Intellectual Property, Litigation and Dispute Resolution
Pravin Anand, managing partner of the Firm, completed his law studies in New Delhi in 1979 and since then has been practicing as an Intellectual Property Lawyer.
He has been a counsel in several landmark IP cases involving the first Anton Piller Order (HMV cases); the first Mareva Injunction Order (Philips case); the first Norwich Pharmacal Order (Hollywood Cigarettes case); Moral rights of Artists (Amarnath Sehgal case); Recognition for Pro-Bono work for rural innovators at the grass root level' (National Innovation Foundation Award - Govt. of India); First order under the Hague Convention (Astra Zeneca case) and several significant cases for pharma clients such as Novartis, Pfizer and Roche. He was the Past President of FICPI India, AIPPI Indian National Group, APPA India and Asia Euro Forum
He is a co-author of the two volumes of Halsbury's Laws of India (Vol 20 (1) and (2) ) on Intellectual Property and serves on the editorial board of several international IP journals. Author of India chapter in Copyright Throughout the World- WEST (Thomson Reuters). He is also on the editorial board of many leading journals on IP jurisprudence, International legal magazines such as CTLR, PLC - Life sciences, Asia IP, IBLJ, The Patent Lawyer, WIPR, Who’s Who Legal - Patents, Lexis Nexis Asia IP Guide, ACCJ.
He has spoken extensively as a thought leader at various forums including WIPO, AIPPI, INTA, LES, IBA, LAW ASIA and the UN Conference on LDCs in the Digital World.
The prominent awards and accolades accorded to Mr. Anand recently include: