I AM 1000 The World’s Leading Patent Practitioners 2012

« The IP department is one of the biggest at this full-service outfit. It has built best-friend relationships with firms abroad and can thus coordinate multi-jurisdictional cases with ease. Electronics and biotechnology are two of its strengths. Louis de Gaulle’s fine performances in difficult litigation impress clients and peers alike. »


I AM 250 Licensing 2011

Recommended – « “One of the most importance players in the technology sector”, this full service firm has a strong IP and IT department that is notably active in the life sciences and automotive industries. Licensing activity mostly takes the form of standalone deals, with some additional work as part of larger corporate agreements. Typically, the firm’s lawyers are engaged by US clients, although more recently they have also been working with French companies. Louis de Gaulle is a well-known litigator who also deals with licensing matters as part of a wide-ranging practice encompassing IP and commercial law. »


I AM 250 Patent Litigators 2011

« This general commercial practice has developed its profile in the IP sphere in recent years, evolving into “a dynamic and progressive outfit which continues to expand into the patent litigation scene”. The IP team has experience of handling patent cases involving various technologies, including electronics, mechanical engineering and pharmaceuticals. One recent highlight was representing Locatel France, a leading provider of internet protocol television to hotels and hospitals, in a patent infringement action. “An extremely hardworking and reliable lawyer”, name partner Louis de Gaulle handles a wide variety of patent and other IP litigation and assists in the coordination of cross-border cases. »