Nirupam Lodha is a Partner at Luthra & Luthra Law offices with over ten years of experience in the field of intellectual property and information technology laws. He joined the bar in 2007 and has been associated with the Firm since then. Early on in his career, he received the prestigious ITechLaw Travelling Fellowship Award, as a part of which he worked with leading law firms in Europe and United States of America. Also, he was awarded a scholarship and honorary membership by the International Bar Association’s (IBA) Intellectual Property and Media Law Section. Nirupam has worked extensively on IP transactional matters and as part of his transactional experience he has drafted, vetted and negotiated various IP related agreements including technology transfer agreements, software and other licenses, assignments, software development agreements and has also conducted IP audits and due diligences on target companies for major clientele of the Firm. He has also been actively involved in prosecution, acquisition, advisory and enforcement of various forms of intellectual property including trademarks, copyrights, patents, trade secrets, domain names, designs, etc. Nirupam also routinely advises clients on matters relating to data privacy and information technology. His work experience in this area includes advising clients on the compliance requirements involved in implementation of their human resource and customer record management systems, drafting reviewing and vetting privacy policies and data transfer agreements. He has also advised clients on matters involving data security breaches including the steps to be taken for risk mitigation and the necessary enforcement actions.