The Intellectual Property Department at S. Friedman & Co. deals with all legal matters relating to patents, trademarks, inventions, innovations, ideas and trade secrets.

As experts in the field of protecting ideas and inventions, we stay updated constantly regarding new rules, regulations and legal precedents governing the protection of intellectual property.

This allows us to skillfully guide our clients through the legal corridors of intellectual property law, recognize obstacles and pitfalls alongside opportunities and successes to be taken advantage of, and provide tailored strategic consulting intended to protect technological developments, assess risks and avoid damage to the intellectual property rights of others.

A Professional and Educated Team Across all Fields

The patent lawyers and the supporting staff in our intellectual property department have undergone extensive training and have experience in various technical areas.
Our lawyers hold scientific and engineering graduate degrees from world-renowned academic institutions. The educational background and practical experience of our patent lawyers include: Biotechnology, Pharmaceuticals, Chemistry and Materials, E-commerce and Information Technology, Electronics, Computers, Communications, Alternative Energy, Industrial Equipment, Mechanical Devices and Processes, Medical Devices, Fashion, Apparel, Footwear and more. Several of our lawyers have prior experience as in-house counsel at prominent companies.

Guidance from Start to Finish

The Intellectual Property Department provides strategic intellectual property planning; patent portfolio management; local and foreign patent application drafting; filing international patent applications under the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT); patent prosecution in multiple jurisdictions; existing information analysis for both offensive and defensive purposes; Freedom-To-Operate analyses, counseling with regard to patentability, infringement and enforceability of patents; patent registrations; due diligence reviews of intellectual property rights and more.

We have extensive experience in advising clients on additional aspects of intellectual property including: copyrights, prototypes, protection of commercial information, counterfeit, passing-off, unjust enrichment, reputation defense and slander and/or libel.

The firm provides continuous legal consulting and representation in these areas as well as in complicated litigations and disputes before various tribunals. The firm also provides comprehensive services in the areas of trademarks, including their selection, registration, management, and prosecution in Israel and abroad.

Our intellectual property clients include top universities and research institutions, biotechnological, pharmaceutical and medical equipment companies, startup and technological companies, companies engaged in traditional industry and commerce, venture capital funds and more.