L&S has a strong prosecution team which works in close synchrony with the client providing patent protection at every stage. The team undertakes drafting, filing, prosecution and opposition effectively handling issues like patent pre-grant and post-grant proceedings, pre and post-registration formalities for Plant Variety Protection (PVP), design searches for trademarks or search and analyses in respect of geographical indication. Our professionals work in close co-ordination with the four patent offices in India. The Intellectual Property team also formulates the strategy for a client and helps in its implementation. Such diligence helps the client in successfully defending the validity of rights procured, at a later stage.