Intellectual Property

Binu Karthikeyan’s intellectual property practice specializes in contentious and non-contentious intellectual property matters, advising clients on the legal, regulatory, and commercial aspects of intellectual property

Binu advises on the protection and use of intellectual property across a broad range of sectors in the UAE, helping local and international clients to achieve their commercial aims, advising on effective intellectual property and brand preservation, protective measures, and providing suggestions for practical solutions.  He advises clients on matters of their online profile, including e-commerce, which is a rapidly developing area within the region’s market. If you are intending to expand your business presence online, he helps to structure commercial arrangements at the preliminary stages and place your business strategically to best realise the potential in the value of your intellectual property rights

  • Copyright Registration

  • Trademark Registration

  • Patent Registration

  • Research and Opinion for identifying the infringement and counterfeit items.

  • Trademark Prosecution

  • Enforcement & Litigation

  • IP Transactions

  • Competition

  • Transferring title for all forms of IP

  • Negotiating, drafting and recording licenses and assignments of IP rights including licenses and distribution, franchise and joint venture agreements

  • Commercialisation of IP and support to corporate transactions

  • IP due diligence, asset audit and management

  • Privacy and data protection

  • Regulatory and compliance work