In the area of patents, we have operated in partnership with the patent practice Serravalle S.r.l. since 2008.

Serravalle S.a.s. has been working for more than 20 years side by side both with multinational industry-leading companies (Repsol Quimica, Exxon Mobil, Abbott Point Of Care, Shure, Chemtura, Celanese and Ulterra, just to name a few of them) and medium and small companies, assisting them in patent consulting and patent portfolio management, especially in chemical, biochemical, pharmaceutical, food, industrial and cultural field.

The competence stretches from the draft of a patent, to the grant through the prosecution process and, especially, the opposition/appeal procedure.

What we can do for you:

  • Drawing up and filing of Patents in Italy and all over the world.
  • Prosecution: fulfilment of the documents concerning patents from the examination to the grant.
  • Monitoring and priority searches.
  • Study of freedom to act.
  • Opposition to European Patents and subsequent appeal procedure.
  • Translations.
  • UPC Litigations.

We perform Freedom to Operate searches and opinions, audit and due diligence in case of acquisitions, mergers, investments and divestitures.