Intellectual Property

Intellectual property rights are a valuable asset of many companies. Proper handling maintains the viability of these assets and avoids infringement of the property rights of others.

WatersOAG provides a range of services to assist our clients with intellectual property matters.

How we can help:
  • Registration of intellectual property rights;
  • Advising about the development and registration of license agreements;
  • Dealing with violation of rights and protection of intellectual property including:
    • Legal analysis, providing an expert opinion and choosing the optimal strategy aimed at curbing the violation and/or reimbursement of the damages;
    • Planning and implementation of measures for possible pre-trial resolution of the dispute (negotiation, drafting and distribution of letters of complaint and letters of notification of violations of intellectual property rights);
    • Preparation of legally substantiated answers to claims of third parties, alleging a violation of the intellectual property rights of third parties;
    • Representation of client interests with regard to the Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) and/or the Federal Institute of Industrial Property (FIPS) and defense against unfair competition;
    • Appeal of the decisions of the Patent Office, including representation in court;
    • Protecting the interests of clients in the Intellectual Property Court.

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