Rua Castilho, 167, 2º
Partner: António Corte-Real
Firm - Year of Establishment: 1998
Total Number of IP Practitioners: 14
Languages Spoken at the Firm: Portuguese, English, French, Spanish, Italian
Network Memberships: INTA, ECTA, AIPPI, FICPI, MARQUES, ACPI, APDI, APRAM
Simões, Garcia, Corte-Real & Associados is a firm specializing in IP law and providing a full range of services in all matters of Industrial and Intellectual Property including assistance and consultancy services in the acquisition and maintenance of IP rights, enforcement and IP litigation.
Our practice covers IP services for the European Union, Portugal and other Portuguese speaking jurisdictions namely, Macao, Angola, Mozambique, S. Tomé e Principe, and Cape Verde.
In the trademark and design fields we represent clients and assist in particular with the following:
In the patent field, we are able to assist and represent clients in the prosecution of national patent or utility models applications, conducting state-of-the-art searches and assisting in the drafting of patent or utility model specifications. SGCR legal team deals with litigation issues and is familiar with the arbitration disputes under the special Law 62/2011. The patent department also deals with a large volume of EP validations, translation and monitoring services.
Key IP Areas
Intellectual property (contentious), Intellectual property (prosecution), Designs, IP transactions, Patent contentious, Patent prosecution, Trade mark, Trade mark contentious, Trade mark prosecution
Key Sector Expertise
Utilities, Transport, Tobacco, Telecommunication, Sports, Retail, Renewable energy, Real estate, Pharmaceutical, Optics & photonics, Oil & gas, Not-for-profit, Medical device, Media, Mechanical, Manufacturing, Logistics, Life sciences, Internet, Gaming, Furniture, Food & beverage, Financial services, Fashion & luxury goods, Electronics, Construction & materials, Automotive, Advertising, Artificial intelligence