About Shri D.P.S. Parmar
Mr. Parmar is Technical Member (Patents) Intellectual Property Appellate Board. He holds a Master’s Degree in Science and Bachelor’s
Degree in Law. He has also done a Certificate course in Journalism.
His first assignment in Government of India in 1979 was with Rubber Board where he was in-charge of implementing Rubber Board
schemes in North-East Region. He joined Patent Office in 1983. He was associated with this organisation for last 28 years and served at
various positions before elevation to the post of Technical Member IPAB. He has been associated in drafting of Patent Amendment
legislations and Patent Rules since 1995. He held additional charge as of Head of Intellectual Property Training Institute (IPTI) Nagpur. He
was assigned with the responsibility of establishment of International Search Authority (ISA and IPEA) in IPO
Mr. Parmar had represented India in PCT Working Group meetings in World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO). He had
also attended various fellowship programmes/seminars organised by European Patent Office, Japanese Patent Office in association with
WIPO. He has made presentations / delivered lectures on IPRs in the seminars/workshops/patent awareness programmes/panel discussions,
organised by Indian Institute of Technology, Universities, Technical Institutes, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry,
Confederation of Indian Industry, National Intellectual Property Organisation and WIPO under PCT.