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Niharika Salar

Ms Niharika Salar is an Assistant Professor of Law at NALSAR Hyderabad. During her postgraduate studies at NUS Singapore, she had the privilege of presenting her research at Hong Kong and Indonesia with respect to Brands and IP law in multiple jurisdictions. She also assisted Prof Irene Calboli towards the organisation of IPIRA 2nd IP & Innovation Researchers of Asia Conference 2020 in Jakarta. Additionally, she also had the opportunity to work with Prof Chalmers (Vice Dean, Research, NUS Law) on his project on legal and regulatory framework of various South East Asian countries with respect to their Covid-19 response where Ms Salar was responsible for looking into India. At NALSAR, she is responsible for co-teaching Intellectual Property Rights to undergraduate students.

Apart from professional endeavours, she enjoys a good session of adventure sports and Yoga.


  • L.L.M(Hons.) from National University of Singapore (2020)
  • B.A. L.L.B.(Hons.) from National University of Study & Research in Law, Ranchi (2019)

Areas of Interest: Trademark Law, Intellectual Property theory, Socio-legal studies, legal education


  • Authored a paper titled “TRADEMARKS IN THE WORLD OF INTERNET” reported in Madras Law Journal MLJ Civil Vol. 318 Part 5 in issue no 44
  • Co-authored a paper titled “THE THIRD GENDER AND HUMAN RIGHTS” in Journal of International Human Rights Law
  • Co-authored a paper titled “PRESIDENT’S POWER TO PARDON” in Journal on Contemporary Issues of Law (JCIL) Vol 2 Issue 2.
  • Authored a paper titled “MISUSE OF SECTION 498A IPC AND THE PROCEDURE RELATED TO IT IN INDIA” in International Journal of Legal Research, Vol 3 Issue 2. (ISSN – 2349 -8463)
  • Authored a paper titled “SPECIAL ECONOMIC ZONES” in International Journal for Research in Law, Vol 2, Issue 3 (ISSN: 2454-8715)
  • Presented a paper titled “DOES CELEBRITY LIKENESS REALLY MATTER ON THE INTERNET? AN ATTEMPT TO DECODE PUBLICITY RIGHTS IN THE CONTEXT OF SOCIAL MEDIA IN INDIA & SINGAPORE" at the 5th Asian IP Works-in-Progress Conference 2020, Hong Kong in January 2020. Also won the Young Asian IP Scholar Award at the Conference.
  • Presented a paper on “CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF PASSING OFF JURISPRUDENCE IN CELEBRITIES: AN INDIAN CONTEXT” at the 2nd IP & Innovation Researchers Asia (IPIRA) Conference, Indonesia in April 2020.
  • Presented a paper titled “WIPO: A SUCCESS OR A FAILURE STORY” at National Seminar on Intellectual Property Rights: Emerging Issues & Challenges organized by Chanakya National Law University, Patna on September 23rd, 2018.
  • Presented a paper titled “THE CURRENT POSITION OF PLEA-BARGAINING IN INDIA” at International Conference on Criminal Justice in India organized by Indian National Bar Association at the Indian Society of International Law, New Delhi on January 28th, 2017.
  • Intellectual Property Rights


Office No:   7763809990

Email: niharika.salar@nalsar.ac.in