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Allen & Overy’s top tier patent litigation team acts for the world’s leading companies in the most complex patent disputes.

A&O acts in multi-jurisdictional and national patent disputes across a range of sectors, particularly specialising in life sciences and technology. We represent clients in the many different courts and tribunals worldwide, leveraging the full range of dispute resolution methods to deliver commercial outcomes for clients.

We advise on the most significant and complex cases, including advising on some of the first disputes examining Standard Essential Patents and FRAND terms. We have also advised on cases involving Supplementary Protection Certificates and Second Medical Use.

A firm technical understanding is crucial to success. Many of our team members have technical backgrounds and industry experience and can advise with confidence in cases involving the most complex technologies.

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News: 19 AUGUST 2021

Allen & Overy berät Tiger Media International bei Einstieg von ProSiebenSat.1 und Sony Music Entertainment Germany

Allen & Overy LLP hat die Tiger Media International GmbH, ein Hamburger Startup für Hörspiel- und andere Streaming-Angebote im Kids-Entertainment-Bereich, im Zusammenhang mit Beteiligungen der…

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Silicon Valley

News: 09 AUGUST 2021

USA: Allen & Overy holt mit wegweisendem Schritt multidisziplinäres Technologie-Team an Bord – Expansion der Präsenz an US-Westküste*

Allen & Overy LLP verstärkt sich um acht Partner der Technologie-Praxis von White & Case LLP. 

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pharma industry patents

Publications: 09 JUNE 2021

Verfahrenspatente – Papiertiger oder wirksame Schutzrechte?

Gedanken zur „hinreichenden Wahrscheinlichkeit” i.S.d. § 140c PatG

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