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News blog11 March 2021Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises1 min read

Welcome to the India IP SME Helpdesk’s Blog!

The India IP SME Helpdesk warmly welcomes you to its blog, in which you will find insights from IP professionals on the Indian intellectual property landscape.

The articles published here will cover fresh developments in this area. Those may range from analysis of recent relevant judicial decisions which can have an impact on the IP strategy EU SMEs should adopt to ensure optimal protection of their intellectual property in India, to an explanation of the implications of the latest administrative and legislative reforms.

Furthermore, this blog will also be an opportunity for our readers to learn about specific IP topics and challenges which EU SMEs may encounter, and the main pitfalls they should avoid.


About us

The India IP SME Helpdesk is an initiative funded by the European Union to support European SMEs in protecting their intellectual property rights in India, aiming to support and facilitate their expansion to this market. All services provided by the Helpdesk are completely free-of-charge, meaning that any EU and COSME SME needing information related to IP protection in India can freely use our services.

We mainly provide provides the following services free-of-charge:

  • Helpline service, answering all IP-related enquiries within 3 working days.
  • Training service, training sessions on matters of IP protection in India organised online and on-sight throughout Europe.
  • IP Resources, a library of material providing practical information related to IP protection in India.

This project is being carried out and implemented by a consortium of organisation based in Europe and with partners located on sight in India:

  • University of Alicante, Spain (Project Coordinator)
  • Eurochambres, Belgium
  • Eurice, Germany
  • EBTC, India.


Join us

If you are an IP professional with experience on the Indian IP landscape and wish to collaborate with the blog, feel free to contact us and/or submit a blog post for publication at our email address: indiaatiprhelpdesk [dot] eu (india[at]iprhelpdesk[dot]eu) !


The India IP SME Helpdesk Team.


Publication date
11 March 2021
Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises