Ask Our Lawyer

SWA's full-time Legal Officer is available to answer queries of its members and offer legal advice and guidance for contracts and Copyright related issues. This service is free of charge. SWA Members can also meet our Legal Officer by taking an appointment.
(Appointment timings: 3.00 -6.00 PM, Monday to Friday).


Legal Officer, SWA

Ms. Shirvaikar is a graduate from the Symbiosis Law School, Pune (BBA.L.L.B course). Her area of specialization being Intellectual Property Law and Media & Entertainment Law; she has previously worked at the legal departments of renowned production houses such as Red Chillies Entertainments and Yash Raj Films, as well as the IP departments of law firms like Khaitan and Co., TMT Law Practice, W.S. Kane & Co., and Banana IP Counsels.

Q & A with Legal Officer Heema Shirvaikar

(In this column, SWA’s Legal Officer addresses some of the recent and most frequent legal queries of SWA members.)