IP, Media and Entertainment Lawyer
Eira is a partner with EPA Law Offices, India. Having represented clients from diverse sectors and industries particularly in the technology, IP, media and start-up space, she brings along a broad spectrum of expertise include advisory and transactional work. She is as an alumnus of the National Law Institute University, Bhopal and holds an LL.M with specialization in intellectual property rights from Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur.
Before founding EPA Law Offices, Eira worked with reputed law firms where she managed the trademark and copyright portfolios of several multi-national companies, including Fortune 500 companies, and developed strategies for protection of their intellectual property in India. Along with counselling clients on trademark applications and clearance, opposition, cancellation and domain name disputes, Eira regularly appears before the Trademarks Office concerning the prosecution of trademark applications. She regularly conducts due diligence exercises enabling clients to comprehend the value of trademarks, music, films or other intellectual property being acquired helping them make informed business decisions.
Additionally, Eira advises clients in the TMT sector including several artists, films and shows. Her extensive work experience includes deals related to film/series financing, production, development and distribution, licensing and title acquisition.
She also provides strategic legal advice to start-ups and web-based businesses in their operations including developing their website and service policies, non-disclosure agreements, founders’ and shareholder’s agreements and GDPR compliance.