W.S. KANE & CO.
Advocates, Solicitors & Notary
Trademark & Patent Attorneys
Founded in 1942, W.S. Kane & Co. (“The Firm”) was initially named “Law & Prudence”. A firm of advocates, solicitors and notary, specialising in the fields of Intellectual Property Laws and Dispute Resolution, we are one of the oldest and most established firms in India.
In the profession for over 75 years, we have been one of the pioneers in Intellectual Property (IP) Rights in India. The Firm has been internationally acknowledged as one of India’s leading IP Laws firms and has been consistently listed in international publications. As an active member of Intellectual Property Law Practitioners Association (IPLPA), we regularly give recommendations/suggestions to the Ministry of Commerce and Industry with respect to new IP legislations in India.
Through its wide network of foreign associates, The Firm assists its clients in conducting due diligence/search, filing applications and securing registration of trademarks/patents in countries/regions such as U.S.A, U.K., European Union, Middle East, Singapore, Australia, Hong Kong, New Zealand, Malaysia, China, Thailand, South Africa and Kenya.
The Firm's dispute resolution team has been recognised for its in-depth experience and creativity in handling a wide spectrum of disputes for domestic and international clients in courts and tribunals. The team has represented clients in diverse domestic and international arbitrations and focused on aligning litigation strategy with the commercial interests of clients.
W.S. Kane & Co. advises and represents (including arguing counsels) diverse international and domestic entities engaged in manufacturing, telecommunication, information technology, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, chemicals, petrochemicals, textiles, hospitality, food and beverages, liquor, tobacco, aviation, energy, print media, oil and gas, financial services, insurance, health, entertainment, intellectual property, employment, retail and trade, property, construction activity, mining, etc.
Appreciation from the Industry
“A notable team with demonstrable skills in a wide range of issues pertaining to trademarks, patents, copyright and domain names. Capable of advising on prosecution and opposition mandates in addition to infringement litigation cases.”
- Chambers - Asia Pacific 2021