LLM Graduate in International Intellectual Property Rights with over three years' experience, specializing in patent and trademark prosecution. Ability to oversee and manage important projects while ensuring timely completion of project deadlines. An undergraduate degree in law from India along a master's degree with concentration in Intellectual Property.
CPI, I: Manage, CorSearch, Saegis, Westlaw, Foundation IP, LexisNexis, Microsoft Office
Executed clearance searches through CorSearch, Saegis and USPTO database for all incoming marks; drafted client reports and opinions for attorney review and initiated trademark policing, investigations, global watches.
Prepared Trademark Applications, Statements of Use, Extension Requests to file Statements of Use, Intent to Use Applications,
Declarations of Use, Renewal Applications, Assignments and filed with the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
Facilitated communication between domestic and foreign clients, agents, attorneys and trademark offices.
and international patent applications and prepared provisional, utility, design and PCT applications for filing which included preparing drawings, formal documents such as Information Disclosure Statements, Assignments and Declarations, calculating filing fees and ordering any additional documents from the PTO or outside vendors to complete filings.
Monitored up-coming due dates for all pending applications during each phase of prosecution and processed responses to Office
Actions, Preliminary Amendments, Issue Fee's, and corresponded with foreign associates to pay all maintenance fees.
Drafted and proofread petitions, notices, amendments, declarations and assignments to applicants.
01/2016 to 04/2016
Intellectual Property Law ClerkK & L Gates LLP － Chicago, IL
Successfully performed patentability and prior art searches for a software to hedge risk for mutual funds, engineered materials like disposable wine box with dual bladder cooling system, eco-friendly food truck with solar powered mechanism, interlocking intermittent branded cord and a garment clip utilizing online tools, Google Patents and the USPTO database.
Consulted with clients (various business sectors) to protect the intellectual property rights of their inventions in the US, and all participating countries of the PCT.
Researched trademark laws and patent laws nationally and internationally and Prepared reporting letters to clients and instructions to foreign associates.
Performed preliminary "knock-out" searches for numerous trademarks utilizing online search tools and the USPTO database.
01/2015 to 07/2016
Intellectual Property AssociatePICK-OR-TOW Technologies Private Ltd － Pune, India
Registered the copyrights and trademarks for the company and advised on issues relating to infringement and negotiations.
Prepared and negotiated non-disclosure agreements, technical service agreements, trade agreements, etc.
Reviewed and revised the company's compliance and legal policies with respect to the Corporate Mandates.
04/2014 to 06/2014
Legal InternINDIALAW － Mumbai, India
Conducted extensive research on issues involving Intellectual Property Law, service law, company law and property law.
Advised FMCG companies about the relevant IP rights and guided them with presentations on current IP Rules and Regulations.
Foreign filing specialist, work with clients to complete initial phases of filing patent applications under the (PCT) countries.
05/2012 to Current
NGO － Pune, India
Organized charities and donations for the betterment of orphans and indigenous people of the society.
Education and Training
Master of Law (LLM): International Intellectual Property RightsIllinois Institute of Technology － Chicago, ILInternational Intellectual Property Rights 3.44/4
Copyright Law, Music Law, International Intellectual
International Business Transaction
Law, Trademark Law
Bachelor of Socio: Legal SciencesILS Law College, University of Pune － PuneIndiaLegal Sciences
Bachelor: Legislative LawsLegislative Laws 3.5/4
"The Borderless Torrents: Infringing the Copyright Laws around the World." - IDEA Journal, Volume 57 Issue March 2017
*"Cyber Squatting and Trade Name: A Challenge to IPR"; "Tradename: Whether a Trademark" for the India-Law June 2016
*Advanced Course on E-Commerce and Intellectual Property Rights- WIPO, Geneva Switzerland. December 2014
*Patent Cooperation Treaty and Introduction to Intellectual Property Rights- WIPO, Geneva Switzerland. December 2013
Master of Law (LLM) : International Intellectual Property Rights Copyright Law, Music Law, International Intellectual
International Business Transaction
Law, Trademark Law Bachelor of Socio : Legal Sciences Bachelor : Legislative Laws
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