Deepak is a registered Indian patent attorney and holds a graduate degree in electronics and telecommunication, a post graduate diploma degree in business administration and a master’s degree in energy and environment. Deepak leads the Engineering team and has about 21 years of experience. He specializes in innovation mining, drafting, filing and prosecuting patent applications across jurisdictions and forums like India, PCT, USPTO and EPO belonging to various branches of engineering with emphasis on hardware devices, software related inventions, telecom and mobile technology related inventions.
Deepak has assisted many of the clients to set-up in-house departments and has also provided support in terms of conducting educational programs. He regularly conducts interviews with the Inventors and provides on-site assistance to clients for capturing inventions and directing the research projects so as to yield commercially valuable and IP protectable inventions.
Deepak regularly advises national and international clients on filing and prosecution strategies in India and freedom-to-operate matters. He has also been involved in negotiations of Technology Licenses and Technology Transfer Agreements and has advised several automobile companies on the structuring of Technology License and Technology Transfer Agreements.
Deepak has spearheaded many patent opposition matters in the area of electronic devices in India. He is a regular speaker in various seminars/conferences and has published a number of articles on various patent related subjects.