Bachelors in Law
Rajiv is the Partner with the Firm, RNA Technology and IP Attorneys. He heads the prosecution practice of the Firm along with transactional work involving IP/Commercial laws. He has extensive experience of more than 25 years in handling the intellectual property matters which inter alia include portfolio management assisting some of the Fortune 500 companies safeguard their IP assets and handling work/assisting foreign law firms across multiple jurisdictions. Rajiv has also supervised and handled numerous oppositions, cancellation and enforcement actions involving contentious intellectual property issues.
Rajiv is also an expert at handling commercial agreements relating to foreign collaboration and joint ventures, related royalty payment and licensing issues involving intellectual property in such an arrangement, non-disclosure agreements, contracts etc. He regularly advises his clients on acquisition, transfer and sale of IP assets. Rajiv has advised clients on both IP and Commercial laws covering a wide spectrum of industries such as pharmaceutical, confectionery, healthcare, hospitality, real estate, e-commerce and software and hardware technology companies, FMCG, oil and gas, education, along with several startups etc. He is also involved in advising government departments/organizations in developing and protecting their brands in India.
Rajiv has been a regular at attending international conferences promoting the Firm’s interest/s. He has also been categorized as a “highly recommended” lawyer for Trademark Prosecution/Litigation matters in India by Leaders League and Intelligence Report & Directory Series. Rajiv’s name also finds mention in the World Trade Mark Review (WTR 1000) as a legal expert in this field. Rajiv has also authored/co-authored articles for leading legal publications and has been a speaker at both International and national events including at virtual webinars. Rajiv has been an active member of the working committees of INTA on ‘Famous and Well-Known Marks’ for the years 2016-2017 and ‘Non-Traditional Trade Marks’ for the years 2020-2021.
Bar Council of Delhi, APAA, INTA