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Intellectual property

Vaughan Avocats has a proven track record in contentious and non-contentious matters, IP matters and the protection of intangible assets.

The firm has developed specialist knowledge in relation to software and databases. Its dedicated team advises large corporate groups and companies on their licence and maintenance agreement negotiations. Its lawyers are regularly appointed as counsel to advise and defend companies in matters of unauthorised use or theft of company data. The firm also does significant work on the protection of database authors’ rights.

Vaughan Avocats provides support to legal departments and executive directors on the protection of copyright, trademarks, patents and design rights.

Areas of practice

Databases | Patents | Design rights | Copyright | Software | Trademarks