nanavati associates
Advocates, Patent & Trade Mark Attorneys

Pranit K. Nanavati

Pranit K. Nanavati, Partner

Partner at Nanavati Associates and heading Intellectual Property Rights practice
• Organized Seminars at Ahmedabad Management Association
- Aug 2006: Hands-on Training to Preparing your own Trademark Registration Application
- Nov 2006: Intellectual Property Rights and Preparing your own Trademark Registration Application
• A Speaker at National Institute of Design Seminars
- Nov 2006: Touching Intangibles: Intellectual Property for Creators & Innovators
- March 2007: National Workshop on "Intellectual Property Protection and Management for R & D Institutions"
- March 2008: Sensitization Programme on Intellectual Property Rights
- Jan 2010: Industrial Design Registration and Protection
• A Speaker at Rotary Club, Bhavnagar
- Aug 2007: Trade Mark Registration
• An Author in World Intellectual Property Review 2008
- Enhanced Protection, an article on Trademarks
• A Speaker at a Seminar organized by UK India Trade & Investment
- Jun 20, 2008: Spoke on Intellectual Property Rights Protection and Enforcement
• Presented at Gujarat Chamber of Commerce & Industry
- Nov 22, 2008: An overview of Intellectual Property Rights
- Sep 05, 2014: Theme Address on International Arbitration
• Guest Lecturer at Nirma University
- Dec 04, 2008: An overview of Intellectual Property Rights with focus on Trade Marks
- Jan 10, 2009: An overview of Intellectual Property Rights with focus on Patents
- Sep 19, 2011: Patent Specification Drafting
- Jul 21 & 28, 2012: Patents
- March 09 & 16, 2013: Patent Claim Drafting
- Apr 13, 2013: Patent Specification Drafting
- Jan 03, 2014: IPR Litigation
- 2016 Semester X IPR Litigation
• Lectured at Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar
- March 30, 2010: Claim Drafting for Patent Specifications
- Sep 18, 2010: Prior Art Search in Patent
• Presented at Brand Klub, Ahmedabad
- Jun 12, 2010: Brands & Patents
• Presented at Workshop on Intellectual Property Management for Biotechnology Industry, Ahmedabad
- Oct 05, 2010: Issues in IPR protection in case of infringement, strategies to minimize and deal with infringement
- Oct 05, 2010: Relevance of Geographical Indications
• Presented at SVNIT, Surat
- Dec 10, 2010: Patent Awareness
- Feb 01, 2014: Patent Claims & Interpretation thereof
• Conducted at Unitedworld School of Business, Uvarsad
- March 24, 2012: a full-day Workshop on Intellectual Property Rights
- Sep 26, 2014: a full-day Workshop on Intellectual Property Rights
• Presented at South Gujarat Chamber of Commerce and Industry
- May 25, 2013: Basics of Intellectual Property Rights, Protection & Awareness
• Presented at ARIBAS, Vallabh Vidyanagar
- Jan 11, 2014: Introduction to Intellectual Property Rights
• Presented at CII, Ahmedabad
- Jun 20, 2014: The legal framework and methodologies against counterfeiting and piracy
• Authored Intellectual Property Rights and Patents, an article published in The Gujarat Chamber of Commerce and Industry Bulletin of April 2015
• Authored International Registration of Trade Marks, an article published in The Gujarat Chamber of Commerce and Industry Bulletin of July 2015
PRACTICE AREAS
IPR Registration & Litigation

BAR ADMISSION
Gujarat, India

EDUCATION
LL.B., Gujarat University, 2005
M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Wayne State University, 1988
B.E., Gujarat University, 1986

MEMBERSHIPS
Ahmedabad Management Association
Gujarat Chamber of Commerce and Industry

OTHER
Chairman of Legal Advisory Committee, Gujarat Chamber of Commerce and Industry during 2008-12 and 2014-15

Visiting Faculty for Patent Law at Nirma University

1989-91 & 1995-04: Worked on Automatic Transmissions Product Engineering in US with General Motors Corporation Powertrain Division

2004: Provided training on Automatic Transmissions at General Motors Technical Centre, Bangalore

2006-08: Provided training on Automatic Transmissions at TCS, Pune