Speaking Engagement

Protecting the Non-Fungible: NFTs and IP Law

South Asian Bar Association of Washington, D.C.

DLA Piper
500 8th St NW
Washington, D.C.

Blank Rome Associate Ameya (“Arun”) V. Paradkar will serve as a panelist for “Protecting the Non-Fungible: NFTs and IP Law,” being presented by the South Asian Bar Association of Washington, D.C. (“SABA-DC”) on Tuesday, September 20, 2022, at 6:30 p.m.

The panel will discuss intellectual property considerations for non-fungible tokens (“NFTs”), with each speaker bringing a different perspective: in-house, litigation, and transactional.


  • Arun Paradkar, Associate, Blank Rome LLP
  • Kwon Park, Managing Director,
  • Greg DeSantis, Associate, DLA Piper


  • Jomy Methipara, Partner, Dickinson Wright
  • Devika Persaud, Associate, DLA Piper

For more information or to register, please visit the event webpage.


SABA-DC is a voluntary bar association dedicated to the needs, concerns, and interests of the South Asian legal community in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area. SABA-DC was founded in 2001 as the successor to the Indian-American Bar Association of Washington D.C.

SABA-DC's key objectives are to:

  • Advance the professional development of South Asian lawyers and law students in the D.C. metropolitan area;
  • Provide a forum for professional and social networking;
  • Increase awareness and dialogue regarding legal issues facing South Asians in the United States;
  • Improve access to legal services for the South Asian community in the D.C. metropolitan area, particularly among the least fortunate; and
  • Promote a greater understanding of the legal, political, economic, and cultural environment of South Asia and its people.