Lexorbis is one of most recommended and highly rated firms focussing on IP laws in India. Based out of New Delhi, Bengaluru and Mumbai, the Firm provides end-to-end services and practical solutions to all aspect of patents, designs, trademark, copyright, competition, sports, media & entertainment, unfair competition, e-commerce and other related laws. The Firm has a diverse client base that includes many of the Fortune 500 companies, other multinational corporations, leading Indian companies, public sector organizations, research institutes, universities, small and medium-sized enterprises and technology start-ups. The Firm offers full legal and technical expertise to a wide range of industries including automotive, aerospace, biotechnology, biosimilars, computers, chemical, consumer products, defence equipment, electrical & electronics, information and communication technology, software and mobile apps, media & entertainment, oil & gas, pharmaceuticals, seeds and agro-chemical products, food and beverages, fashion, sports and publishing.
While the Firm provides full range of IP services from each of its offices, the Firm’s practice at its Delhi Office is organized around 7 main practice groups: Engineering, Life Sciences, Patent Filing/Formalities, Designs, Trademarks, Litigation and the recently carved out Appellate Board Practice group; primarily to handle appeals and cancellation actions. The Engineering and Life Science groups have over 30 patent attorneys, who have expertise for performing search & providing analytics, writing opinions, drafting new patent cases for filing in India, US and Europe and prosecuting patent applications in India. The prosecution teams manage large patent portfolios comprising of thousands of records of multiple clients including global portfolios of large Indian companies and Government organizations.
Keeping the rising and specialized need for handling appeals arising out of the decisions of the Indian Patent and Trademark Offices and to handle specialized patent and trademark cancellation actions, the Firm recently formed an Appellate Board Practice group under the leadership of a former Technical Member (Patents) of the Intellectual Property Appellate Board. The firm has drawn several of its well experienced IP litigators and patent and trademark attorneys from different groups to form this group to serve specialized needs at the Appellate Board.
The Firm’s IP Litigation group has several well-credentialed and experienced trial and appellate court lawyers with deep industry experience and some of them having advanced degrees in engineering and science. The team is led by an Advocate on-record with the Supreme Court of India with over 25 years of litigation experience at trial courts, High Courts and has represented State Governments at the Supreme Court of India. The Firm’s litigation team has played key roles in strategizing and executing some high stake IP ligations in India for multi-national companies, leading and mid-size Indian companies and for technology start- ups. The team has advised and represented leaders of the Indian seed companies in one of the most discussed patent infringement suit related to genetically modified cotton seeds in India. Some of the litigators in this team are very well known for their expertise in running pan-India anti-counterfeiting and anti-piracy campaigns and organizing investigation and criminal raid actions in all leading cities in India and South Asia.
All professionals at the Firm are driven by the approach of finding practical, realistic and commercially viable solutions suited to the needs of our clients. Operating from our three offices of New Delhi, Bangalore and Mumbai, we are strategically positioned to offer a far-reaching service to both the domestic and international companies. The well qualified and reliable teams of professionals at the Firm work in the best interest of the clients and are known for their clear communication, responsiveness, quick turnaround and out-of-the-box thinking and solutions.
The firm has played and continues to involve itself in IP policy and administrative reform processes undertaken by the Government of India from time to time. The Firm organizes and participates in several training programs at IP offices, judicial academies and for enforcement agencies. The Firm and its attorneys are actively involved with several IP organizations such as IPO, AIPPI, APAA, INTA, LES, AIPLA, ECTA, Marques, IACC, BIO, to name a few. The prolific experience of our attorneys and their passion for intellectual property have also translated into various speaking engagements and research articles on issues related to all forms of IP laws in India.