French Patent Agents
European Patent Attorneys
TECH@PI is an Industrial Property Law firm specialized n the technical field of Information and Communication Technologies and of chemistry and life sciences .
Listening, advising in order to promote value to your innovations
Understanding, advising, promoting value to your innovations
As French and European Patent Attorney, our aim is to understand your business, supporting and advising you to protect, to value and defend your innovations.
An international network
and strategy at the heart of our action
Cabinet Tech@pi accompanies you in building an appropriate IP strategy. We work in close collaboration with an international network of experienced and specialized lawyers in intellectual property.
European Patent Attorney
French Patent Agent
Aimée Dadoun has both a scientific and a law background.
She has a master in biochemistry, graduated in 1991 from Nice Sophia-Antipolis University. She graduated also in 1992 from the C.E.I.P.I in Strasbourg (patents, trademarks and design). After a first experience in pharmaceuticals and biotechnology, she worked in various firms located in Lyon and Paris as a patent attorney. She dealt with public and private customers, young companies as well as established ones. She set up TECH@PI at the end of the year 2008 in Sophia Antipolis technopole.
Pierre Loyer has a scientific and legal background. He is an engineer in information and communication technologies (ICT), from the reference school in France Telecom ParisTech. He has been awarded a PhD in ICT from the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis. His thesis was related to the study of channel coding. Pierre Loyer graduated from the Center for International Intellectual Property Studies.
After experiments in universities and then in a R & D unit of THALES ALENIA SPACE, he decided to focus his experiments on patent law. The goals of his career are the taste for innovation and its valorisation. In his field of specialization, Pierre Loyer advises his clients on the definition of an IP strategy, in particular on aspects of patentability and freedom to operate. He intervenes in drafting patent applications, in IP prosecution until patent grant. Finally, he developed an expertise in patent search tools for providing personalised patent watches.
Lionel Fuster has a DESS in law and security. He carries out patent search and monitoring as well as patent portfolio analysis and competitiveness studies. He promotes the optimization of patent information with commercial, legal, personal and territorial data. He brings other means to companies in their investment projects, mergers and acquisitions or international expansion. He is responsible of VTDYM firm and is a consultant for TECH@PI. Since 2016, in partnership with TECH@PI, he realises studies on the international inventive step in relationship with emerging technologies and strategic topics.
The future of a business is highly linked to its innovation capacity and its ability to check the freedom to operate of the products it might launch on the market. A dynamic strategy in industrial property management is then necessary for a good business development.
Protection, valorisation and defence of your innovations are our expertise. TECH@PI is dedicated to its clients as a Patent Attorney, working in close collaboration with them.
Our expertise includes various services executed in French or English :
1/ Prior art search/ Competitive Intelligence
The knowledge of industrial property right owned by competitors is essential when managing the evolution of its company, choosing the appropriated axis of research and development programs, select products and/or identify potential partners. We perform searches in professional patent databases.
We provide you:
prior art search,
freedom to operate search,
technology and/or competitive intelligence monitoring,
up-to-date reports on international inventive step performed in different field of industrial technologies
2/ Patentability studies
We carry out evaluation studies of your inventions patentability, in order to precisely define the limits of your innovations.
3/ Freedom to operate studies
We carry out risk evaluation studies of your product market launch in the field of pharmaceuticals, cosmetics or biotechnologies, in France and Europe.
4/ Advise on the protection strategy
We identify with you the best filing strategy in France and foreign countries according to your needs and constraints.
5/ Drafting, filing and examination of patent application
In collaboration with you, we draft your patent application before filing it. We communicate as soon as we receive the examination office actions and advise you for answers.
6/ Filing and follow-up of SPC
We carry out preparation, filing and follow-up of supplementary protection certificate (SPC) in Europe and foreign countries.
7/ Writing of contracts
You whish to sell or obtain regular revenue from you invention, you are in negotiations with a partnership, you whish to integrate a consortium project. In collaboration with specialized lawyers in that field, if needed, we bring our know-how for the writing of your contracts in relation with industrial property.
8/ Advice and support in case of opposition or counterfeiting
You wish to file an opposition on a European patent, one of your European patent is opposed by a third party : we represent you and advise you in the procedure before the European Patent Office. In tight collaboration with lawyers, specialized in industrial property, we advise you and represent you before the trials, in defence or main claim.
9/ Due diligences
Within the context of investments, alliances or prospective studies, we carry out Industrial Property due diligences of French or foreign companies according to your needs.
The partnership we have with the law firm LOYER & ABELLO allows, in addition to our skills, to meet all your needs in the field of intellectual property.
The recognized skills of Cabinet LOYER & ABELLO include:
• protection of trademarks and models,
• support for start-ups and innovative companies,
• drafting of all types of contracts (research contract, consortium agreements, license agreements or assignment of rights, adapting to IP law general terms and conditions of use, purchase, sale, etc….),
• software protection and
• litigation management related to intellectual property as a whole (counterfeiting, unfair competition, inventors employees ..).
Contacts / Questions
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Tél.: +33(0)9 53 65 86 28 ou le +33 (0)6 11 34 31 15
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300 Route des Crêtes
06902 Sophia Antipolis