AWARDS & DISTINCTIONS 2017-05-11T12:11:56+00:00

AWARDS AND DISTINCTIONS

EACH YEAR VÉRON & ASSOCIÉS IS REWARDED FOR ITS EXPERTISE AND PROFESSIONALISM

2016

  • 31 March 2016

    Trophées du Droit 2016: Véron & Associés rewarded once again: Best Specialised Team – Patent Law.

    On 31 March 2016, Véron & Associés again received the award Trophée du Droit, category Patent Law, from the magazine Décideurs: Stratégie Finance Droit, during a ceremony held in the Pavillon of Armenonville in Paris.

    Bestowed by an independent jury composed of prominent figures from the world of law, finance and business (www.tropheesdudroit.fr), this award aims to recognize the best French team specialised in patent law.

    The jury considered ― for the fifth time ― that Véron & Associés was that team.

    Partners Pierre Véron, Isabelle Romet, Thomas Bouvet, Sabine Agé and Amandine Métier, have chosen to focus their entire activity on patent litigation.

    Their motto [100% patent litigation] means not only that they devote themselves solely to patent litigation, but also that they are organised to cover all aspects of this litigation (legal, technical, financial and linguistic aspects, in particular).

    Véron & Associés is the only law firm in Europe to exclusively defend companies involved in disputes regarding patents and trade secrets before courts or through arbitration.

2015

  • 1 June 2015

    Pierre Véron has been named “Lawyer of the Year 2015” in the practice area of biotechnology law, in Paris, by his peers and legal directors following a survey by Best Lawyers International.

    On 1 June 2015, the American website Best Lawyers International www.bestlawyers.com unveiled the results of the survey conducted among lawyers and legal directors to designate the Paris lawyer of the year 2015 in the practice area of biotechnology law.

    The list of the 2015 Best Lawyers was published by Les Échos on the same day.

    To view the full article, click here.

2014

  • 11 March 2014

    Managing Intellectual Property Global Awards 2015 : Véron & Associés Wins a New Award for Best French IP Law Firm

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    On Wednesday 11 March 2015, in London, Véron & Associés received the Managing Intellectual Property Global Award for French industrial property law firm of the Year.

    A distinction already awarded, since its creation in 2006, six times to the firm (2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011).
According to Managing Intellectual Property, “Véron & Associés stands out for the quality of its advocacy in the courtroom and service for clients”.

    The MIP Global Awards recognise outstanding work by law firms around the world.
    A reception held at the InterContinental, in London marked the culmination of Managing Intellectual Property’s survey research.
The survey, covering 70 countries, distinguishes the law firms which were rated by their peers on the strength of their expertise and the depth of their ability to serve clients.

    Véron & Associés was represented by partners Isabelle Romet and Thomas Bouvet at the prize-giving ceremony.
A few weeks before, Véron & Associés were also awarded the Trophée du Droit, category Patent Law, from the French publication Décideurs at an award ceremony held on 27 November 2014 at the Pavillon d’Armenonville in Paris.
The award is presented based on the findings of an independent jury composed of professionals from the legal, financial and corporate fields: this trophy rewards the best specialised law firm in patent law.

  • 27 November 2014

    Trophées du Droit 2014: Véron & Associés rewarded once again: Best Specialised Team – Patent Law.

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    On 27 November 2014, Véron & Associés again received the award Trophée du Droit, category Patent Law, from the magazine Décideurs: Stratégie Finance Droit, during a ceremony held in the Pavillon of Armenonville in Paris.
Bestowed by an independent jury composed of prominent figures from the world of law, finance and business (www.tropheesdudroit.fr), this award aims to recognize the best French team specialised in patent law.
The jury considered ― for the fourth time ― that Véron & Associés was that team.
Partners Pierre Véron, Isabelle Romet, Thomas Bouvet, Sabine Agé and Amandine Métier, have chosen to focus their entire activity on patent litigation.
Their motto [100% patent litigation] means not only that they devote themselves solely to patent litigation, but also that they are organised to cover all aspects of this litigation (legal, technical, financial and linguistic aspects, in particular).

