Plant Varieties

ABG Intellectual Property has a breadth of experience in the protection of seeds, flowers, fruits or trees

Your innovation is valuable: protect your plant varieties IP rights

Due to the exponential growth, over the last years, of new plant varieties of high commercial value, it has become essential for plant breeders’ to protect actively their innovations.

ABG Intellectual Property provides assistance with the evaluation and prosecution of plant variety rights before the Spanish Plant Variety Office (OEVV) and the Community Plant Variety Office (CPVO), particularly in aspects related to passing the technical examination and examination of the denomination for the plant variety.

360º Service

Additionally, we offer:

  • surveillance studies of plant protection titles
  • opposition procedures against the grant of plant variety rights of competitors
  • maintenance of the plant variety right during the full term of the title

Plants and trademarks

Due to our ample experience in other fields of intellectual property, ABG can also advise on the suitability of obtaining patents or trademarks to complement the protection of the plant variety right.

Legal Advice

Our legal team assists our clients in commercial transactions, in the enforcement of the exclusive rights over the product, by negotiating and drafting licensing agreements, and conducting enforcement and infringement litigation.

Other countries

ABG also provides advice and support for obtaining and enforcing protection in other countries of interest, through the collaboration with reliable and specialized partners in other jurisdictions.

Get the best protection for your plant varieties IP rights

Our specialists in this category

AllPartnerAssociatePatent Adviser
Agustín Alconada

Agustín Alconada

Partner

Agustín joined ABG in 2007 and is a partner in the biotechnology department.

Irene Vázquez

Irene Vázquez

Associate

Irene joined ABG in 2009 and is an associate in the biotechnology department.

María Corral

María Corral

Patent Adviser

María joined ABG in 2012 and is a patent adviser in the biotechnology department.

Guillermo Menéndez

Guillermo Menéndez

Patent Adviser

Guillermo joined ABG in 2015 and is a patent adviser in the biotechnology department.

Gemma Muruais

Gemma Muruais

Patent Adviser

Gemma joined ABG in 2010 and is a patent adviser in the biotechnology department

Ana María de Lucas

Ana María de Lucas

Patent Adviser

Ana María joined ABG in 2017 and is a patent adviser in the biotechnology department.

Marina García

Marina García

Patent Adviser

Marina joined ABG in 2017 and is a patent adviser in the biotechnology department.

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