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Fish & Richardson is a global patent, intellectual property (IP) litigation, and commercial litigation law firm with more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists across the U.S. and Europe. Fish has been named the #1 patent litigation firm in the U.S. for 11 consecutive years and is known for winning cases worth billions in controversy…

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Taylor Wessing is a leading international law firm. We think creatively about business issues and are constantly looking for new and better ways to add value with truly innovative solutions that help to grow our clients’ businesses. Our Patents group is one of the largest and best known in Europe. Highly experienced in both contentious…

Vondst Advocaten is an Amsterdam based boutique firm that focuses exclusively on contentious intellectual property, pharmaceuticals & life sciences and transactional and contentious IT. Vondst and its individual lawyers are recommended amongst others in Chambers Europe, Chambers Global, LEGAL500, MIP IP Stars, Who’s Who Legal and IAM Patent 1000.

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Gowling WLG is a new international law firm created by Gowlings and Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co. With more than 1,400 legal professionals across 18 cities worldwide we’re positioned to help you rise to the challenges you face. In life sciences almost 200 professionals act for a wide range of entities in the sector. From…

DLA Piper’s life sciences sector team is one of the largest and most active of any law firm. Operating as one team across more than 30 jurisdictions, we combine subject matter experience with considerable knowledge of the sector, including the scientific, medical, regulatory, commercial and enforcement environments facing our biopharmaceutical, medical device and diagnostics clients.…

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Aramis is a full service law firm specialising in French and EU law. Aramis provides advice in IP litigation, including pan-European patent cases, clearance strategies, anti-trust, regulatory, privacy, distribution and more generally all corporate and commercial matters. Clients include several major pharma companies and medical devices manufacturers as well as cosmetics and biotech companies. Key…

Brinkhof (Amsterdam) has a strong focus on innovation, technology and market regulation. The firm is particularly strong in coordinating parallel European litigation and has the biggest litigation team in the Dutch market. Brinkhof is actively involved in shaping the future of European patent litigation under the UPC; the firm’s lawyers are frequently consulted by EU…

Established in 1837, Bristows works with innovative clients in the Technology and Life Sciences sectors. We’re an independent, international, full-service law firm bringing together a diverse collection of talent to deliver high-quality legal advice. We’re well known for our lawyer’s scientific and commercial background and a focus on Intellectual Property.

Portolano Cavallo was founded in 2001 by partners Manuela Cavallo and Francesco Portolano. Portolano Cavallo provides legal advice to companies operating in complex and evolving sectors: it is a leader in the Digital, Media and Technology sectors, in addition to being recognized in the Life Sciences and Fashion/Luxury fields. The firm’s practice areas range from…

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Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S, International Group provides legal practitioners, corporate counsel and business executives around the world with comprehensive international English-language legal information from renowned authors. With products that cross boundaries and jurisdictions, our information, insight and tools enable professionals to navigate the increasingly global aspect of law. www.kluwerlaw.com​

Media Partners

Global Legal Group is an independent media company specialising in the legal market. Through print and digital channels we provide legal, regulatory and policy information to senior executives, general counsel, law firms and government agencies. We are publishers of the ICLG to: Patents.

Pharmalicensing (www.pharmalicensing.com) is the premier biopharmaceutical Open Innovation resource designed for professionals involved with partnering, licensing and business development worldwide. Actively supporting all forms of partnering and in- and out-licensing activities, Pharmalicensing utilizes the unique online Showcase Profiling & Discover services, as well as its renowned Partnering Search service leveraging its global network of industry…