent Office.
Foreign Training and seminars
  • Undergone advanced training in Patents Examination & Searching from Royal Swedish Patent office at Stockholm in Sweden in September 1985 for 5 weeks.
  • Undergone advanced training in Industrial Property from Japan Patent Office at Tokyo in Japan in 1990 for 4 weeks.
  • Undertook study tour to Patent office, at UK; European Patent Office at Munich & Hague in Netherlands; Austrian Patent Office at Vienna in Austria; to know about Modernized of Patent System & Patent Information System in Feb. 1993.
  • Undergone advanced training in Industrial Property at Osaka in Japan in 1994
  • Participated in the WIPO Asian Regional Seminar on “Valuation of Intellectual Property” conducted at Korean Patent Office at Dedaeuk in Seoul in Korea in Sept. 1999 and thereafter undergone an advanced training in “Administrative Issues of Patents & Trade Marks, at Netherlands Patents & Trade Marks office.
  • Participated in WIPO Asian Regional Seminar on Intellectual Property Strategy for Economic Development held at Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia in Dec.2003.
  • Participated in WIPO Asian Regional Seminar on IPR at Japan organized by the JPO in 2006, January.
  • Participated in the Heads of Intellectual Property Offices Conference at Singapore In September 2006, organized by the EPO and Intellectual Property office of Singapore.
Professional Bodies Membership
  • Fellow of the Institution of Valuers; Associate Member of the Institution of Engineers and also Institution of Electronics & Telecommunication Engineers.
Practice as Advocate currently
  • Registered as the advocate & practicing in the field of IPR law advising the clients in all litigation matters in the past 5 years after superannuation from judicial services.
Have given many expert technical opinions about
  • the patentability procedure and examination and grant procedure of patents;
  • Have been asked to give an expert opinion about the patent granted to M/s. Philips Electronics for their DVD player in their infringement suit matter in the Delhi Court.
  • Computer programming and algorithms under section 3(k) about its patentability issue and the inventive step and obviousness in a Delhi High Court matter;
  • Electrical LED lights and signalling systems against the infringement by Ministry of Railways and Ministry of Power; I have filed several Applications so far in Patents, Design and copy right matters and doing consultancy.
  • Have appeared before the Controller of Patents in many opposition matters and got favourable orders.
  • Have filed many patent applications and also prosecuted many patents and trademarks matters resulting in the grant and registration process.
  • Had filed many copyright applications and obtained many registrations together with appearing before the Registrar of Copyright in hearing cases.
  • Have appeared in District court prosecuting infringement matters of copyright matters.
  • Have done many post grant assignment and licensing matters before the Controller of Patents and the Registrar of Trademarks.
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Shri.Z.N Negi (Officiating)

Shri D.P.S. Parmar
(04.05.2011 To 03.05.2016)
iconBw.jpgAbout Shri D.P.S. Parmar

Mr. Parmar is Technical Member (Patents) Intellectual Property Appellate Board. He holds a Master’s Degree in Science and Bachelor’s Degree in Law. He has also done a Certificate course in Journalism.

His first assignment in Government of India in 1979 was with Rubber Board where he was in-charge of implementing Rubber Board schemes in North-East Region. He joined Patent Office in 1983. He was associated with this organisation for last 28 years and served at various positions before elevation to the post of Technical Member IPAB. He has been associated in drafting of Patent Amendment legislations and Patent Rules since 1995. He held additional charge as of Head of Intellectual Property Training Institute (IPTI) Nagpur. He was assigned with the responsibility of establishment of International Search Authority (ISA and IPEA) in IPO

Mr. Parmar had represented India in PCT Working Group meetings in World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO). He had also attended various fellowship programmes/seminars organised by European Patent Office, Japanese Patent Office in association with WIPO. He has made presentations / delivered lectures on IPRs in the seminars/workshops/patent awareness programmes/panel discussions, organised by Indian Institute of Technology, Universities, Technical Institutes, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry, Confederation of Indian Industry, National Intellectual Property Organisation and WIPO under PCT.

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