Beau de Loménie Marseille: 50 years of innovation
Beau de Loménie has been established in Marseille since 1968. Ideally placed, Marseille’s office is located on the Méditerranée Tower’s 16th floor. It is accessible in less than 20 minutes by public transports from the main business districts of Marseille (Euroméditerranée/La Joliette, Prado, Place Castellane) and from the Marseille Saint-Charles railway station.
Beau de Loménie Marseille has currently 10 professionals entirely dedicated to IP: 2 European and French patent attorneys and 1 European and French trademark and design attorney. This team pf attorneys is back-uped by 6 experienced paralegals who assist them at each stage of their clients’ IP rights life.
Marseille and its area have a rich and diverse industrial network: aeronautics, civil nuclear industry, pharmaceuticals, chemicals, energy, agri-food, maritime transport, electronics, shipbuilding, equipment suppliers (automotive, motorbikes), healthcare and biotechnology, etc. To meet its clients’ needs, Beau de Loménie Marseille has developed several fields of expertise, notably in electronics, physics, mechanics, optics, control systems, Internet and IT, telecommunications, medical devices, biotechnologies, cosmetics, organic chemistry, and pharmacy.
Currently, Marseille’s office supports private-sector companies of sizes (individuals, companies in the process of formation, start-ups, SMEs, industrial groups, multinational corporations, companies and incubators specialised in knowledge translation as regards research and innovation) and public institutions (research centres, universities, national agencies, regional authorities) in their processes for developing, protecting and optimising their IP rights.
An experienced team of professionals, a complete range of services
Lead by Olivier BOURA, Beau de Loménie Marseille provides daily support to our clients for all IP matters (patents, trademarks, designs, copyright and domain names).
Our patent attorneys in Marseille provide our clients with support from start to finish, together with a strategic and global vision for the management of their patent portfolios (patentability searching and assessment, drafting patent applications, first filing procedures and extension procedures – FR, EP, PCT, worldwide -, prosecuting applications to grant, renewals, post-grant enforcement, opposition and appeal procedures before the EPO, direct representation before the French, German, British and American national offices, invalidity challenges, freedom-to-operate advice, expertise in pre-litigation / litigation / infringement seizure procedure, portfolio review, agreements – assignments and licences).
Our trademark and design attorneys in Marseille also offer a wide range of services including advice on strategy (audits, registration strategies and optimisation of portfolios), acquisition of IP rights (checking availability of trademarks for use and registration, risk-limitation strategy, administrative formalities, management of procedures), direct representation before the EUIPO and before the French, German, British, Belgian and Austrian national offices, use of rights (licence agreements, distribution agreements, assignment of rights and joint ownership agreements, co-existence agreements), management of IP portfolios (procedures for renewal and extension, budgetary monitoring) and enforcement of rights (monitoring/Survey, pre-litigation procedures, ADR, litigation).
A local service with the resources of a large organisation
Beau de Loménie Marseille works on a day-to-day basis with the firm’s central services based in the Paris head office and have access to all the firm’s databases and the firm’s information system via a secure IT network. Beau de Loménie Marseille’s experts thus have the support of the renewal department, the legal service (litigation and contracts), the searching/watch department (part of which is installed in the Lille office) as well as an international network of correspondents; enabling them to complete successfully the tasks assigned by their clients. Beau de Loménie operates as a fully integrated structure. Our clients have access to all the firm’s resources and skills across our full office network. The firm sets up multidisciplinary and multinational teams whenever a case requires it.