The IPR (Honours) students from GD Goenka University, School of law had the opportunity to attend a Lecture & Panel Discussion on FRAND & STANDARD ESSENTIAL PATENTS conducted by the Law Centre II, Delhi University. The Key Speaker Dr. Claudia Tapia,(Director IPR Policy and Legal Academic Research, Ericsson Germany) discussed on the emerging trends of FRAND in Patents and how it affects various industries, specially telecom sector. The session was followed by a group discussion by representatives of various companies like Ericsson and practicing IPR Advocates on the role of patents in developing the telecommunications industry through standardization and licensing.Mr. G.R. Raghavender Joint Secretary (National Mission for Justice Delivery & Legal Reforms), Government of India moderated the session.