Intellectual Property

We have an established and leading dispute resolution practice (including litigation, arbitration and white-collar work).  We represent top companies, national and international banks, and financial institutions. Our dispute resolution team believes in making every effort to provide practical solutions with reasonable speed to its clients, which can make or break a case in India. The work primarily comprises advising on litigation strategy relating to civil and criminal actions across India; and drafting, filing, and prosecuting actions for money recovery, injunctive relief, commercial and banking disputes, IP infringement, etc. Our dispute resolution and litigation team is well trained in representing clients before various judicial authorities in India and has been credited for its business solutions, which have saved many clients from the inordinate delays of the Indian judicial system.

Recent Transactions

  • Technicolor Trademark Management on trademark renewal and change of proprietor address. 
  • Foodcare Sp. Z o.o. in issuing a cease and desist legal notice on a Delhi-based distributor, seeking to refrain the distributor from passing-off their product under an unregistered trademark. 
  • Horseware Products Limited, a leading manufacturer for equestrian life, and filed two trademark applications. 
  • Carl Freudenberg KG in prosecuting its trademark applications in India. 
  • Eddie Bauer Licensing Services LLC in prosecuting its trademark applications in India for the mark FIRST ASCENT. 
  • APN Health, LLC on an investment by an Indian resident in APN Health, LLC, by way of a share subscription, from a regulatory and IP perspective. 
  • GlobalEnglish Corporation on issues relating to assignment of intellectual property rights by the employees of a service provider and by the service provider to the service recipient pursuant to a stock purchase transaction involving GlobalEnglish Corporation. 
  • Brighthaven Ventures, L.L.C. on a major contract concerning sub-licensing of its intellectual property rights to an Indian pharmaceutical company. 
  • Woolmark Services India Pvt. Ltd. and represented it before the Trademark Registry in matters involving infringement of one of the world’s most well-known trademarks, “Woolmark.”  
  • QA Systems GmbH in responding to objections raised by the Trademark Registry on an international trademark application. 
  • Temple Wellness Ventures LLP on IP and regulatory issues with reference to a distribution contract for a neutraceutical and wellness products in India. 
  • European Renal Association – European Dialysis and Transplant Association (ERA-EDTA) and assisted in preparing and sending legal notices in a complex case of passing off involving fraud. 
  • TA PDI Holdings, Inc. on a major Indian IT company acquisition involving major IP ownership issues. 
  • Appear TV AS on the legal steps and issues in connection with infringement / passing off of its domain name.  
  • Escapology LLC and Escapology Guernsey Limited in a passing-off claim against its ex-business partners.