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BAYLOS ABOGADOS

Intellectual Property

2 ranked lawyersBand 4SpainEurope 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Stands out for work on both civil and criminal trade mark infringement mandates. Handles trade mark prosecution for Spanish and international clients, including those with activity in the fashion, consumer goods and media industries. Files oppositions against competitors seeking to register conflicting trade marks in other European jurisdictions. Has further experience in patent litigation.

Strengths

"The lawyers are practical, focused and easygoing in their way of communicating, which helps when you need quick advice," states one interviewee.

Clients note the lawyers' "knowledge of legislation in other countries together with their good relationships with many counterparts all over the world."

Work highlights

Defended Privalia Venta Directa in Spanish proceedings brought by Clarins Group relating to the former's ability to market branded goods on their websites.

Notable practitioners

Juan Luis Gracia enters the rankings as a result of strong feedback for his prosecution and litigation work in both trade marks and patents. "He is detailed and thorough in his opinions," says one interviewee, adding: "He gives an honest assessment with regards to the chances of success and whether it is worth pursing some of the matters we bring to his attention." Another source enthuses: "He's brilliant at explaining and advising on strategies."

Pedro Merino Baylos has proven experience in diverse litigation ranging from pharmaceutical patent cases through to media sector actions seeking damages for infringement of EU trade marks. Clients value his strategic input and say that "he has creative ideas in difficult situations."

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Spain

Intellectual Property: Patents & Trade Marks


Juan Luis Gracia
Band 4
Pedro Merino Baylos
Band 3