Dispute avoidance strategies need to consider that at some point, sooner or later, it may be necessary to resort to the courts to recover a right or defend against a third-party claim. ELZABURU’s contentious practice has undergone enormous growth in recent years because of the vast experience accrued and the high prestige attained by its team of litigation lawyers.
Legal proceedings of all kinds in trademark, patent, copyright, design, unfair competition, advertising, consumer affairs, and personality rights matters.
Written submissions and hearings before courts of all kinds (mercantile courts, Community Trade Mark Court, contentious-administrative appeal courts, high courts of justice, provincial appellate courts, Supreme Court).
Appeals to the CJEU against OHIM decisions.
Preliminary rulings by the CJEU.
Preliminary inquiries and discovery proceedings.
Interim relief measures with/without hearing the defendant.
Infringement proceedings (cessation, removal, damages).
Trademark revocation proceedings.
Requests for declaratory judgments of non-infringement.
Expert technical opinions in patent infringement proceedings.
Compiling expert and technical evidence in support of damage claims.
Liaison for service of process and compiling evidence in Spain.
“Beware of entrance to a quarrel; but being in, bear’t that th’ opposed may beware of thee“