India Flouting Own Patent Law By Giving IP Protection To Undeserving Drugs?
India is known for its strict patent legislation restricting which drugs can be given IP protection, but a new study suggests authorities in the country are actually being too lenient in awarding patents in a rush to grant new applications.
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