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Managing Partner at Anand and Anand
Pravin Anand, managing partner of Anand and Anand, completed his law studies in New Delhi in 1979 and has practised as an IP lawyer since then.
He has been counsel in several landmark IP cases, including the first Anton Piller order (HMV); the first Mareva injunction order (Philips); India’s first SEP litigation in a DVD player technology matter (Philips); pre-suit mediation litigation involving Nokia; the first Norwich Pharmacal order (Hollywood Cigarettes); moral rights of artists (Amarnath Sehgal); the first order under the Hague Convention (Astra Zeneca); and several significant cases for pharmaceutical clients including Monsanto, Merck, Novartis, Pfizer and Roche. He has received the National Innovation Foundation Award from the Indian government in recognition of pro bono work for rural innovators at the grassroots.
Mr Anand is co-author of the two volumes of Halsbury’s Laws of India on intellectual property and the author of various India chapters. He also serves on the editorial board of several international IP journals – including many leading journals on IP jurisprudence – and international legal magazines.
He has spoken extensively at various forums, including WIPO, the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI), INTA, the Licensing Executives Society, the International Bar Association, LAW ASIA and the UN Conference on the Least Developed Countries in the Digital World.