Abhai Pandey

Partner at LexOrbis

A partner at LexOrbis, Abhai Pandey focuses on IP litigation, criminal enforcement and contested proceedings before the Indian Trademark and Patent Offices (ITPO). His practice includes trademark and patent oppositions, cancellation actions, IP litigations before the trial and appellate courts, criminal and border enforcement of IP rights, and IP licensing and transactions. He also advises clients on brand protection strategies for social media, Internet and advertisements and has run several successful anti-counterfeiting campaigns in India for a variety of clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to individual entrepreneurs.

Mr Pandey helps clients protect and enforce their trademarks, copyright and other intellectual property from misuse on social networking sites, in search engine optimisation strategies and as keywords, as well as misuse on mobile devices and other emerging technologies. He has successfully resolved numerous cases in favour of his clients and represented them in multiple forums, including several district and high courts, the Intellectual Property Appellate Board and the ITPO. He represents a broad range of businesses and industries, including fashion, media and entertainment, publishing, fast-moving consumer goods, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, electronics, automobile and information, communication and technology.

In addition to his practice, Mr Pandey regularly writes and speaks on topics relating to IP laws. His writings have been published in a number of international IP magazines and websites. He is a member of several international associations such as INTA, the Asian Patent Attorneys Association, MARQUES, the European Communities Trademark Association, the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property and the International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys, to name a few, and has actively served on several committees for these associations.

WTR 1000 ranked Mr Pandey among its “Recommended Individuals” for 2020.

Professional associations

  • INTA

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709-710 Tolstoy House
15-17 Tolstoy Marg
New Delhi 110 001

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