Due to the exponential growth of new plant varieties over the last years, it has become essential for plant breeders’ to actively protect their innovations. Whether it is seeds, flowers, fruits or trees, we can help you.
ABG provides assistance with the prosecution of plant variety rights before the Spanish Plant Variety Office (OEVV) and the Community Plant Variety Office (CPVO), particularly in aspects related to overcoming the technical examination and examination of the denomination. Additionally, we offer surveillance studies of plant protection titles, opposition procedures against the granting of plant variety rights and the maintenance of the plant variety right during the full term of the title.
Due to our ample experience in other fields of intellectual property, ABG can advise as well on the suitability of obtaining related patents or trademarks in order to complement the protection of the plant variety right. Also, our legal team can help you to commercialize the product and bring it to the market and defend it, by drafting licensing agreements and conducting enforcement and infringement litigation.
Through collaborations with partners in other jurisdictions, ABG also provides advice on obtaining protection titles in third countries.
We offer adequate understanding and maximum protection for your IPR.