May Webinar: “Protecting Your Intellectual Property”

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In this webinar, Hari Subramaniam, Founding and Managing Partner of Subramaniam & Associates, will give an overview of the Global Cooling Prize’s approach to intellectual property and how to protect your intellectual property. Specifically, Mr. Subramaniam will walk through the different options and steps to file a patent application in India, which is set to become the largest market for room air conditioners and also where the finalist prototype testing will take place. Following his presentation, all participants will have an opportunity to ask questions of Mr. Subramaniam.


Mr. Subramaniam has been in legal practice for the last 36 years, specializing in all aspects of intellectual property law. In the course of his career, he has filed, prosecuted, defended, opposed and/or enforced (directly or in a supervisory capacity) over 35,000 patent matters in India and abroad. He has extensive experience in oppositions and IP litigation. He possesses formidable skills in drafting and prosecuting patent applications in most countries of the world, and in practically every area of technology. He was nominated by the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) to conduct workshops on the Patent Co-operation Treaty (PCT) and as a tutor for patent specification drafting techniques.

Hari Subramaniam Founding & Managing Partner, Subramaniam & Associates