Chambers Asia – Asia’s leading lawyer for business 2018

What the team is known for A well-respected practice with noted strength in patent matters, including drafting, filing, prosecution and litigation. Adept at handling IP work for technology, pharmaceutical and biotech-focused clients. Noteworthy experience in seeking declarations in court over patent rights. Essenese Obhan “very dynamic” practitioner with an increasing prominence in the market. He is especially recognised for his expertise in patent matters. In one work highlight, he advised the National Seed Association of India on challenging the requirement of an NOC from the creator of a trait to register a new plant variety.