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New fee reduction of 30% in EPO applications

The new fee EPO´s fee system takes effect on 1 April 2024, being those fees modified upwards; however, a new 30% reductions in fee payments for European Patent applications and EuroPCT applications have also come into force, regardless of their filing date, when applicants meet a serie of requirements. This new 30% reduction applies to

Surreptitious advertising through influencers is unfair

The Second Instance Court of Madrid confirms surreptitious advertising carried out through influencers by a chain of dental clinics on their social networks and website is unfair.

The European Union approves the long-awaited Artificial Intelligence Regulation

The EU adopts the first law on Artificial Intelligence, which has enjoyed broad support within the European Parliament and will enter into force gradually between 2025 and 2026.

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Our firm is consolidated in the “silver” band of the prestigious ranking WTR 1000

Our firm is consolidated in the “silver” band of the prestigious ranking WTR 1000 that identifies the top trademark professionals in the key jurisdictions around the world, 2024 edition. As exponents of the whole Team, Carolina Montero, Ignacio Temiño and Fernando Ortega have been also recognised in this year’s edition, highlighting they good savoir faire.

Iberian Lawyer IP & TMT Awards 2023

Abril Abogados Tier Silver for World Trademarks Review

World Trademark Review once again recognizes ABRIL ABOGADOS in the “Tier Silver” in both categories “Enforcement & Litigation” and “Prosecution and strategy”. The publication recognizes the trajectory of the firm and the complete advice that Abril Abogados provides to both national and international clients. Special mention to the founding partners and the work of Ignacio

Ignacio Temiño was recognized by the Best Lawyers®2021 “LAWYER OF THE YEAR” Intellectual Property Law, Madrid

  Honored and thankful to be selected by my peers for inclusion in the ‘Best Lawyers’ in Spain as Intellectual Property ‘LAWYER OF THE YEAR’. Only ‘a single lawyer in a specific practice area and location is honored with a “Lawyer of the Year” designation’. Go to the publication  

Abril Abogados made it to the Managing IP EMEA Awards 2020 shortlists

Abril Abogados was included in the shortlist of the Managing IP EMEA Awards 2020.

Managing IP EMEA Awards 2020 shortlists announced.

Abril Abogados has made it to the shortlist to the Managing IP EMEA Awards 2020 which winners will be announced in early March.

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Rankings: World Trademark Review in both areas of “Enforcement and Litigation” and “Prosecution and strategy”

Abril Abogados has once again been included in the ranking of World Trademark Review in both areas of “Enforcement and Litigation” and “Prosecution and strategy”:

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World Trademark Review

Abril Abogados has once again been included in the ranking of World Trademark Review as a firm that will be able to solve all the clients´ IP headaches – contentious and non-contentious.

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Abril Abogados in Legal 500 TMT

Abril Abogados has once again been recommended by Legal 500 among the main national firms in TMT among other areas. 

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Abril Abogados in Managing Intellectual Property (IP STARS), 2018

One more year, Abril Abogados has been selected by Managing Intellectual Property among the reference law firms.

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IAM Patent 1000 2018 Edition – The World’s Leading Patent Professionals.

From Abril Abogados we congratulate our partner, Ignacio Temiño, who has been included in the IAM Patent 1000, which lists the main patent professionals around the world.

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Chambers & Partners Europe

One more year Chambers & Partners Europe has published the Ranking of the best law firms. This year, Abril Abogados remains among the best Spanish law firms of reference in IP and TMT.

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Abril Abogados in Rankings: World Trademark Review

One more year, the prestigious publication World Trademark Review once again considers Abril Abogados to be one of the main Spanish law firms specializing in trademarks, with special emphasis on services related to enforcement & litigation and prosecution & strategy.