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August Debouzy

François Pochart

Paris, France Europe Guide 2022 Ranked in 2 departments
Ranked in : Intellectual Property: PatentsPharma/Life Sciences: Intellectual Property
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Intellectual Property: Patents - France

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François Pochart is highly active in a range of patent-related matters, including nullity proceedings, trade secrets, licensing agreements and infringements. He is also well placed to handle international cases. Clients comment: "What makes him an exceptional attorney is the combination of a strong technical background, extremely sharp patent law skills, a very quick understanding of complex situations and execution speed."
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Pharma/Life Sciences: Intellectual Property - France

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François Pochart is well regarded for his expertise advising pharmaceutical companies on patent litigation. He is adept at handling cross-border cases.
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As a partner in the Intellectual Property - Media - Technologies team of August Debouzy, François Pochart provides advisory and litigation support to French and foreign clients on all their patent-related issues and also assists them with registrations and oppositions before the European Patent Office.

François Pochart advises his clients in particular on regulatory issues and issues in connection with supplementary protection certificates (SPCs) and plant protection products. He is very active in EPO litigation (oppositions and appeals), and represents his clients in oral proceedings in Munich or the Hague more than once a month.

He has an extensive experience in matters related to pharma/life sciences (regulatory, supplementary protection certificates) and is also active in the oil, construction, chemicals and consumer goods sectors.

Career

François Pochart was admitted to the Paris bar in 2011 and joined August Debouzy the same year, after having worked as a patent attorney for more than 15 years. He leads a team composed of lawyers and of patent attorneys who are also engineers.

Professional Memberships

Former secretary of the CNCPI (French professional association of patent attorneys), former Group President of Union IP and member of AIPPI.

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