Simões, Garcia, Corte-Real & Associados is a firm with offices in Lisbon and Porto, specializing in IP law and providing a full range of services in all matters of Industrial and Intellectual Property. It was founded in 1998 by a team of leading patent and trademark attorneys and lawyers with longstanding experience in the field of Industrial and Intellectual Property.
The firm provides IP services primarily in Portugal and the European Union however since the beginning the firm’s IP practice extends to other jurisdictions with historical links with Portugal and where Portuguese is an official language namely, the Portuguese speaking countries in Africa, such as Angola, Mozambique, S. Tomé e Principe or Cape Verde as well as Macao, a special region of China.
Simões, Garcia, Corte-Real & Associados has been representing and assisting notable Clients of national, international and multinational profile. We aim at establishing long lasting relationships with our Clients based on the core values and commitments of the firm: reliability, quality, the highest standards of professional competence and ethics.
RCF – Protecting Innovation, S.A. is a leading IP Firm in Portugal, with more than 80 years old of activity and a total of 41 employees, RCF PI is one of the largest, oldest and most prestigious IP Law Firms operating in Portugal, with a strong international component and presenting itself as a reference partner for IP matters in Portugal.
A.G. DA CUNHA FERREIRA LDA is an Intellectual Property Office the services of which aim at the maintenance, the surveillance and the defense of the Intellectual Property rights.
These rights are namely, Patents of Invention, Utility Models or Designs, Trademarks and other distinctive commercial signs, Copyright, Designations of Origin and Geographical Indications, New Plant Varieties and Domain Names.
We provide a wide and varied range of Intellectual Property services based on the most modern technologies.
We provide services to our clients in 52 countries, through specialised correspondents.
We have a very significant number of clients working with our office for more than a hundred years.
Our long experience of over more 139 years justifies our clients continued trust.
A.G. da Cunha Ferreira has been indicated by the publication MANAGING INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, as one of the three best Intellectual Property Offices in Portugal, being considered as one of the Top Tier and is also considered as a PME leader on a Portuguese level.
Association Memberships: ACPI, AIPPI, ECTA, FICPI, EPI, ICC, INTA, MARQUES, UNION
With 70 years’ experience, we are a consultancy firm specialising in intellectual property (industrial property and copyright).
We started our activity in 1949 as a family company. Today we enjoy a solid reputation at both national and international level, always striving to build up a close relationship with our clients and delivering specialist legal advice, based on the principles of quality, excellence and attention to detail.
In our capacity as Official Industrial Property Agents and specialist consultants, we have vast experience in the field of industrial property, which enables us to ensure that our clients’ needs and interests are always put first.
We believe that the protection of creations and inventions, innovative production processes that aim to revolutionise the market and achieve success, must be committed to in full and one of the primary concerns of the entrepreneur.
ACPI (Portuguese Association of Intellectual Property Consultants);
AIPLA (American Intellectual Property Law Association);
AIPPI (International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property);
AMEP (Portuguese Association of European Patent Attorneys);
APRAM (Association of Practitioners in Trademark and Design Law);
BMM (Benelux Association of Trademark and Design Law);
CIPA (The Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys);
CITMA (The Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys);
ECTA (European Communities Trade Mark Association);
EPI (Institute of Professional Representativesbefore the European Patent Office);
FICPI (International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys);
GRUR (German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property);
ICC Portugal (International Chamber of Commerce);
INTA (International Trademark Association);
LESI (Licensing Executives Society International, Inc.);
MARQUES (The Association of European Trade Mark Owners);
PTMG (Pharmaceutical Trade Marks Group);
UNION-IP (Union of European Practitioners in Intellectual Property)