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FEDERIS is an IP boutique law firm in the Philippines with a practice and reputation comparable to, and exceeding those, of top-tiered law firms in the country. It was named as one of the top firms for patent prosecution by Managing IP in 2012, and cited by Asialaw Leading Lawyers as one of the leading IP experts in the Asia-Pacific region. FEDERIS is one of the most active IP firms in the country. In 2014, it placed first in the ranking of firms with the highest number of trademark filings. It also ranked as one of the top filers of patent applications.
To sustain its cutting edge, FEDERIS embraces new practices to meet changes in local rules. Its team, which boasts of expertise in all areas of IP, proactively engages with clients in finding solutions to every problem. It is primed to a CULTURE OF SERVICE® to deliver on the unique expectations of each client. One can rely on its team to explain the nuances of the law, including the variables in actual practice, and to give answers to questions that have yet to be asked. The goal is for each client to have a full understanding of all legal steps to a desired resolution, taking into account the nuances of local IP practice.
The HECHANOVA Group, comprising four companies, serves the IP requirements of owners and users interested to protect their IP rights in the Philippines. HECHANOVA & CO., INC. is an IP consulting firm handling patent and trademark prosecution, copyright, domain name, plant variety, product registrations, consulting on IP creation and protection, and all other non-contentious IP services. Founded on Dec. 12, 2005, and true to its slogan of “passion for service, service with integrity”, it has established itself as a reliable IP service provider and has been awarded by the IPOPHL as Top Patent Filer and Top Trademark Filer for the years 2010-2014.
Its affiliated law firm HECHANOVA BUGAY VILCHEZ & ANDAYA-RACADIO actively conducts border control measures, oppositions and cancellations, actions for infringement, unfair competition and other IP violations; enforcements, licensing, due diligence, other IP contentious matters; mediation and arbitration. The law firm has been ranked a top tiered firm in the fields of trademark and copyright by leading publications such as MIP, Asia IP and WITR. Founder Editha Hechanova has been cited by AsiaLaw as leading lawyer in IP in the Philippines from 2002-2015, ASIA IP Expert from 2013-2015, IP Star 2014, 2015.
Lumenta, Sitorus and Partners
An integrated IP Law Firm, teaming highly regarded Indonesian IP experts and Attorneys at Law
Established since 2004 Lumenta, Sitorus and Partners by the founding partner James B. Lumenta and a number of distinguished IP Professionals, Lumenta, Sitorus and Partners is a fast growing and reputable IP law firm in Indonesia which specializes in intellectual property matters.
While institutionally we are not the only IP law firm, we nevertheless are senior attorneys of at least 30 years experience as pioneers in the area of intellectual property practice in this country, particularly with regard to the building-up and enforcement of Patent and Trademark regimes.
Through the expertise and professionalism of our teamwork, we provide a global coverage of client services on counseling and consulting of various IP protections with speed and precision, including all IP filings and prosecution (patents, trademarks, Industrial design and copyright applications), maintaining, and enforcing IP rights, as well as representing clients in dispute resolutions through either legal proceedings or ADR.
Currently many leading international companies have engaged our services in order to maintain their IP portfolios within the Indonesian jurisdiction. Established since 2004 by the founding partner James B. Lumenta and a number of distinguished IP Professionals, Lumenta, Sitorus and Partners is a fast growing and reputable IP law firm in Indonesia which specializes in intellectual property matters.
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McAndrews, Held & Malloy, Ltd.
McAndrews, Held & Malloy, Ltd. boasts one of the most highly regarded teams of IP attorneys, patent agents, and technology specialists in the United States. With 100+ legal professionals focused solely on IP, McAndrews offers a deep bench of experts in patents, designs, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, and unfair competition. All of its attorneys have degrees in science or engineering, and many have prior work experience in technology and IP-focused industries. McAndrews is a leading firm for litigation, IP procurement, post-grant proceedings, IP opinions and investigations, global portfolio management and IP development and licensing. McAndrews’ clients include multinational corporations, Fortune 500 companies, startups, and world-renowned universities.
With respect to Design IP (i.e. design rights, trade dress, copyright and unfair competition), few if any other U.S. law firm can deliver the results that McAndrews delivers for its clients before the USPTO, foreign patent offices, U.S. district courts, the Federal Circuit, and the ITC. That’s why McAndrews has been asked to protect and enforce some of the world’s most iconic designs, including the world’s top design rights applicant. With its long-standing contributions on design right issues to both AIPPI and INTA, McAndrews is widely recognized as one of the world’s thought leaders in the field of Design IP.
ONDA TECHNO is a leading IP firm in Japan with over 45 years of history. We have been ranked among top 10 firms in Japanese patent applications filed annually and maintained first or second position in design applications for the past several years. We have three offices in Japan and also operate business in China and Taiwan. Our 280 employees include 31 Japanese patent attorneys, two US patent attorneys, seven Chinese patent attorneys and over 100 patent engineers. Our design department has 10 staff including three Japanese patent attorneys who specialize in design-related matters with a broad range of experience in various fields of designs.
Taking it into consideration that design registration systems widely differ among countries, we offer high quality advice and solutions on how best to file design applications in Japan based on our legal knowledge and practical experience.
With a unique combination of our engineering experience and legal expertise, we provide our clients with fast, efficient and cost effective service. In addition, our highly-skilled secretarial staff, using a sophisticated computer system, supports our clients to protect their valuable intellectual property rights. We also offer patent, trademark and design searches, opinions, oppositions, appeals, renewals, and mediation of transfers.
Thomson CompuMark, a business unit of Thomson Reuters, provides the industry’s broadest range of trademark research and brand protection solutions. We enable trademark and brand professionals worldwide to launch, expand and protect strong brands through unmatched global content, expert analysis and tools, and best-in-class service.
Thomson Reuters is the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals. Thomson Reuters combines industry expertise with innovative technology to deliver critical information to decision makers in the financial, legal, tax and accounting, scientific, healthcare and media markets, powered by the world’s most trusted news organization. Learn more at http://thomsonreuters.com/intellectual-property/.
AnJie Law Firm
Headquartered in Beijing, AnJie Law Firm is a rising IP powerhouse in China, with offices in Shanghai and Shenzhen. Its IP team offers the true full service covering IP prosecution and litigations. Its practitioners are well regarded as offering creative and impactful legal solutions to protect trademarks, designs, copyright and patents. Its policy advocacy and government relationship consultation service greatly enable the legal team to provide multi-dimensional solutions to multinational and leading domestic IP owners.
AnJie Law Firm has received high rankings from the Chambers Asia Pacific, Legal 500, Asian Legal Business, WTR 1000 and IAM Patent 1000. Its recent court victories for Honeywell and major US software companies in 2015 won high regards by the Chinese courts. AnJie lawyers are actively participating in INTA initiatives and programs in China, committing to making the contribution as part of the global IP community.