    Véron & Associés is the only law firm in Europe to exclusively defend companies involved in disputes regarding patents and trade secrets before courts or through arbitration

  • 19 May 2014

    Sabine Agé has been named Lawyer of the Year 2014 in the practice area of intellectual property law, in Paris, by her peers and legal directors following a survey by Best Lawyers International.

    On 19 May 2014, the American website Best Lawyers International www.bestlawyers.com released the results of the survey conducted among lawyers and legal directors to designate the Paris lawyer of the year 2014 in the practice area of intellectual property law.

    The list of the 2014 Best Lawyers was published by Les Échos on the same day.

    To view the full article, click here.

2013

  • 3 June 2013

    Prix Opéra 2013

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    Véron & Associés is rewarded by the jury of Prix Opéra for “Saisie-contrefaçon as a book, a film and a conference

    Prix Opéra is a joint initiative by Juristes associés and the agency Acteris with the aim to reward best practices in law firm communication created throughout the year.

    In Paris, on Tuesday 3 June 2013, in front of an audience of more than 250 people assembled at the Maison du Barreau, the jury of Prix Opéra awarded their 3rd prize to Véron & Associés for “Saisie-contrefaçon as a book, a film and a conference”.
    The jury justified its choice: “The law firm illustrates with pedagogy and in an entertaining way the saisie-contrefaçon across a book, a film and a conference.

    Véron & Associés (www.veron.com), leading patent litigation specialist firm in France entirely devoted to patent litigation, published at the end of 2012, the 3rd edition of Saisie-contrefaçon in the Dalloz Référence collection.

    In addition, the law firm chose to illustrate the saisie-contrefaçon procedure through the production of a film created by the members of the law firm.

    The saisie-contrefaçon is presented step by step: exchanges between the intellectual property right-holder and his legal counsel, drafting and submission of the saisie-contrefaçon request to the judge, conducting the saisie-contrefaçon on the premises of the firm accused of infringement, commencement of the proceedings on the merits of the case.

    Finally, on 17 December 2013 at the Palais de la découverte in Paris, Véron & Associés organised a conference on the procedures comparable to the saisie-contrefaçon existing throughout major European countries

2012

  • 30 June 2012

    Pierre Véron voted intellectual property “attorney of the year” for 2012 by attorneys-at-law and in house legal counsels as a result of a survey by Option Droit & Affaires, a French legal magazine

    The magazine Option Droit & Affaires made public, on 30 June 2012, the result of its survey conducted among lawyers and legal directors to designate the lawyer of the year 2012 in the practice area of intellectual property law.

    Extract from the article:
    Pierre Véron, attorney of the year 2012…
    Pierre Véron, founding partner of the law firm Véron & Associés, has been voted intellectual property attorney of the year by attorneys-at-law and in-house legal counsels according to a survey by the magazine. Recounting the brilliant career of a patent litigation attorney…
    Pierre Véron has become, over the years, a reassuring authority. He has an in-depth knowledge of the law, but he is also one of the very few attorneys in France who can challenge his clients’ technical reasoning”, according to the Head of Intellectual Property of a major French group.

    To view the full article, click here.

  • 16 February 2012

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    Véron & Associés receives a special mention of the jury of the Prix Opéra for its website on the French patent case law translated into English www.frenchpatentcaselaw.info.

    The objective of the Prix Opéra created on the initiative of Juristes associés, Avensi.3, and the Acteris agency is to reward the best communication efforts of the year performed by law firms.

    In front of an audience of more than 200 people assembled at the Maison du Barreau, on Thursday 16 February 2012, the Prix Opéra jury awarded a special mention to Véron & Associés for its website www.frenchpatentcaselaw.info.

    This law firm entirely dedicated to patent litigation created this website to inform the international intellectual property community of the case law of French courts in respect of patents; this website includes the original text in French and the translation into English, made by the firm’s specialised legal translation team, of several dozens of judgments and decisions of the tribunal de grande instance, the cour d’appel de Paris, and the Cour de cassation in respect of patents.
    To access the website, click here.

    To access the website, click here.