Prior consultation: meeting with the client, in order to obtain the maximum amount of information and to outline the most adequate protection strategy.

• Drafting of the description and claims and filing the application with the corresponding patent office.

• Control and monitoring of the different stages of the patent application procedure and maintenance of granted patents.

• Information on patents published all over the world.

• Oppositions, official remarks and appeals against patent applications and patents of competitors, as well as defence of patent applications in case of oppositions, remarks and appeals filed by third parties.

• Patent defence before the corresponding patent authorities, always in close collaboration with the client in order to solve eventual objections by examiners.

• Patentability reports and examinations. Aimed at sparing unnecessary registrations to our client or at evaluating a patent from a competitor.

• Technological watching searches in the specific technical fields corresponding to a client’s activity.