Abril Abogados has once again been included in "The Legal 500" annual ranking in the following 4 practice areas:
Intellectual property: Patents
Abril Abogados, SL advised Faurecia in two (related) patent-litigation claims against Benteler, concerning the infringement of its patent protecting cockpit elements; the court upheld the clients’ claims. Carlos González and Ignacio Temiño are names to note.
Intellectual property: Trade marks
Abril Abogados, SL is regularly instructed by corporations in the automobile and pharmaceutical sectors. The team defended Farmaceutica Cantabria brought by Eurogenerics regarding the trade mark name NEOCARE. Ignacio Temiño is the key contact.
Intellectual property: Copyright
Abril Abogados, SL advised AMC NETWORKS on criminal proceedings against a group of websites offering free access to the client’s copyrighted content. Rubén Canales leads the team.
IP & IT boutique Abril Abogados, SL provides ‘an excellent level of service and value for money’. Co-led by Carlos González and Ignacio Temiño (who is praised for his ‘business approach, availability and broad experience’), it recently advised General Motors on its legal strategy against consumer groups campaigning against the company on social media platforms such as Facebook.