Shubhangi is an Associate at IIPRD and Khurana & Khurana dealing with patent matters related to Software/Electronics domain. She handles projects involving Novelty/Patentability Studies and Validity/Invalidity Searches, for both Global Corporates and International IP Law Firms. She also focuses on technologies relating to GPS, Navigation Devices, MEMS Displays, LED’s, among other allied technologies. Shubhangi has an Electronic and Telecommunication degree from the University of Pune and, prior to joining, has over 3 years of experience working as an Embedded System Software Engineer (R&D). Shubhangi focuses extensively on core Semiconductor technologies pertaining to aspects such as trigger diodes, TTL, switched resistor networks, communication interface systems, ADCs, and FFs.
Rishabh Nigam is an experienced advocate with a demonstrated history of working in the legal industry for over 4 years. He is skilled in research, drafting of legal documents, litigation, and legal advisory and assistance. He is well qualified in the area of corporate law which includes a BBA LLB degree with a focus on business laws from Symbiosis Law School, Pune. He also possesses a Diploma in International Business Laws and Corporate Laws in India from Symbiosis Law School, Pune. The nexus of his corporate law background and the rich experience in dispute resolution provides him with a unique perspective in tackling commercial law disputes and effective in the drafting of various commercial documents along with engaging in a commercial legal advisory. He is a member of the Delhi High Court Bar Association and has successfully represented litigants in various disputes, including in commercial disputes, in various courts in Delhi and other regions of India, Delhi
Shiva is an Associate at IIPRD and Khurana & Khurana, Advocates and IP Attorneys. He handles projects concerning Patentability Searches, FTO Analysis, Validity/Invalidity Searches, and Patent Landscape Analysis. His domain expertise includes Electronics/ Software and other associated technologies. He holds a Diploma in Software Development, Bachelor’s in Electronics and Communication Engineering, and also, he did a Master’s Degree Courses in Computer Networking Engineering.
Niharika Sanadhya is an Associate working with the Litigation team at Khurana & Khurana. She has graduated with a BBA.LL.B. (Hons.) degree from Symbiosis Law School, Pune in 2019. She has previously interned in various legal settings ranging from litigation to in-house legal practices along with full-service law firms including Khaitan & Co. and SAM and specialized IP law firms; she has worked along with the trademark prosecution team. She is also skilled in drafting and vetting various agreements related to IP Assignments, technology transfer, strategic alliance, etc. She had been selected to attend the prestigious WIPO summer school in Geneva, Switzerland, which broadened her knowledge of the International Intellectual Property System.
Aishani Singh is an Associate working with Khurana & Khurana in Litigation. She has graduated with a B.com LLb.(Hons.) degree from Amity University Haryana in 2018 and is a member of Delhi Bar Council. She has previously worked as an Associate at Hammurabi & Solomon and carries more than a year of experience in litigation. She has appeared before various Tribunals, Consumer Forums, District Courts, High Courts. She previously interned with Remfry & Sagar and K&S partners where she has worked along with the trademark prosecution team. She is also having experience in vetting and drafting of legal agreements.
Vidushi is an Associate working with the Trademark team at Khurana & Khurana. She did her graduation in B. Com LLB (Hons) from the Institute of Legal Studies, Punjab University, Chandigarh. She is well qualified in the area of Intellectual Property Laws and holds a master’s degree in Innovation, Technology, and Intellectual Property Laws from Symbiosis Law School, Pune. She has past experience of internships under various Advocates and law firms. She is actively involved in contract drafting and vetting. Her area of practice focuses on preparing Cease and Desist notices for trademark infringement, dealing with commercial matters, due diligence, and handling client queries.
Sudhanshu is an Associate working with the litigation team at Khurana & Khurana. After having graduated with a BBA.LL.B.(Hons.) degree from Christ University, Bangalore, he is now pursuing his Master’s (LL.M.) in Sports Law from Nottingham Trent University. With the utmost passion and enthusiasm for the law of sports, it is his long-term goal to help make a contribution to the development and promotions in the sports and legal field. He has interned and volunteered in various legal, management, and sports setups in India and the UK such as Tata Motors, Standford University Survey Team, Laureus Sport for Good Foundation, Sport England, etc. In the litigation team, he is extensively involved in drafting and vetting IP and Commercial contracts, and also assists with the business development of Sports Law for the firm. He also writes blogs and articles based on various points of law relating to Sports, Media, and Entertainment. Apart from the academics and work, he is an ardent sports and has represented his University as the Sports Convenor in various national events.
