This is the success story of our alumni, Sagar. He has completed his BA.LLB from GGSIPU, Delhi in the year 2020. He got placed at AnovIP, Delhi.
He expressed his struggles with not getting any job opportunities during the pandemic. While preparing for the examinations, he had not seen any job vacancies, which made him frustrated. Also, he mentioned he had no plans to enter the domain of intellectual property rights (IPR).
He explained how law universities rely upon teaching rigid traditional knowledge rather than traditional knowledge. Also, he mentioned that he was not interested in the field of litigation. He always wanted to enter the professional field of law.
Later, he discovered the Job oriented patent analyst (JOPAT) training of IIPTA which helped him to grasp the practical application in the field of IPR; patents, trademarks and copyrights.
In this 3-months program, she learned about laws associated with trademarks, copyrights, and patents in India and the U.S. and how they are helpful in the IPR industry. Also, he learned about patent searching in databases. Indian Patent Office (IPO), United States Patents and Trademarks (USPTO), European Patent Office (EPO), Google Patents and World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).