Gayatri has years experience in creation, protection and maintenance of IP portfolios; structuring, drafting, vetting and negotiating IP agreements particularly agreements involving licensing of patents & technical know-how; strategizing & pursuing IP enforcement; and conducting & supervising IP audits and due diligences. She now concentrates on Litigation involving complex/new questions of law and IP transactional matters, including as a part of corporate transactions and Joint Ventures; Technology & knowhow transfer agreements; and Software & Systems licensing.
She also consistently advises clients from various sectors in relation to data protection laws in India. She has assisted a number of global and Indian companies in the Pharmaceutical, FMCG, Apparel, Banking, Media & Entertainment, Hospitality, Optical Media, Information Technology, Automotive, Optical Media, Aviation, Surface materials, Chemicals, and Energy (Coal and Windmill) sectors.
She has rich and vast experience of over 20 years with respect to intellectual property and data protection matters. She started her career with Lall and Sethi and has subsequently worked with Sen-Oberoi and Amarchand Mangaldas. She has previously headed the Intellectual Property and Data Protection and Privacy practice and was a key member of the Lifesciences and Healthcare practice as a partner at L&L Partners Law Offices. She was associated with L&L Partners Law Offices for more than 15 years.
Intellectual Property and TMT.
AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS
She has been voted as the most “highly-acclaimed legal expert” for Intellectual Property by the Asialaw Leading Lawyers. She has also been recognized as “leading individual” for intellectual property practice by Chambers and partners Global Guide and ranked in the intellectual property practice by Chambers and partners Asia-pacific guide 2021.
Email Id: Gayatri.Roy@sarafpartners.com