2016 - Patent & Trademark prosecution top firms
CASALONGA & ASSOCIÉS ranked in tier 1 for Patent Prosecution and in tier 2 for Trademark Prosecution by Managing Intellectual Property.
Boutique firm Casalonga has three offices in France and branches in Alicante and Munich. In France this growing firm offers IP prosecution services through Casalonga & Associés and legal services through its sister law firm Casalonga Avocats. Olivier Delprat, Francis Zapalowicz and Virginie Martin-Charbonneau are among the experienced patent attorneys in the firm but the most prominent is life sciences and chemistry specialist Gérard Dossmann. Caroline Casalonga and Arnaud Casalonga are highly recommended. One client appreciates the team’s “service-oriented approach”. “They stick with the requests we ask firms to comply with,” the client adds.
Trade Mark & Copyright
The “serious” Casalonga is a European IP group made up of patent and trade mark attorneys and lawyers. In France the firm offers seamless IP filing and prosecution services through Casalonga & Associés and legal services under the entity Casalonga Avocats. The firm’s trade mark department is overseen by Karina Dimidjian-Lecomte. One client says it uses the firm because of its “expertise, quality of service and costs”.
Some case studies show the team advising BNP Paribas, Hasbro International and Daltrey Funding LP/CBS Broadcasting on contentious trade mark matters. In copyright, the team is advising the likes of Humeau-Beaupréau. IP Stars Caroline Casalonga, Arnaud Casalonga and Marianne Gabriel were also involved in some of the firm’s recent soft IP instructions. Relatively new partner Nadège Parfait is also recommended for trade mark work. The team impresses with its “responsiveness, clear advice, communication and listening skills”."