Patents

We offer services that cover all areas of patent protection and enforcement, extending beyond the traditional fields or combining other legal fields.

Our patent-related services include:

  • drafting of patent specifications and application filing in Romania, other national offices, regional and international patent offices (EPO, WIPO);
  • conducting patent searches, portfolio administration, including renewals;
  • issuing opinions on patent validity and infringement;
  • representing clients in appeals, interferences, oppositions, re-examination and reissue proceedings;
  • assisting our domestic and international clients in the litigation for infringement, counterfeit and nullity of patents in front of Romanian courts;
  • representing clients before the Romanian Custom Authorities, the Police and other state authorities in patent infringement procedures;

RECENT PROJECTS

  • Conducting patent availability researches for a leading south-eastern European machine paint producer
  • Advising an international pharmaceutical company on the risks regarding the enformecement of a new pharmaceutical product in Romania;
  • Negotiation and structuring a patent license agreement contract for a Swiss watches producer;
  • Representation in front of the Custom Authorities of an European pharmaceutical company regarding the enforcement of one of its patents