INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAWS
Copyright, Patent, Trademark
We have an extensive Intellectual Property practice which assists clients in prosecution, advisory, enforcement, non-contentious transnational work, and contentious litigation work both in India and overseas, involving all forms of intellectual property including patents (including drafting and filing patent specifications in all disciplines of science and technology/engineering), trademarks, copyright, designs, plant varieties, geographical indications and domain names. We advise clients on a variety of intellectual property agreements involving trademark licensing and assignment, distribution agreements, and IP related aspects of franchising transactions. We also assist in conducting legal due diligence on portfolio of patents, trademarks and copyright works. Our Intellectual Property practice includes litigators, transaction lawyers, patent lawyers, scientists and engineers. Over the years, the Intellectual Property practice has built a large client base which includes Indian and multinational corporations, research institutions, universities, and individuals. Our clients come from a wide range of industry sectors including pharmaceuticals, technology, media, consumer goods, and retail.
Property Disputes, Personal Injury
Criminal Law is one of the most lucrative areas of practice, where matters cannot be entrusted upon a litigant easily, we have been successfully handling various types of criminal matters for our various individual clients as well as for corporate clients especially in the following matters pertaining to, Criminal Misappropriation of funds; Criminal Breach of Trust and criminal conspiracy; Dishonour of Cheque under Negotiable Instrument Act. Forgery and mischief; Various economic offenses punishable under SEBI, FEMA, Passport Act, Immigration Act etc.; Offence related to marriage viz. Offense unusable under Dowry Act /Domestic violence Act /498A, 406 IPC etc. An offence related to Drugs punishable under NDPS Act; Sexual offenses; Offences affecting human body (viz. murder, suicide, dowry death, causing death by negligence, rape, kidnapping, unnatural sex etc; Offence related to property, viz. theft, robbery, extortion, cheating, breach of trust, misappropriation of properties and other offenses punishable under the IPC.
Marriage, Civil Unions, Domestic Partnerships
Family law is an extensive area of practice where the rights related to matrimonial disputes between parties to the marriage needs to be taken care of legally, it brings down civil law, criminal law, Muslim law altogether in a unified complex way. We have been facilitating and assisting our clients in filing of ;Petition for Divorce under various ground mentioned under section 13 (1) & (2) and 13B of Hindu marriage Act viz. (i) on the ground of mutual consent (ii) Petition on the ground of cruelty, desertion, impotency, adultery etc. Petition for custody of children under provisions of HMA, 1955;Application u/s 24 of HMA for seeking interim maintenance and expenses by wife: Application for restitution of conjugal rights; Suit for partition of the joint property owned jointly by husband and wife; So, we provide comprehensive legal services to our clients so that they can get one window solution of every kind of Disputes and at every level of disputes under matrimonial law, criminal law or disputes related to property. We provide legal consultancy services, prior to dispute so that the dispute can be avoided, besides providing litigation services to our clients at each and every level of dispute
TRUST WILLS & PROBATE
Estate Management, Property Management, Mortgages
There are great complexities involved when it comes to winding up and distribution of the estate followed by emotional stress in case of death of the deceased, in such a situation it is difficult to deal with the documentation and estate planning. We have a great experience of facilitating and assisting our clients on the matters related to; Creation of a Trust, Inheritance related issues, Tax planning, Grant of Probate (Applicable in Case of a Will) on daily basis and Letters of Administration if a person dies ‘intestate’ i.e. without a Will.
Companies Law, Insolvency and Bankruptcy Laws,
Corporate is the practice area of lawyers who advise corporations and their officers, directors and controlling shareholders with respect to the formation, governance, and day-to-day legal problems of such entities. They are required to be true generalists, since their advice may involve such diverse matters as the proper conduct of the board, its directors, and its committees; executive compensation; shareholder agreements relating to board representation and voting rights; compliance with federal and state regulations affecting the client’s particular industry; commercial contracts with the corporation’s customers and suppliers; the corporation’s sales of securities; relations with the corporation’s accountants, commercial bank lenders, and investment bankers; the structure of the corporation’s joint ventures; communications with the corporation’s stockholders, creditors, and customers; and the preparation of any required periodic disclosure filings with the SEC and proxy statements sent to stockholders.