Practice Areas

Intellectual Property

ARAMIS assists its clients in all aspects of intellectual property. The expertise of ARAMIS includes advice on IP specific issues concerning software, publishing, advertising, etc. The intellectual property practice is also a support to mergers and acquisitions with IP portfolio and contracts analysis, as well as the drafting of specific IP-related guarantees.

Track record


  • Assistance to Visa Europe in the context of a cross-border patent infringement case concerning a service providing security to online transactions
  • Assistance to a food-industry player, in the context of a European cross-border patent infringement case. Coordination of the proceedings in several countries
  • Assistance to a French bank in a patent and design infringement case.
  • Representation of a leading company in the mobile phone industry in several litigation cases related to multimedia contents
  • Representation of an international payment network against a travel agencies network, in a case dealing with trademark infringement and misleading advertising
  • Assistance to a leading company in the sugar industry in a case concerning model and copyright infringement on sugar packaging
  • Assistance to MWbrands in a case related to the defence of the well-known trademarks ?Petit Navire? against denigration
  • Assistance to the second European player in the field of professional training in a database and copyright infringement action
  • Regular advice to several companies in international proceedings aiming at the retrieval of domain names (Natixis, Carte Bleue, DNV IT Services)


  • Assistance to H.J. Heinz for the due diligence of the IP rights portfolios of Benedicta during the acquisition of the assets of Benedicta
  • Assistance to Distell for the due diligence of the IP rights portfolios of the cognac brand of Pernod-Ricard
  • Assistance to a food-industry player in the setting up of a policy dealing with employees' inventions remuneration
  • IP rights protection strategy, foreign filings coordination: Rivieras Leisure Shoes, Bruno Saint Hilaire, VPOD, DNV IT Services