Krishna & Saurastri Associates

India

Analysis

Overview

Krishna & Saurastri is a highly regarded IP specialist firm that caters to all IP-related needs for its expansive range of international and domestic clients. The firm has five partners, including eponymous senior partners Manish Saurastri and Sunil Krishna, and 170 fee-earners. It recently set up an office in Chennai, adding to its locations in Mumbai, New Delhi, Bangalore, Pune and Ahmedabad. Partner Anshul Sunil Saurastri is the firm’s key contact.

Intellectual property
Work highlights

Successfully represented a large diversified Indian business group in a pre-grant opposition against a multinational’s key patent application.

Obtained a rare judgment for a client on infringement of copyright in a storyline, including plot or theme by telecasting or adaptation in a web series.

Successfully represented a large biotechnology company in challenging a third-party subpoena issued by a US court.