Trademark enforcement actions on behalf of clients including infringement action, passing off & Unfair Competition cases, actions under penal laws in Counterfeiting cases, investigations & seizures pursuant to court orders
Represents multinational clients in several leading cases before various judicial forums such as various High Courts & the Supreme Court of India
Handles various landmark cases on protection of slogans, packaging, ad-words, hyperlinking, comparative advertising, product disparagement, “well known” marks, lables, trade dress, etc.
Filing of UDRP/INDRP Complaints in respect to domain name disputes
Assisting client in:
Obtaining “Well Known Trademark” status
Enforcement of Search & Seizure Orders
Enforcement of Anton Pillar orders
John Doe actions
Leading Trademark Cases:
Anchor vs. Procter & Gamble protection of ‘slogans’ & ‘taglines’ as trademarks
Eicher Good earth vs Krishna Mehta Trade dress and Passing off
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha vs Deepak Mangal trade mark infringement and passing off dispute
Declaration of well-known marks’ for Aquafina’, ‘Dupont’, ‘Havells’, ‘Standard’, etc.
Infoedge vs Sumanta Bhattacharya Protection of domain name & trademark
Trade Mark Prosecution & Advisory work
Registration of trademarks including renewals etc.
Watch services & filing of defending Notice of Oppositions
Advice on adoption of brands for e.g., by doing comprehensive Domestic and International Searches and giving opinion on registrability
Advisiory work related to drafting and adoption of comprehensive IPR Policy for Business Houses
Contentious matters before the Registrar of trade mark as well as Intellectual Property Appellate Board
Trade Mark Licensing,Assignments,drafting of contracts and advise related there to
Drafting of Collaboration Agreements and Joint IP Ownership Agreements for clients