We are extremely delighted to receive such an overwhelming response from students of Amity University who participated in the said essay competition in celebration of World IP Day. This year, the underlying idea behind the theme of ‘Reach for Gold: IP and Sports’ while celebrating World IP Day was to explore how IPR and Sports is connected. Also, it focused on the fact that innovation is making lives healthier, safer, and more comfortable by turning problems into progress.
Of the multiple entries received, we have shortlisted the winning entries –
The winners of the Competition are –
- First Prize
Aditi Gupta for the essay “A Bird in hand is better than two in an ambush”
- Second Prize –
Adithya Ambrose for the essay “The Utilization of Intellectual Property Rights in the Protection of New Sports Format”
Alisha Sharma for the essay “Sports: Building Business from Intellect”
- Third Prize –
Prabhsimran Kaur for the essay “Merchandise your soul: Global Perspective on Personality Rights in Sports”
Malvika Shanker for the essay “Sports and Intellectual Property”
The Process of Evaluation
- Initially each submission was checked for plagiarism, reviewed and was graded out of 10 by a team of Associates at S.S. Rana & Co.
- Once the same was done, it was further reviewed and graded by Bijit Das, Senior Associate at S.S. Rana & Co.
- Finally, Vikrant Rana, Managing Partner S.S Rana & Co., graded the submissions.
- Once the marks given in each stage was calculated out of a total of thirty, we were in a position to declare the winners.
On behalf of S.S. Rana & Co., heartiest congratulations to all the winners. The cash prizes will reach the winners soon. The winners may also be given an opportunity for a paid internship at the Firm.
All participants shall receive a participation certificate from the firm. We encourage such participation from students in the future.
Please Note: The results for College category and School category for Script it! ™ Eighth Essay Writing Competition organized by IP4kids in collaboration with S.S. Rana & Co. on the occasion of World Intellectual Property Day would be announced shortly.