Debjit Gupta
Senior Partner

Practice area/industry focus

Prosecution of Trademarks, Rectifications, Oppositions, Assignments in the field of Trademarks and Trademark Prosecution

Career highlights

Mr. Debjit Gupta studied at St. Xaviers College, Ranchi University (B.Sc., Physics Honours, 1985); he studied Law at Delhi University  and obtained his degree  in  1989. He is a member of the Bar Council of India; Delhi High Court Bar Association; Asian Patent Attorneys Association (Ex- Member, Executive Body of the Indian Chapter); Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriete Intellectualle/International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (Ex- Member, Executive Body of the Indian Chapter).

Mr. Gupta is senior partner and looks after the Anand and Anand’s Trademark practice in the International field, He has been instrumental in forming a huge network of law associates and through them he acts for Indian clients in more than 80 countries and also for the Multinational Companies in the Indian Sub-continent. Mr. Gupta, has represented several leading Indian and Multinationals, including Fortune 500 companies.

Mr. Gupta’s expertise lies in his ability to provide clients with advice and strategies for protection of their rights (Trademarks) in the International field, whether it is worldwide registrations or conflict in any jurisdiction.  He has been involved in many interesting matters in different countries for different clients and in different sectors of Industry.

Some of the interesting matters which have been handled by Mr. Gupta are:

  • Trademark “AHUJA” in China. This particular mark was copied by a Chinese company in a special script (as it is represented). A cancellation action was brought against the party, claiming not only Trademark Rights but also the Copyright in the mark. The matter was settled by the other side and the registration was assigned to our clients
  • Successful cancellation action brought before the OHIM for cancellation of registration on behalf of Indian Herbs Research and Supply Co. against Indurva GmbH, Austria
  • Successful cancellation action brought before the OHIM for cancellation of registration of the mark “EMIRA & Device”  on behalf of Amira Foods (India) Limited against Khalil Farjallah
  • Successful in  oppositions filed on behalf of Yahoo Inc. in Bangladesh and Pakistan
  • Successful in  oppositions filed on behalf of Jockey International Inc. in Bangladesh
  • Successful in opposition filed on behalf of Ford Motor Company in Bangladesh
  • Successful in opposition filed on behalf of Apple Inc. in Bangladesh
  • Several conflicting matters which came up in Latin American Countries on behalf of Dabur India Limited
  • Several matters that have come up in Asia as well as in other parts of the world on behalf of Tata Sons Limited
  • Mr. Debjit Gupta features as leading lawyer in the Asia IP Expert Profiles 2015 Listing.
  • Mr. Debjit Gupta was ranked as a Leading Lawyer for the year 2015 by Asia Law Leading Lawyers

 

 

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