Customs Practice

Today, brand protection strategy is incomplete without the inclusion of border enforcement measures. This is particularly true for India, which has more than 100 entry points for the import/export of goods.  


Remfry & Sagar has an experienced ‘Customs Practice’ team to provide IP right holders with wholesome border protection services tailored to their business interests. Our wide network of associates across various ports/customs offices in India ensures enforcement actions meet with success. Services provided by us include:


  • Filing of watch notices with the customs authority;
  • Participating in post interdiction proceedings;
  • Co-ordinating with the Customs Office for suo moto initiation of confiscation of counterfeit/look alike goods;
  • Carrying out inspections and making inventories of seized goods;
  • Training customs officials to aid in efficient identification of counterfeit goods.

“Offers “business-oriented and practical legal advice” that espouses “in-depth legal knowledge and thorough understanding of Indian IP law””

WTR 2020

“Rights holders “know that their Indian rights are in safe hands” with Remfry & Sagar”

IAM 2018

“They are reliable, responsive, and give you what you want...they are the go-to counsel in India.”

Chambers Asia Pacific Guide 2020

Customs Practice

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