Intellectual Property Law

The firm’s Intellectual Property practice group consists of lawyers and paralegals who have, over the years, acquired the technical knowledge and skills for field application through wide-ranging training on key areas such as the Madrid Protocol, and seminars offered by the Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines.  The Firm has intellectual property attorneys who are registered members of the prestigious Intellectual Property Association of the Philippines.


The Firm has successfully prosecuted numerous cases involving intellectual property rights enforcement before courts and law enforcement agencies.


The Firm’s continuously growing clientele includes various local and multinational corporations engaged in an extensive array of industries such as automotive, food and beverage, hotel and restaurants, information technology, pharmaceuticals, and various intellectual property firms across Asia and Europe.


This practice area is headed by Atty. Virgilio D.C. Herce.

Services

Assisting clients with: Applications for registration and maintenance of trademark, patent, copyright, industrial design, utility model and other intellectual property rights; Eligibility searches of marks and various patents


Review and registration of license, franchise and other technology transfer agreements with the Documentation, Information and Technology Transfer Bureau of the Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines;


Conducting investigations on potential infringement in coordination with private investigation agencies in the country and the National Bureau of Investigation