Intellectual property and related laws (IP counselling, IP Risk Assessment, Risk Pre-emption and Risk Mitigation, IP Pre-litigation advice and Litigation lifecycle management, Dispute Resolution and Settlement negotiation)
Ms. Kalra completed her LLB from the Campus Law Centre, Delhi University, in 1990 and was admitted to the Bar Council of India the same year. She has been with Anand and Anand since 1990 and became a Partner in the firm in 2001. Her in-depth experience of intellectual property comes from first hand involvement in a large number of cases litigated in the Courts, notable among these being the Amar Nath Sehgal case on moral rights of the artist in a sculpture, the Swayamavar case on confidential information in a TV reality show, the Glenfiddich case on trade dress and copyright in artistic works, the Yahoo! case on domain names, the HBO / Time Warner Entertainment Co. case on misappropriation of well-known trademark, etc. She appreciates clients' business needs and specializes in advising customized strategies for protection, maximization and enforcement of IP rights to suit a client's requirement.
Ms. Kalra is the co-author of the Country Chapter on IP Litigation in “International Intellectual Property Litigation” (Sweet & Maxwell) and regularly contributes articles to various publications and leading law journals.