Mr. Divyendu Verma
Krishna & Saurastri Associates LLP
Mr. Divyendu Verma is an Advocate and Patent & Trademark attorney with over 10 years of experience. Mr. Verma has vast experience in Intellectual Property (IP) Strategy Advisory, Patent Drafting, Prosecution and Analytics. He has handled and managed large Intellectual Property (IP) portfolios for multiple national and international organizations involving drafting IP implementation framework, and assisting clients to build their IP portfolio. He also has rich experience in technology deployment involving implementation of telecom and IT infrastructure, and software development.
Mr. Verma has expertise in technology transfer agreements and drafted/ negotiated intellectual property licensing and cross-licensing agreements. Specifically, in the area of Information Technology, he has handled a variety of issues including protection of software in India through various means. Mr. Verma has drafted many IP crucial IT services contracts and advised on issues related to open source licenses, standard essential patents, technology standards, joint IP, pre-existing IPs, distributed claims and indemnification for Patent/IP infringement.
Mr. Verma holds a Law Degree from the University of Delhi and a Master Degree in Mathematics from the University of Bangalore. He also holds a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science from the VTU Belgaum. He is a member of several International IP Associations and other professional organizations. He is registered to practice before the Courts in India and the India Patent & Trademark Office and is also registered with the Bar Council of India.