Mr. Adab Singh Kapoor

Mr. Adab Singh Kapoor acquired his BBA LLB (Honours) from Symbiosis International University, Pune in the year 2009.  He completed his course of Company Secretary from ICSI in the year 2008. He completed his certificate course on “Understanding Information Technology in the Corporate Environment” in the same year. He acquired Advanced Diploma in Taxation Law from Symbiosis International University, Pune in the year 2008, Diploma in Cyber Laws from Asian School of Cyber Laws, Pune in the year 2008, Diploma in International Business Laws and Corporate Laws from Symbiosis International University, Pune in the year 2007 and General Course on Intellectual Property from World Intellectual Property Organization in the year 2007. He is a Member of the Supreme Court Bar Association and Delhi High Court Bar Association and would be eligible to become an Associate  Member of ICSI by July’ 2012.

He was retained as an Associate at Paras Kuhad and Associates, New Delhi, (through campus recruitment) and is in the firm’s Supreme Court Division since July’ 2009. He worked on Strategising, researching, drafting and briefing senior counsels regularly in a Patent Infringement disputes, appeared on behalf of nationalized banks and Asset Reconstruction Companies in major recovery cases before the Ld DRT ,DRAT ,BIFR and AAIFR in Delhi and handled various Arbitration proceedings,involving  documentation, research, drafting and briefing senior counsels in disputes inter alia concerning Telecom Companies, Electricity Generation & Distribution Companies,Fertilizer Companies. Handled ancillary proceeding arising before the Hon’ble Supreme Court and Delhi High Court.

Corporate and Corporate Advisory

  • Conducted Due Diligence Assignments on behalf of Asset Reconstruction Companies in relation to acquisition of non-performing assets in various cities in and around Delhi.
  • Co-ordinated registration of trademarks for the products of a Multi National Company in United States of America and United Kingdom through trademark attorneys in respective counties.
  • Participated in deliberations, drafted and vetted agreements viz Development Agreement, Agency Agreement and Power Purchase Agreement.
  • Drafted opinions on several legal queries inter alia on behalf of Multi National, Electricity Distribution, Asset Reconstruction, Manufacturing, Sick Companies and Nationalised Banks.

Research and Publications

  • Research Assistant to Mr C.M. Lall, Managing Partner of Lall & Sethi, Advocates, New Delhi, for  his treatise on “Trademark Law” which is in the process of completion.
  • Authored an article titled “Character Merchandising and Commercial Appropriation of Personality in Light of Passing off,” pending publication in the 2011 edition of Symbiois Journal of Innovation and Law.
  • Authored article titled ‘Back Offices. How safe are the back ups?  Outsourcing-Intellectual Property and Cyber Law Perspective’. Published in the ‘(April 2009)’ issue of the 5th edition of the Symbiosis Journal of Intellectual Property Rights “IPR-Chronicle.”
  • Student Editor of ‘IPR Chronicle’- Symbiosis Journal for Intellectual Property Rights for the years 2007-2008 and 2008-2009.
  • Presented a Paper on “Why Arrest should not  be made solely on the basis of Internet Protocol(IP) Address”, at Asian School of Cyber Laws on 10 March, 2008   
  • Part of the 5 member drafting committee which drafted the first Student Council Constitution, 2008 of Symbiosis Law School, Pune.