Abhinav Agarwal

IAM Research

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“The fact that Lall & Sethi handles both the prosecution and litigation work gives them an edge in strategising and drafting office action responses. They also offer superb digital integration in handling IP portfolios. Their turnaround time is remarkably swift.” Lall & Sethi offers robust IP services, not only in India but also in jurisdictions such as Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bhutan and Nepal. The firm is renowned for its strong ethical internal control and the use of market-leading technology to allow clients real-time monitoring of matters. Anju Khanna has two decades of patent experience and leverages her technical knowledge to succeed across a variety of fields, such as pharmaceuticals, chemistry and medical devices. She is frequently consulted by the Patent Office and the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade for her input on policy matters. “Given her vast experience in handling Fortune 500 companies, she brings incredible merit in the IP strategy around technology/product development. Her handling of even the complex IP matters by smartly managing the workforce and systematically approaching the same, truly speaks of her intelligence, tenacity and perseverance. She never fails to surpass our expectations and delivers a significant impact on the kind of R&D and business we do every year”, says a happy patron. Biotechnology expert Manika Arora is a lawyer and patent agent with a knack for devising practical enforcement and prosecution strategies for Fortune 500 companies. Alongside Khanna, she recently successfully obtained a patent for inhibiting negative transplant response on behalf of Ethicon. Meanwhile, blending in-depth technology knowledge with strong legal acumen, Abhinav Agarwal is highly effective in patent analytics, drafting, prosecution and litigation. He has extensive experience working with US patrons and overcoming office actions at the USPTO. 

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