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The Hon’ble Shri Justice K.N.Basha is the Chairman of the Intellectual Property Appellate Board, Chennai.

His Lordship was attached to the law firm of the Senior Advocate, Shri N.T.Vanamamalai and later, took over the office of Hon’ble Shri Justice R.Balasubramanian, on his elevation to the Bench of Madras High Court. His Lordship was designated as Senior Advocate with effect from 9.2.2005 and elevated as the Judge of Madras High Court on 10.12.2005. His Lordship retired from the service on attaining the age of superannuation with effect from 13.5.2013.

Introduction

IPAB exercises jurisdiction over Trademarks, Patents and Geographical Indications as on date. It is the only tribunal in India which has a global impact.