"Fast and reliable with having good know-how in the IP field."
Chambers Europe, 2018
Protecting and managing your intangible assets
Intellectual property protection is crucial to fostering innovation. Without the protection of ideas, individuals would not be able to benefit from their creations.
Our regional network covers the intellectual property needs across 6 markets. We provide optimal solutions for obtaining and enforcing IP rights, offering services in all of the regional languages.
Expertise and experience
The provision of comprehensive legal services related to copyright ownership, exploitation, licensing and legal protection in cases of copyright infringement actions, is an essential requirement of our clients.
We have the necessary know-how to properly evaluate the suitability of trademark, design and patent protection and are equipped to carry out necessary searches. We regularly participate in due diligence procedures in order to identify and evaluate intellectual property assets and anticipate IP related risks.
Our team is well-versed in the area of IP enforcement, including anti-counterfeiting and anti-piracy initiatives. They regularly resolve IP-related disputes, whether through alternative dispute resolution techniques or formal court proceedings.
Through our intensive work for the Business Software Alliance, we have gained experience in a wide range of legal actions against infringers of software copyright, including infringement warnings, criminal and civil law proceedings.
Protecting your intellectual property assets
Our IP team creates, develops, manages and maintains our clients' intellectual property portfolios and provides pragmatic advice on the most effective strategies for IP rights enforcement.
IP enforcement, anti-counterfeiting & anti-piracy work
Our intellectual property lawyers have extensive experience in the area of intellectual property enforcement, including anti-counterfeiting and anti-piracy initiatives. Such work includes surveillance of borders and dialogue with customs authorities, as well as preparation and filing of requests for the cancellation of imports in case of IP rights infringement.