Patents & Utility Models
Patents is at the core of our expertise, our awarded Patent team is the benchmark in Spain. Thanks to our attorney’s diverse backgrounds, we cover every technology field: Chemistry, Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Engineering, Physics and Information & Communication Technology.
We work closely with our clients to generate strong IP rights to protect their innovations through the patent system. We assist them in the patent life cycle and portfolio management: providing strategic advise and portfolio design, patentability evaluations, searches of the state of the art, filing and prosecution of European, Spanish and International PCT applications.
We have a thorough understanding of EPO and OEPM procedures. Our team includes former EPO examiners and qualified European and Spanish Patent Attorneys. As a result, clients regularly hire us to solve complex and difficult situations before the patent offices.
In case of conflict with competitors, we conduct oppositions and appeals before the European Patent Office (EPO) and the Spanish Patent and Trademark Office (SPTO), and provide full support in patent litigation. We have participated in several major Spanish patent litigations, and we regularly work with IP attorneys conducting parallel proceedings in other jurisdictions.
Relying on many years of experience and business acumen, our attorneys prepare IP audits, IP due diligence reports, advice in license or entitlement agreements, freedom to operate, validity and infringement opinions, etc. Always adding value to our client’s business.
We act directly in Spain and Europe, and also in all countries of interest to our clients, through our network of trusted and reliable foreign associates.