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Eric Le Bihan

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Santarelli

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Trademarks

Position

Partner

Career

Drawing on a strong intellectual property experience acquired since 1996 with clients including multinational corporations and SMEs, he handles the full range of intellectual property issues, such as audits and assisting in the negotiation of major international contracts, in particular in the luxury goods, hotel and information technology sectors. He became a partner in 2009. Eric is also regularly in charge of trademark infringement litigation, particularly in the Middle East and in Asia. He also handles the acquisition and defense of domain names, the drafting of contracts and the reporting of due diligence in IP matters. He is a author and co-author of various articles on trademark law in the journal “Propriétés Intellectuelles” and in the “Jurisclasseur”. More details : http://www.santarelli.com/en/team/eric-le-bihan/

Languages

French, English

Member

Eric is a member of CNCPI, INTA and APRAM

Education

Eric Le Bihan is a French and European Trademark and Industrial Design Attorney, with a master’s degree in Law, and a DESS in Intellectual Property Law from Paris II Panthéon – Assas.


France: Intellectual property

Patent and trade mark attorneys

Within: Patent and trade mark attorneys

Managing partner Luc Santarelli and Eric le Bihan head Santarelli’s patent and trade mark teams, respectively. Counting Kering, Nestlé, Canon and Fnac among its clients, the group assists with both contentious and non-contentious matters. In the pharmaceutical space, leading companies such as Pfizer, Novartis and Bayer instructed the practice to file a number of supplementary protection certificates for their French patents; notable trade marks work included handling intellectual property due diligence in the context of corporate and M&A transactions, and the day-to-day management of multinational trade mark portfolios. Thierry Caen, François Lepelletier-Beaufond, Hélène Stankoff and Ghislain de Trémiolles are also noteworthy names.

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