Intellectual Property Practice Lead Trademark, Patent, Copyright & Design Prosecution & Enforcement, Renewals, Assignments, Licensing, Domain Name, Software, Market Survey, Infringement, Counterfeiting & Passing Off Matters
Mr. Doulah maintains one of the strongest intellectual property enforcement and prosecution team in Bangladesh at Doulah & Doulah. It is also the largest intellectual property law practice team in Bangladesh maintained by a composite law firm. Working since 1965 the firm so far performed procecution over fibe thousand trademarks in Bangladesh. In this pusuit Mr. Doulah has attended a large number of objections raised for relevant applications and successfully attended those especially the internatinally reputed well known brands.
Some major transactional highlights are provided below.
Acted in a large number of technology transfer arrangements including clients like Colgate, GSK, Novartis, Chivas etc.
Successful Large Scale Enforcement of IP rights of Sony Corporation against 160 counterfeiters of black and white Sony television, marketing of fake Toshiba television
For Casio against 60 counterfeiters of fake Casio Watch
Established the concept of well-known mark in Bangladesh to stop any kind of Nokia products in all trademark classes based on the well-known status of the NOKIA mark in Bangladesh
Established the fact that parallel import and import through unofficial channel is “Usage” in the territorial jurisdiction
Frontrunner in enforcing IPR rights granted by international treaties like Paris Convention and GATT on cross territorial jurisdictions. Clients include Corocodile, Saybolt, 3M etc.