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Seminar on Anti- Counterfeiting - Protecting the interest of the Brand Owners through Criminal and Customs Enforcement | Knowledge Partner: Anand and Anand – Saturday, March 25, 2017

Introduction

We are delighted to inform you all that Symbiosis Law School, NOIDA in association with Anand and Anand has organised Seminar on Anti- Counterfeiting - Protecting the interest of the Brand Owners through Criminal and Customs Enforcement on March 25, 2017. The timings are 11:45am – 01:45pm.

Session I: 11:45am - 12:30pm | Criminal Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights- A Practical Approach

Resource Person: Mr. Saif Khan, Partner, Anand and Anand (Head of Enforcement and Criminal Practice)

Mr. Saif Khan has completed his law from Jamia Milia Institute after completing his graduation from Symbiosis International University. He is currently a Partner with Anand and Anand in the litigation department, where he heads the enforcement team. Previously he worked for British Petroleum (on the rolls of Castrol India Ltd) for nearly two years as manager of legal trademark operations.

Mr Khan has also practiced as litigation counsel for over 10 years and has extensive experience of conducting civil and criminal enforcement actions across the length and breadth of the country. He has been an active practitioner of anti-piracy and anti-counterfeiting actions and has an expertise in practicing IPR’s criminal side. He has experience of working, coordinating and liaising with law enforcement agencies to ensure focused solutions for IP infringement. Mr. Khan regularly appears in contentious matters before various courts throughout India and has been representing some of the major Indian and International brands.

Question and Answer: 12:31pm – 12:45pm

Session II: 12:46pm - 01:30pm | Customs Enforcement of IPR (Importance of Customs in protecting the interests of the Brand Holders)

Resource Person: Mr. Manish Biala, Partner, Anand and Anand (Head of Customs Practice)

Mr. Manish Biala is a commerce graduate from the Sri Guru Gobind Singh College of Commerce, Delhi and thereafter completed his LLB at Delhi University. Mr. Biala is currently a Partner in the litigation department where he heads the Customs Enforcement team.

Over the time Mr. Biala has developed and active and rigorous customs enforcement practice and has curbed the entry of various counterfeit products in the Indian Markets. He has an expertise in customs enforcement and recordation and has worked with various luxury brands on Customs Matters throughout India. Before joining Anand and Anand, he was an independent legal practitioner with a criminal law bar practice for almost four years. He regularly appears in contentious matters before various India Courts and customs offices and has been representing major Indian and International brands.

Question and Answer: 01:31pm – 01:45pm 

Registration

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Venue

Moot Court Hall,
Third Floor,
Symbiosis Law School,
NOIDA

Contact Person

Dr. Meenakshi Kaul,
Assistant Professor & Head – Academic Initiatives,
Research and Publication Cell
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Mr. Ashutosh Upadhyay
Associate,
Anand and Anand
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