Dr. Kalyan Kankanala Conceives the idea of starting an IP firm constituted by attorneys having equally strong technology, law and business background to offer patent searching, drafting and prosecution services. He is at the time at National Law School of India University (NLS), Bangalore, pursuing his Ph.D. in Patent Law after completing his LL.M. in Intellectual Property, Commerce and Technology from Franklin Pierce Law Center, NH, USA. He approaches Arun Narasani, his childhood friend, and a graduate of IIT, Madras and IIM, Bangalore with the idea.
Following a series of discussions, Arun agrees to join Kalyan, and they decide to start the firm.