Areas of Expertise

The firm is active in all areas of intellectual property law:

Legal advising

  • Availability searches
  • Protection / registration strategies
  • Negotiation and drafting of operating agreements (licenses) and assignment agreements
  • Intellectual property rights audits - due diligence
  • Valorization of research & development (research & development agreements, collaboration agreements, consortium agreements)
  • Negotiation and drafting of coexistence agreements

Litigation

  • Oppositions before the French and European Union offices
  • Collection of evidence of Intellectual Property Rights infringement before initiating legal action including filing of requests to obtain seizure orders before a judge
  • Filing infringement and / or nullity actions before French courts
  • Anti-counterfeiting strategies and actions 
  • Filing legal action to obtain preliminary injunctions against infringers
  • Filing customs intervention requests applications and cooperation with the French customs to obtain the seizure and the destruction of counterfeit goods by French customs
  • Filing criminal complaints, representing clients before criminal courts