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India releases new guidelines for examination of computer-related inventions

Karry Lai, Asialaw, Hong Kong


India has a new set of guidelines for examination of computer-related inventions that are more favourable to patentees. But Indian IP practitioners see ambiguities that may lead to unsuitable patents being granted

The computer-related inventions (CRIs) guidelines, which came into effect on June 30, aim to clarify the exclusions under section 3(k) of the India Patents Act so that eligible applications of patents relating to CRIs can be examined more efficiently.

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