Sonal is a Junior Patent Associate at IIPRD and Khurana & Khurana and deals with patent matters relating to Biomedical and Life Science domains. She handles projects involving Patentability Studies, Freedom-to-Operate Searches, Validity/Invalidity Searches, and patent landscape analysis for both Global Corporate and International IP Law Firms. Sonal holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Pharmacy. She holds a master’s degree with a specialization in Pharmaceutics. Sonal has completed a Postgraduate diploma in Pat informatics (PGDP) from CSIR, URDIP. Prior to joining the team of Khurana & Khurana and IIPRD, Sonal has worked as a Method development analyst at Reve Pharma.
Nithya is an Associate at Khurana & Khurana, Advocates and IP Attorneys (K&K), and IIPRD. She holds a Masters’s degree in Nanosciences and Technology from the Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences (Deemed-to-be-University). She is a Registered Patent Agent of India and is involved in Patents Prosecution, especially in drafting responses to examination reports for applications in the field of software, mechanical, electrical, biochemistry.
Sonam is an Associate at Khurana & Khurana and IIPRD. She has over 3 years of experience in conducting all types of searches in the Computer/Electronics/Electrical/Mechanical domains such as conducting Patentability Searches, Validity Searches, Freedom-To-Operate Searches, Infringement Analysis/Evidence of Use/Claim Charts preparation, Due-Diligence, Portfolio Management, Landscape among others. Sonam had served Academics career for more than two years as an Assistant Professor at Greater Noida Institute of Technology, Greater Noida. She is a Registered Patent Agent of India and holds a Master’s degree in Computer Science Engineering
Titiksha is an Associate in Khurana and Khurana and working with the Patent Drafting team. She has over a year of experience in patent searching and has performed various projects like Invalidity searches, Patentability searches, Freedom to operate searches along with Landscape and White space analysis searches in domains like electrical, electronics, mechanical, wireless communication, telecommunication, and 3GPP. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering. She is currently pursuing her PG diploma in IP and Patent Law from Nalsar Law University.
Astha is an Associate at Khurana & Khurana, Advocates and IP Attorneys (K&K), and IIPRD. She pursued M.Tech. in Nanoscience and Technology from Delhi Technological University (Formerly DCE), Delhi. She has done her B.Tech in Electrical Engineering from Madam Mohan Malviya University of Technology(MMMUT), Gorakhpur, UP. She has presented a paper on “Green Electricity using Photovoltaic Cell: A Review” at National Conference on Emerging Trends in Electrical Systems. She had secured 1st position in paper presentation on “Strategic Minerals” in IIT-BHU in METTLE. She has started as a fresher with Khurana & Khurana in patent drafting.
Ragunathan is an associate at Khurana & Khurana, Advocates and IP Attorneys (K&K) and IIPRD. He has 1.5 years of experience in IP, conducting patentability searches. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Aeronautical Engineering. Prior to Khurana & Khurana, he has worked with MaxVal IP Services Private Limited.
Vikram is an Associate at Khurana & Khurana, Advocates and IIPRD and is extensively involved in drafting office action responses and identifying differences between the cited arts and the subject invention to overcome the rejections of search report for Patent Attorneys. He is well acquainted with US, EP and Indian Patent laws and filing procedures at the said jurisdictions. He has graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Punjabi University, Patiala in the year 2019. Prior to joining Khurana and Khurana Advocates, he worked as a Patent Analyst at TT Consultants, Mohali where he conducted various analytics projects including Novelty/Patentability searches, Validation/Invalidation searches, Design searches, Infringement searches and Freedom-to-Operate searches etc. He is well versed with the fields of mechanical and allied sciences. His speciality areas include automotives, robotics, machine tools, medical devices such as syringes, catheters and subterranean operations such as hydraulic fracturing etc.
Manik is an Associate at Khurana & Khurana, Advocates and IP Attorneys (K&K), and IIPRD. He is a mechanical engineer with a Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) degree and Masters of Technology (M.Tech) degree in Engineering from reputed IIT (ISM), Dhanbad, and has over 2+ years of experience in the Mechanical domain. He has written several articles, has several publications, as an SCI-indexed research paper in the domain of Mechanical engineering, to his credit in leading journals and conferences. He is also a winner of the “Best oral research paper presentation” in “Research Scholars Day” held at the National Institute of Technology (NIT), Delhi. He is well versed in various domain fundamentals pertaining to mechanical engineering. He has expertise in all kinds of patent searches and patent drafting.
Sneha Ghag is an Associate at Khurana & Khurana, Advocates, and IP Attorneys. Currently, she is involved in attending Mumbai trademark hearings, registry-related submissions & follow-ups, trademark searches, trademark filings, and client coordination. She is also, involved in the drafting of response to Patent examination reports. She has completed her Engineering in Printing and Packaging Technology and LL.B. from Mumbai University. She has also completed a Post Graduate Diploma course in Patent Law and Practice from the Institute of Intellectual Property Studies, NMIMS. Further, she has cleared the Indian Patent Agent Examination conducted in the year 2018.
