Dr. Mahendra B. Thakre
Dr. Mahendra B. ThakreGeneral Manager - IPR,
Mylan Laboratories

Dr. Mahendra Thakre is an in-house patent counsel working as General Manager, IPR - Legal at Mylan Laboratories Limited, based at Hyderabad (India). He has earned his Doctoral Degree (PhD), Masters in Business Management, Masters in Pharmaceutical Sciences, PG Diploma in Patents Law, and a degree in Law (LLB).

During over around 18 years of industrial and academic experience in organizations like Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories and National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER), Dr. Mahendra has established an expertise in strategy for para IV & generic opportunity in US in-line with Hatch-Waxman Act, opposition, invalidity opinion preparation for blocking patents, IP strategy, and patent litigation across geographies. He has strong experience in pharmaceutical/regulatory legislation, patents, in-bound patent/technology licensing, and policy analysis. He has deep interest in IP Policy in developing countries and advises the senior leadership team on critical issues and policy developments. He is also an eminent speaker at various conferences and symposiums and a visiting professor in a number of premier institutions in India.

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