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Noam Blei

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S. Horowitz & Co

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Intellectual Property and Life Sciences.

Position

Noam Blei has extensive experience in advising and representing major multinational and domestic companies from a variety of sectors, including pharmaceutical, medical technology, aerospace, industrial and telecommunications companies, as well as universities and their technology transfer companies, on a wide range of contentious intellectual property matters, with a particular emphasis on patent and design disputes. Noam's practice includes advising on matters relating to the enforcement, validity, ownership and inventorship of patents and the provision of freedom to operate opinions. Noam's regularly represents clients on patent opposition and revocation proceedings before the Israel Patent Office and patent enforcement proceedings before the courts. He also specialises in representing clients in disputes relating to service inventions, including before the Compensation and Royalty Committee of the Israel Patent Office. Noam also advises and represents clients on the protection and enforcement of other intellectual property rights, including trademarks, designs and trade secrets. In the field of designs, Noam represents rights holders whose registered or unregistered designs are being copied or imitated in this jurisdiction.

Career

Trainee at S. Horowitz & Co (2003). Associate at S. Horowiz & Co. (2004 to 2012). Partner (2012).

Languages

Hebrew and English.

Member

Israel Bar, 2004. Noam is a member of AIPPI - the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property.

Education

Tel Aviv University, LL.B., cum laude and the 2002 Dean's List. Member of the Israel Bar (2004).


Israel

Intellectual property: disputes

Within: Intellectual property: disputes

S. Horowitz & Co is well known in every area of litigation in Israel and, in the IP space, has particular strengths in patent and trade mark disputes. The litigation practice is led by Tal Band, who handles a litany of patent opposition and patent infringement disputes for Teva, which is Israel's most active patent litigator. Band is also acting for Google and Waze Mobile in a patent infringement claim filed by an Israeli inventor. Additionally, Band, Dovev Apel and Yair Ziv acted for The Chemical, Pharmaceutical and Environmental Society of the Manufacturers' Association of Israel in a patent opposition claim against Takeda, which raised a fundamental question regarding patent term extensions. Another key figure in the department is Avi Ordo, who has particular expertise in multinational trade mark disputes, but also handles patent opposition proceedings. Ordo has handled trade mark opposition and infringement matters for client such as Sociedad Anónima Damm, NBC Universal and Allergan. Ran Vogel and Noam Blei are additional contacts in the department.

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