Mahua Roy Chowdhury

Mahua Roy Chowdhury

Key Details

Mahua Roy Chowdhury
Principal partner
Royzz & Co
India

  • Anti-counterfeiting
  • Copyright
  • Entertainment
  • Food & Beverage
  • Media
  • Patents
  • Technology
  • Trademark
  • Trademark infringement

Overview

Mahua Roy Chowdhury has almost 25 years of experience as a lawyer specialising in intellectual property. She is a founding and principal partner of Royzz & Co. She now focuses her practice on contentious work related to copyright, trademark and patent law. She is skilled in settlement of commercial disputes and litigation.

She represents leading national and multinational companies including Engineering and IT companies and leading national and international universities.

She also has experience in licensing and technology transfer agreements. Her publications on varied subjects have been published by World IP Review over the years.

Professional Highlights

She has been an active litigator who has successfully spearheaded landmark public interest litigations in Delhi High Court and Supreme Court.

She has strategised and conducted more than 500 enforcement actions (raids) with Police across India for counterfeit & piracy;

Recognised as Leading and Recommended Lawyer by Legal 500;

Recognised as Influential Women in IP by WIPR;

Best IT & TMT Lawyer by Legal Era;

She has drafted and filed more than 500 patent applications.

Mahua has been successful in many un-precedented litigations like arbitrability of IP, ownership of software, geographical indication.

She has successfully represented many famous/well-known marks and their first case in Indian courts and with TMO.

Participation in Wider Community

She is a core India advisory committee member for INTA.

She has been a Speaker at prestigious forums at national and international forums such as:

International Trademark Association;

International Bar Association;

UNH-Franklin Pierce;

Indian Institute of Technology;

Vellore Institute of Technology;

International Intl Property Law Association;

World Litigation Forum;

Delhi University;

IP University;

Maharashtra National Law University;

SVKM, Mumbai

and many other conferences & forums.

Professional Affiliations

International Trademark Association;

International Bar Association;

Asian Patent Attorney Association;

AIIPI

Indo-Japan Chamber of Commerce

Indo-Spanish Chamber

German Chamber of Commerce

Delhi High Court Bar Association

Academic Affiliations

She is advisor to the Dean of University New Hampshire Franklin Pierce.

She is an Advisor to Law League India, a law student organisation.

She has been a Lecturer of Law in IP University, Delhi.

She has been a Guest Speaker at:

Franklin Pierce-UNH (USA), Campus Law Centre, Delhi University, Maharashtra National Law University, Faculty of Management Studies of IP University, IIT-Bombay, and Vellore Institute of Technology.

WIPR