As regards litigation, we regularly advise leading French and international groups in their patent disputes, in various fields (pharmaceuticals and life sciences, telecommunications, mechanics, IT, chemistry).
Our experience covers the dispute regarding the counterfeit and the validity of patents, as well as disputes regarding patent licensing or co-ownership contracts.
We support our clients in multi-jurisdictional disputes, where we steer and coordinate the procedural strategy in several countries.
We advise our clients on all the legal aspects of their patents, whether to give a legal context to an innovative activity (work contracts, research and development contracts, confidentiality agreements), or to draft and negotiate the agreements necessary to the development of a patent or know-how (licensing, sale or co-ownership contracts).
Complete offering for IP, on both a domestic and international level. Represents leading companies in the sectors of telecommunications, retail and life sciences, as well as the automotive industry.
Chambers Global 2017
Market-leading practice offering a full service in IP. The team is composed of experienced lawyers receiving ongoing training in order to adapt to developments in IP law. Advises clients in various industries including engineering, life sciences and retail. 'Great reactivity, very knowledgeable lawyers who are also pragmatic and have an excellent understanding of the clients’ needs.'
Chambers Europe 2017
Gide Loyrette Nouel ‘knows how to best defend its clients’ interests’. The ‘high-level’ team is involved in domestic and multi-jurisdictional patent proceedings in electronics, mechanical products and pharmaceuticals. The full-service team includes the ‘excellent litigators’ Grégoire Triet, Arnaud Michel, Emmanuel Larere and Raphaëlle Dequiré-Portier. Jean-Hyacinthe de Mitry was promoted to partner.
Legal 500 EMEA 2017
Gide Loyrette Nouel is renowned for its strong international TMT and IP practice. Its lawyers possess sophisticated industry knowledge across various sectors and jurisdictions.
Who's Who Legal 2017