It’s an economy that involves creativity, imagination, as well as ideas that push boundaries and bring people together.
More than ever intellectual property is a key factor in assessing a company’s worth. As such, much of the success and future of a company is built around it. With this in mind, Santarelli has developed legal services to provide each client with tailored advice and support that is perfectly attuned to his needs.
Santarelli’s priority is to provide our clients the support they need to strengthen and protect their intellectual property, thus making it a strategic business tool that can be used to conquer existing markets and expand into new ones.
For more than a century, the world’s top companies have looked to Gowling WLG to maximise and protect their treasured intangible assets, at home and abroad. As the global economy grows ever more knowledge-driven, clients continue to count on our broad experience to help them navigate an increasingly perilous intellectual property (IP) landscape.
Home to more than 200 IP practitioners in jurisdictions around the world, Gowling WLG is a leader in IP law, with significant strength in prosecution, enforcement & litigation and transactional work across all industry sectors.
IP solutions — wherever you need them
Gowling WLG provides top IP practices in Canada, the UK and throughout Europe, as well as across an arc of challenging jurisdictions that include China, Russia, and the Middle East. Our exclusive association with JurisAsia in Singapore — along with a robust network of established relationships with leading IP practitioners worldwide — further ensures you have access to the very best advice, wherever business takes you.
Full lifecycle approach
Every step on the path to market presents different challenges for you and your brands. Gowling WLG works with you to overcome those challenges by protecting and enforcing your IP assets and helping you maximise their value. From initial drafting and registration to complex enforcement matters, through to the management and monetisation of large international portfolios, our team is equipped to assist you during the entire lifecycle of your IP assets.
Market leading IP expertise
Gowling WLG offers expertise in all aspects of IP around the world - with core specialisms in trademarks, brands and designs, patents, IP litigation and advertising, and product regulatory advice. This strength in global capability, combined with our collaborative approach, is why many of the world’s top businesses choose us as their trusted IP adviser, and have done so for more than 125 years.
We manage a vast number of trademark and patent files, and protect and enhance our clients’ trademark and patent assets in more than 100 countries through our prosecution services in Canada, Russia and China, as well as through our global network of associate relationships.
Our team has expertise on contentious and non-contentious IP services across a range of industries, and many of our professionals hold specialist expertise in science, engineering and technology. This unique combination of expertise enables us to better understand your business and help you realise the full value of your IP.
Year after year, the firm’s IP professionals and practice groups are recognised by some of the world’s most respected legal publications, receiving top rankings in global and country-based publications.
Comprehensive service offering
Outside of our IP service offering, Gowling WLG is equipped to advise clients in virtually every area of law relevant to business. We see this as one of our core strengths and a key differentiator from other IP service providers, whether they are full-service firms or boutiques.
Clients who work with us can be assured of a holistic approach to their business goals and legal advice that focuses on innovation, results and value.
Founded in 2005 by Vanessa Bouchara, Cabinet Bouchara - Avocats, with offices in Paris and Lyon, is a firm specialized in all aspects of Intellectual Property, Industrial Property and New Technologies.
Since its creation, the firm has experienced a steady level of growth with a team of dynamic lawyers who are always ready to respond to the needs of their clients. Cabinet Bouchara & Avocats has regularly been ranked among the best law firms in the fields of Intellectual Property, Trademarks and Designs.
The lawyers at Cabinet Bouchara - Avocats act both as advisors and representatives in litigation, and remain continuously up-to-date with the latest developments in French, European and international case law, as well as knowledge of new legislative developments.
A firm with a truly international outlook, Cabinet Bouchara - Avocats is part of the INTA.
The firm has extensive expertise in all areas relating directly or indirectly to intellectual property, including : trademark and other distinctive signs of a company, designs, authors’ rights and copyright, domain names and IT law, data protection, personality rights, advertising, distribution, unfair competition and free-riding.
The firm advises, assists and represents its clients in all these domains, whether in the pre-litigation phase as well as in the litigation phase or as a consultant.
The philosophy of Cabinet Bouchara - Avocats is to provide its clients with the highest quality of service possible across all matters relating to intellectual property.
With an acute sense of how the law applies to the wider commercial context, its team of lawyers is dedicated to providing its clients with a service adapted to their needs and one which meets their expectations.
As an independent and niche law firm, what makes it stand out is its ability to give each of its clients the tailored approach that they require, while at the same time remaining constantly available and responsive.
Backed with 30 years of a successful experience, GPI & Associés is an Intellectual Property Group proud in supporting business by assisting our Clients in building, protecting, defending and valuating Intellectual Property portfolios and assets.
GPI & Associés drives are efficiency, availability, flexibility, energy with a touch of brio.
From local origins in Provence (South of France), GPI & Associés evolved to a worldwide coverage through Intellectual Property foreign associates all around the Globe. Cherishing proximity with our Clients, GPI & Associés has main office in Aix-en-Provence and locations in Germany, Spain and Switzerland. Moreover GPI & Associés has two IP Attorneys Boutiques in Paris, Markplus International and Wilson & Berthelot.
Dedicated to Intellectual Property, our Teams act hand in hand through three IP Attorneys Boutiques and one Office of Attorneys at Law (GPI Avocats).
GPI & Associés specializes in the Practice Areas of Patents, Trademarks, Designs, Domain Names, Copyrights, Trade Secrets, Know-How, and Geographical Indications. GPI & Associés assists Clients for freedom to operate, acquisition of Intellectual Property Assets, exploitation of Intellectual Property Assets, as well the related arbitrations and litigation.
When facing third parties, GPI & Associés defends Client’s rights in close collaboration with Attorneys at Law dedicated to intellectual property, in particular with GPI Avocats, in order to form proficient IP Attorneys - Attorneys at Law Line-ups.
GPI & Associés has outstanding Expertise and renowned skills in Business Sectors, including: Aeronautics, Media & Communication, Mechanical Engineering, Publishing, IT, Fashion, R&T, Luxury Goods, Scientific Research and Wineries.
GPI & Associés has been awarded for the value of its achievements by IP Stars and Managing IP scoreboards.
GPI & Associés is a member of professional associations such as the International Trademarks Association (INTA), the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA), the New York Intellectual Property Law Association (NYIPLA), the American Bar Association (ABA), the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI), the European Community Trademark Association (ECTA) and the French Institute of Patent & Trademark Attorneys (CNCPI).
Finally, GPI & Associés has always been very active in its regional community, focusing on sport (JURIS'CUP regattas).