Gargi is a Patent Associate at IIPRD and Khurana & Khurana since September 2020. Before that, she had worked briefly as a hardware engineer at TerraBlue XT, a startup specializing in wearable healthcare, and also worked as an assistant professor for about a year at RV College of Engineering (ECE Dept.), Bangalore. She did her M.Tech (Electronics from Tezpur Central University (Gold medalist) and completed her PhD in Electronics and Electrical Engineering from IIT Guwahati specializing in control systems. She has also authored/co-authored 13 publications in peer-reviewed international journals and conference proceedings.
Madhulika is a Senior Associate at Khurana & Khurana, Advocates, and IP Attorneys. Madhulika holds a Master’s degree in I.T. (M.Tech) from Guru Govind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU), Delhi. She holds a Law degree (LL. B) from Chaudhary Charan Singh University, Meerut, and has over 7+ years of experience in the IPR domain in prominent MNCs.
Madhulika has worked for Indian, the US & European clients for projects such as but not limited to patent research, patent infringement, patent drafting, preparing a response to office actions, etc. She has worked in domains like Electronics, Telecommunication, Software, Mechanical, and Electrical for patent research, patent infringement, drafting of patent applications, and office action projects.
Her primary responsibilities in the firm include patent drafting, office action response drafting, prior art searches, Infringement Analysis, clearance searches, and on projects relating to sophisticated technologies ranging from Electronics, computer sciences, IT, electronics and telecommunication, mechanical, biomedical devices, and business method domain including but not limited to computer networks such as in the arts of Access Control Lists, managing redundancies, updating network elements, configuring network infrastructures, managing wireless communication networks, among other like technology domains.
She has also been a speaker and trainer at C-DOT, Delhi for information related to patent searching, Infringement analysis, and White space analysis. Madhulika has extensive experience in multiple software domains including machine learning, AI technologies, neural networks, multi-model databases, data structures, among others.
Ruchika is an Associate at Khurana and Khurana Advocates and IP Attorneys. She has done BBA LLB (Hons.) from Christ (Deemed to be University), Bengaluru, and is enrolled as an Advocate with the Delhi State Bar Council. Ruchika specializes in the Law of Trade Marks and majorly handles prosecution and opposition matters. She drafts Cease and Desist Notices, Notice of Oppositions, Counter Statements, Evidences in support of Application and Opposition, Replies to Examination Reports, and conducts Trademark Search and Portfolio Update of Clients.
Ramsha is an Associate at Khurana & Khurana in the Trademark team. She has experience in trademark opposition and prosecution. Her practice focuses on preparing Notice of Opposition, Counter Statements, Affidavit of evidence in support of Opposition/Application, Responses to Examination reports/ Provisional refusals, drafting specifications of goods/services as per client’s business for filing TM Application, Trade Mark Searches, and Opinion, Analysis, Filing, preparing strategies for approval in Trademark Registry, attending Hearings, Hearing related submissions & follow-ups, due diligence and client queries. She has completed her B.A.., LL. B. (Hons.) from Aligarh Muslim University.
Ritwika is an Associate at the Hyderabad office of IIPRD and Khurana & Khurana, Advocates and IP Attorneys. She focuses on Trademark Searches, Prosecution, and Drafting of Opposition matters. Ritwika has over 4 years of experience in handling Trademark Prosecutions and Oppositions. In addition to the same, Ritwika also takes care of Business Development for the Hyderabad Office. Ritwika has completed her B.A. and LL.B. from Calcutta University, Department of Law in 2011 and she is a member of the West Bengal Bar Council.
Rashika Saxena is an Associate at Khurana & Khurana in the Trademark team. She mainly focuses on Trademark and Copyright Prosecution. She is involved in attending trademark registry-related submissions & follow-ups, hearings, trademark searches, trademark filings, and client coordination. She is also involved in drafting contracts and matters pertaining to commercial laws. She has completed her Bachelor of Business Administration & Bachelor of Legislative Law [BBA LL. B (Hons.)] from Symbiosis Law School, Noida, Symbiosis International University.
Aswathi is an Associate at Khurana & Khurana with over 3 years of experience. Aswathi has done BBA, LL.B. under Karnataka State Law University, and is an Advocate under Karnataka State Bar Council. Aswathi specializes in handling Trademarks matters related to the drafting of replies against objections raised by the Trademark registries, Letter of Objection, Cease & amp; Desist notices, Notice of opposition, counter-statement, rectification and evidence, and other legal documents along with Client counseling. Aswathi has also experienced in drafting, vetting, and structuring various agreements including IP Licensing, Share Purchase, Non- Solicitation, etc. Aswathi also handles pursuing applications of Copyright registrations.