United & United has domain-expertise members and is also a recognised filer of Patent Corporation Treaty (PCT) Patent filings from India. This unique combination of strong Intellectual Property expertise and the team’s pragmatic, business-oriented problem-solving approach provides solutions to legal issues that arise in the Life Sciences & Pharmaceutical field from lab to market.

Our Pharmaceutical Patent Practice is led by a core group of patent agents and technologists, many of whom hold advanced scientific degrees and have extensive practical experience in the Pharmacy, Biotechnology and Life Sciences fields. The firm offers a comprehensive range of transactional and advisory services to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, and agrochemical companies in India and around the world.

The Firm’s Patents procurement team is experienced in handling patent prosecution and litigation issues in India, and it represents major pharmaceutical companies in the country. The Firm’s highly trained patent team is comprised of accredited patent agents and attorneys with expertise in pharmaceuticals and life sciences. 

The firm’s patent services are designed to assist clients throughout the invention/IP ladder, from the stage of invention conception to enforcement and commercialization. The patents team specialises in conducting global prior art searches for patentability assessment, invalidation opinion, infringement (FTO) analysis, grey area identification (state-of-the-art/landscape), and other purposes. This is combined with cutting-edge litigation skills, allowing the firm’s clients to effectively secure rights or defend claims.