We provide Litigation services in anti-counterfeiting, criminal law and cyber law
For IP matters, the principal Courts having jurisdiction to try suits are the District Courts. There are 600 District Courts in India and we are uniquely poised to file and defend suits in most of these Courts, apart from the High Courts of New Delhi, Bombay (Mumbai), Kolkata and Madras (Chennai).
Our litigation services extend to:
- Prosecuting and defending civil suits for infringement of trade marks, patents, designs and copyrights
- Suits for passing off
- Criminal cases for trade marks and copyrights
- Anti-piracy measures
- Appeals from orders of the patent & trade mark office
OSCAR has one of the strongest experiences in initiating and prosecuting anti-counterfeiting matters pertaining to IP prosecutions with special expertise in strategizing investigations and executing raids under the criminal provisions of the Trademark Act and Copyright Act, 1957. The anti-counterfeiting team of the firm has successfully conducted more raids for several industries including but not limited to software, automobile, consumer electronics, luxury brands, tobacco, apparel, music, alcoholic products, confectionery, soaps and cosmetics, etc. in various jurisdictions across the country.
The firm has vast experience and special expertise in Criminal law practice. The members of the Criminal Law Enforcement Team work extensively on criminal trials and the appellate side in various jurisdictions across the country. The firm also specializes in imparting training to Enforcement Agencies across India on various subjects with special emphasis on white-collar crimes including cheating, fraud, misappropriation, criminal breach of trust and other offences primarily based on documentary evidence.
The firm has a rich experience in handling complex matters pertaining to Cyber Crimes in almost all jurisdictions across the country. The firm has special experience in handling cases where the Internet is used as a medium to commit fraud/cheating and especially where mischief is done on social networking sites. The firm has successfully prosecuted matters pertaining to various aspects of Cyber Crimes and has successfully imparted training to Investigative Agencies and Police Training Academies, also having had interactive sessions with Investigation Officers and Public Prosecutors.