Mr. Swarup Kumar

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About me

Swarup Kumar is an IP Attorney and a registered Patent Agent with an experience of over two decades in the profession. He works closely with Fortune 500 multi-nationals as well as start-ups building their IP portfolio (Patent, Trademark, Design etc), protecting, defending and enforcing their IP rights. Swarup counsels clients, associates, as well as in-house attorneys of reputed chemical, pharma, biotech and telecom multi-national companies including from India, EP, US, JP, AU, China on critical IP matters.

Swarup’s specialization lies in handling and/or supervising, inter alia, drafting of patent specifications, filing and prosecution of patent applications across all technology verticals, working of patents, renewals etc. He regularly renders opinion and/or advice on various patent related matters including on patentability of inventions, freedom to operate (FTO) matters, assignments and licensing of inventions, searches, oppositions, revocations as well as patent litigation etc. He is experienced in dealing with high-stake Appellate Board (IPAB) and Court matters – filing appeals, writs etc, acting as briefing counsel, appearances as arguing counsel before requisite forums etc.

Academic Qualifications
  • Master’s Degree in Chemistry
  • Bachelor of Science, University of Delhi
  • Master’s Degree in Law
  • Bachelor Degree in Law. University of Delhi,
  • Diploma in IP, Indian Law Institute, Delhi
Hobbies & Special Interests
Here's a list of Mr. Swarup Kumar's interests and hobbies
Table tennis
Social Media

Experience & Qualifications

Technical Specialisms
  • Biochemistry and pharmacology
  • Chemistry
  • Industrial chemistry and chemical engineering
  • Materials; polymer science
  • Software; computer-implemented inventions
Professional Experience
  • IP counselling
  • Patent oppositions
  • Patent prosecution
  • Registered design prosecution
  • Trade mark counselling

Roles in FICPI