- We provide searches and clearance opinions in respect of availability for use, exclusive use and registration of trade-dress, trade-names, company names, domain names, gTLDs and ccTLDs based on the TM Office search, MCA database search and online investigations.
- We assist our clients in obtaining registrations for trade-dress, trade-names, company names and domain names, placing back-orders for domain names, etc.
- We represent our clients in opposition and rectification proceedings involving trade-dress, company name rectification proceedings, domain name disputes (under UDRP and INDRP) before WIPO, NAF and NIXI for transfer or cancellation of infringing domain names.
- We advise and assist clients in strategizing and initiating enforcement actions including issuing legal notices (cease and desist cum demand letters), conducting on-site investigations, registering marks with custom authorities to prevent import of infringing products, conducting negotiations, etc.
- We assist and represent our clients in court litigation concerning infringement and passing off actions involving company names, trade-names, domain names etc. and have successful track record in obtaining injunctions, damages and other civil and criminal remedies.
- We regularly counsel clients and review franchising agreements, joint-venture agreements, co-branding agreements, etc. involving the use and registration of company names, domain names, logos, trade-dress etc.
- We advise clients on valuation of trademarks for licensing, assignment and transmission, payment of stamp duty, etc. and assist in obtaining clearance from TM Office for company name registration.