Speaker

Amarjit Singh

Mr. Amarjit Singh

President
AIPPI (Indian Group)
India

CURRENT AFFILIATION: Senior Partner, Amarjit & Associates, New Delhi Regd. Patent Agent under the Indian Patents Act Visiting Faculty - 1. Bureau of Parliamentary Studies & Lok Sabha Secretariat (Parliament of India) New Delhi 2. Institute of Intellectual Property Studies, Mumbai 3. Academy of Intellectual Property Mumbai. 4. Patent Gurukul PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: a) July 1976 to June 1999 - Associate Attorney with the law firm, The Acme Company, Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys, New Delhi, India and in charge of litigation department. b) January 1980 to June 1999 - Founder and Senior Partner of the law firm, Anand & Anand, Advocates, New Delhi, India, specializing in the practice of Intellectual Property laws - In charge of litigation department - civil as well as criminal. c) July 1999 - Founder and Senior Partner, Amarjit & Associates, New Delhi, India d) Handled over 3000 cases as an arguing counsel in different courts/tribunals for the Enforcement of Trade Mark, Copyright, Industrial Designs and Patent Rights. e) Associated actively with IP litigation in U.S.A., U.K., Germany, Israel, Turkey, Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia, Australia and many other countries in the world. f) Regular speaker at national Seminars, Conferences, Workshops organized by Government of India, Universities, Trade Associations, Chambers of Commerce etc. g) During the past 30 years acted in the capacity: as Counsel, Patent attorney, head of Trade Mark Department corporate advisor, attorney and arguing counsel in Intellectual Property related matters generally. The Principal nature of functions includes Litigation, advising and rendering legal opinions, arguing matters at the levels of subordinate judiciary to the highest Court of the land, handling and prosecuting patent applications, mediating for settlement of disputes amicably and drafting patent, copyright, trademarks, licensing-contracts, assignments, ownership, issues etc., prosecuting opposition proceedings, drafting evidences, examination and cross examination of witnesses in India and in foreign jurisdictions, acting as Arbitrator, drafting of pleadings, contracts, joint venture agreements, handling complete corporate IP Profile for Indian Corporation Overseas. PRIMARY PRACTICE AREAS: All aspects relating to protection, enforcement, mediation and arbitration with reference to Intellectual Property, including but not limited to, - trademarks, copyrights generally films, music, artistic, literary works, Patents, Industrial Designs, Geographical Indications and Cyber Laws. DISPUTE RESOLUTION EXPERIENCE: a. acted in the capacity as Counsel in more than 3000 cases in India b. acted as Counsel in more than 1200 opposition proceedings. c. acted as instructing/briefing counsel to local attorneys in USA, U.K., Germany, Thailand, Turkey,Thailand, Singapore, Hong Kong, Taiwan, China, Indonesia, Israel, Nepal d. acted as counsel in more than 125 cases before Copyright Board e. acted as mediator in about 80 cases. f. acted as Arbitrator in about 75 cases

Day 2 - Wednesday, 24th January, 2018

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

Plenary Session III - Protection and Enforcement of Trademarks in various jurisdiction

Crystal Ball Room II

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