Dr. Singh’s practice focuses on preparing and prosecuting patent applications worldwide, especially in the pharmaceutical, chemical and imaging industries. She has extensive experience in patent procurement, counseling and litigation in the field of pharmaceuticals, chemicals, nutraceuticals, polymers, biochemistry and biotechnology. She has prepared and prosecuted patent applications covering a wide variety of technology including therapeutic small molecules, biologics, medical and diagnostic devices, processed food, and polymers relating to inks, artificial leather, and optical devices. She also has significant experience in advising clients on Hatch-Waxman patent and regulatory law, and provides patent infringement, validity, freedom to operate and clearance opinion relating to ANDA (Abbreviated New Drug Application) preparation and submissions. She has represented clients on both generic and branded sides in Hatch-Waxman litigation.
Dr. Singh draws on her research experience in synthetic organic chemistry during her Ph.D. and her experience on the bench in process development of pharmaceutical active ingredients in the pharmaceutical industry. She is the author of several articles in peer-reviewed scientific journals in the field of synthetic organic chemistry. Sarika has also written extensively on current developments in intellectual property law. Thanks to her considerable experience in-house in supporting and managing intellectual property matters in the generic pharmaceutical industry, Dr. singh brings real world scientific and business perspective to her practice.
J.D., Rutgers School of Law, Newark, 2010
Ph.D., University of Delhi, 1998
M.Sc., Chemistry, University of Delhi, 1992
B.Sc., Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics, University of Delhi, 1990
New Jersey Bar, 2010
New York Bar, 2010
U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, 2013
U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, 2013
United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, 2017
U.S. Patent & Trademark Office, 2009 (Limited Recognition)