Intellectual Property

India, being one of the fastest growing countries in the world, is a perfect setting for a practice in Intellectual Property rights. Intellectual property is one of the key considerations effecting all IT-enabled companies and knowledge-based industries. The exploitation, protection and enforcement of IP rights especially in high-tech companies is a key aspect of a company’s measure of success or failure.

Our specially qualified and experienced lawyers have a wide range of expertise including trademarks, copyright, patents, designs, infringement, passing off, confidential information, registration, transfers, licensing etc.

Our trade mark experience and services includes legal advice with an aim of avoiding instances of trade mark infringement; advising and lodging applications for registration through to litigation in asserting legal rights and defending those rights.

 

 

We have advised on:

TRADEMARK

  • Comprehensive trademarks clearance searches
  • IP Investigations related to trademark
  • Preparing and filing of trade mark applications
  • Prosecution of trade mark before the relevant office
  • Assignments and related issues including drafting deeds of assignment and their recordal
  • Trademark oppositions, rectifications, complaints, passing-off and infringement actions.
  • Appearing before Courts, Tribunals and Intellectual Property Appellate Board
  • Trademark Licensing and Franchising related services

PATENT

  • Comprehensive patent clearance searches
  • Prior Art search
  • Preparing and filing of patents (including Conventional and PCT).
  • Prosecution of patents before the relevant offices
  • Drafting complete specifications for patents
  • Assignments and related issues including drafting deeds of assignment and their recordal
  • Patent oppositions, rectifications, complaints, passing-off and infringement actions.
  • Appearing before Courts, Tribunals and Intellectual Property Appellate Board

COPYRIGHT

  • Copyright filing and prosecution
  • Response to office actions
  • Assignment Recordals
  • Copyright Infringement actions
  • Investigation, Raids and Seizure

 DESIGN

  • Filing and prosecuting applications for registration of designs.
  • Infringement and validity opinion.
  • Assignment and Licensing.

DOMAIN NAME DISPUTE MATTERS

Act for both protecting and defending domain name proceedings:

  • .IN Dispute Resolution Policy (INDRP) proceedings
  • Uniform Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) proceedings
  • Mediation between the parties