Areas of Expertise
Trademarks, Enforcement, IP Litigation, Licensing & Franchising
Tia Malik, a partner at Lall & Sethi, is an advocate registered with the Bar Council of India since 2007. With a wealthy experience of more than 18 years, Tia has remained committed towards becoming an expert in the field of IP. While managing portfolios of multinationals and Fortune 500 companies, including the best-known tech brands, media & telecommunications, fashion, pharmaceuticals, banking & financial services, luxury and hospitality, universities and start-ups, to name a few, Tia also helps them develop worldwide branding strategies, including helping clients select, develop, nurture, expand and protect their valuable IP assets.
She advises her clients on intellectual property law protection and enforcement, due diligence, and licensing. Tia’s practice also comprises of advising on compliance, exploitation of IP, advertising laws, entertainment laws and related regulatory codes.
Tia is a member of the International Trade Marks Association (INTA) and has been actively working and participating in INTA committees. Tia has served on the trademark offices committee, INTA’s Brands & Innovation Committee, the Law Firms committee and has been recently chosen to be a part of the Copyright Committee. Tia is also an active member of the Intellectual Property Attorneys Association (IPAA) in India, which works towards serving the community of IP practitioners and the various participants in the IP regime of the country, from rights holders to government officials; from attorneys and agents to policy makers.