Ip world
18 January 2019

Patent law and employees’ inventions

In 2004, a company filed a French patent application for a “portable device for detecting, alerting and transmitting information relating to a natural person”. An […]

Ip world
2 January 2019

Well-known trademark and fair motive don’t go together well

A recent decision from the French High Court focused on the application of article L.713-5 of the French Intellectual Property Code regarding the attempt to […]

With us
21 December 2018

A new partnership with OL&DI CONSULTING

  With a view to always provide our customers with services that complement our activities, within a network of qualified partners, we are pleased to […]

Ip world
11 December 2018

Intellectual property seen by European citizens

  The European Union Intellectual Property Office has carried out a study entitled “European citizens and intellectual property: perception, awareness and behavior”. This is an update […]

Ip world
15 November 2018

A piece of art created with AI sold on auction sales

You may not know Edmond de Belamy, gentleman represented on this painting sold at Christie’s New York. He is not the reason of the price […]

Ip world
10 October 2018

Protection of business secrecy

Following the adoption by the Senate on June 21st of the proposal for a law transposing the European Directive on business secrecy, let’s sum up. […]

With us
28 August 2018

A new partnership for PhD recruitments

Always looking at strengthening our network of skills, we have just signed an agreement with the firm ADOC Talent Management. It is the first European […]

24 August 2018

BRANDON IP will be present at the [Entre-Preneurs] Meetings.

The [Entre-Preneurs] Meetings, organized by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Eure-et-Loir will be held again this year in Chartres. The event will be […]

Ip world
3 August 2018

No monopoly on the name « calisson »

A strange dispute took place this summer around the small well-known confectionery, made with candied melon and marzipan. In 2016, a Chinese citizen, Ye Chulin, […]

Domain name
Ip world
31 July 2018

The domain name FRANCE.COM now belongs to the French government further to a legal action

In 1994, Mr. Jean-Noël Frydman bought the domain name FRANCE.COM in order to create a website for tourists visiting the country. More than 10 years […]

Clients and partners
25 July 2018


Our partner firm BRANDON VALORISATION has just renovated its website to make it more modern, more attractive and better reflect its activities. Please have a […]

Clients and partners
20 July 2018

Never women have filed so many patents, according to WIPO

The share of women recorded in international patent application at the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) has never been so high. In total, at least […]

Ip world
11 July 2018

Russia has entered the Hague convention about protection of international designs

Last February, Russia became the 53th member of the Hague Convention, which allows the international registration of designs. This is good news for all design […]

Ip world
3 July 2018

The GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) has finally entered into force

You couldn’t have missed it, the General data protection regulation is now in force since May 25. The goal is to raise the security measures […]

Ip world
7 March 2018

A softening in the CIVC (Committee for the protection of Champaign) monopoly

The Champagne protected designation of origin (PDO) is actively defended ou enforced by the CIVC (Committee for the protection of Champaign) which sues any commercial […]

Ip world
22 February 2018

A few figures about patent applications

  In France SMEs are at the origin of a growing number of patent applications in France: 21.2%. This figure has been steadily increasing since […]

Ip world
12 February 2018

Invisible coding, a weapon against counterfeiting for cosmetic brands

Some markets, such as cosmetics, household products or personal hygiene, face requirements and constraints in terms of packaging, traceability, continuity of brand image, constraints of […]

Clients and partners
29 January 2018

Our partner L.Brandon becomes Brandon Valorisation

To be closer to its activities, L.Brandon decided to take the name of Brandon Valorisation. It also allows him to harmonize its presentation on ours, […]