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Ran Vogel

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S. Horowitz & Co

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IP Practice Group.

Position

Ran's IP practice includes advising global and local clients on all aspects of enforcement strategy and infringement and validity issues, and conducting legal proceedings relating to the protection, use and exploitation of all IP rights as well as brand management. Ran's practice also includes advising on parallel imports as well as life science and pharmaceutical industry-related regulatory matters. Ran has extensive experience representing clients before all levels of the Israeli courts, including the Israeli Patents, Designs and Trademarks Office, on infringement actions, oppositions, revocations, patent-term extensions, passing-off actions, enforcement and protection of brands, anti-counterfeiting and trade secret disputes, whether as a domestic action or as part of a co-ordinated international enforcement, opposition or anti-piracy proceeding. Ran is involved in the legislative process relating to amendments to Israel’s Patent Law and other regulations applicable to the pharmaceutical and life science sector. He is a member of AIPPI where he is also a reporter within the Working Committee of the AIPPI, contributing answers to questions on IP law arising from national groups of AIPPI members.

Career

Israel Bar, 1997.

Languages

English and Hebrew.

Member

He is a member of AIPPI where he is also a reporter within the Working Committee of the AIPPI, contributing answers to questions on IP law arising from national groups of AIPPI members.

Education

Tel Aviv University, LL.B. magna cum laude, (1996).


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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