Awapatent is a leading consultancy firm in intellectual property with presence in both Europe and Asia (under the brand AWA Asia). We use our legal and technical expertise to help our clients turn their ideas and innovations into business opportunities.

  • Creating IP rights

    Patents, Trademarks, Designs, Utility models, Community Trademark, Registered Community Design, Unitary Patent

  • Renewal of IP rights

    Renewal of patent rights, Renewal of trademark rights, Renewal of design rights

  • Dispute resolution

    Patent infringement and invalidity disputes, Trademark disputes, EPO oppositions, Design disputes, Trade secret disputes

  • IP management

    Searches & analyses, Freedom to operate investigations, Monitoring, IP strategy, Valuation services, IPR Forum

  • Licensing & contracts

    IP due diligence, Agreements, Open innovation, Trade secrets, Employee's rights to inventions

With about 300 employees, including 160 IP attorneys (of which more than 60 are European Patent Attorneys), we have more experts ready to be at your service…

We know your business. Awapatent's experts work with clients in a wide range of sectors and areas of technology. We have the industry knowledge and experience…

We want to be your champion in IP and help you create long-term business opportunities. In this new corporate film we present ourselves, our expertise and our…

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Patents for protecting others from harm?

Well that would be really nice, wouldn’t it? My daughter came home from school a few weeks ago and told me about one of her friends who had taken a bad fall on the playground and hit his head so badly he had to go to the emergency and get some stitches. She said, “I told him that he should patent that fall so that no one else can do the same.” Quite clever for a six-year-old I think! However, as we all know, that is not really how it works with patents…