Obhan & Associates

Essenese Obhan

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Head of IP team, IP attorney, registered patent agent with degree in mechanical engineering. Expertise in contentious and non-contentious matters in the mechanical, pharma, chemical, software, plant variety and telecom sectors.


He has drafted, prosecuted and litigated cases in the mechanical, chemical, pharmaceutical, software, telecommunication and agricultural sectors, he has also been at the forefront of several high stakes IP licensing and litigation matters in India. In particular, he has represented both the Indian seed industry in their licensing dispute concerning genetically modified seeds as well as various Indian mobile manufacturers in their SEP discussions with SEP owners. He advises many companies, including some from Fortune 500, and India’s leading businesses on developing and maintaining their patent portfolios and IP strategy and licensing.

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Patent lapsed due to agent error is restored by IPAB

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Monsanto vs. Indian Seed Companies: Enforcement of Rejected Patent Claims?

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