RK Dewan & Co

India

Analysis

Overview

IP specialist firm RK Dewan & Co has a competitive edge in the pharmaceuticals and life sciences sector. The 170-strong firm has been active in the IP field for nearly 80 years and boasts a strong domestic client base, with over 70% of its work being for onshore companies. It continues its reign this year as the top PCT filer from India. The firm recently set up of a new liaison office in Dallas, USA and celebrated the two-year anniversary of its China office in Dalian, which has been instrumental in generating a growing roster of loyal Chinese clients. The firm welcomed eight new fee-earners last year to complement its existing practices, including former Joint Registrar of the Trademarks Registry, Amar Prakash. Key contacts are principal Mohan Dewan and head of patent Niti Dewan.

Intellectual property
Work highlights

Entrusted by Grammy award-winning artist Billie Eilish to file multiple marks, including the word mark ‘Billie Eilish’ and Blohsh Man logo.

Represented production house Navketan on its trademark strategy for various TV shows, movies, documentaries and series, and also on protecting the house mark of ‘Dev Anand.’

Successfully obtained the well-known mark status for Forbes Marshall.

Key clients

BigTree Entertainment, Hindustan Petroleum Corporation, National Stock Exchange, Super Cassettes Industries, Tata Consultancy