4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Technical Session XIII - Plant Variety, Seed sovereignty & GM Foods

Scarlet I

Moderator -
- Dr. Malathi Lakshmikumaran, Director - IPR, Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan Attorneys - Intersection of Biodiversity and Plant variety protection  

Speaker -
- Dr. Oliver Ladendorf, Partner, Kraus&Weisert - The aftermath of the EPO decision Broccoli 2/Tomato 2: amendments to Rule 28 EPC and their implications for plant related inventions in Europe
- Mr. Bart van Wezenbeek, Patent Attorney, V.O. Patents & Trademarks, Netherlands - Mushrooms and Seaweed on the IP menu’ (subtitle: the boundaries of plant variety and patent rights)
- Mr. Shashank Mauria, Independent IP Practitioner
- Dr. Neeti Wilson, Partner, Anand and Anand - Monsanto Patent on Bt tech-nology restored by Indian Su-preme Court -: appreciating Section 3(j) of Indian Patent Act and the Plant Variety Pro-tection statute
- Mr. Abhai Pandey, Partner, LexOrbis

Abhai Pandey Bart Van Wezenbeek Malathi Lakshmikumaran Neeti Wilson Oliver Ladendorf Shashank Mauria