Intellectual Property & Art Law

Our practice

Intellectual Property

We advise our clients in every field of intellectual property (patent law, trademark and design law, and copyright law), including related areas such as unfair competition. We represent clients in IP litigation on both the federal and cantonal level. In addition, we advise on commercial transactions such as licensing, franchising, all kind of technology transfer issues, and IP due diligence in M&A matters.

The areas of our intellectual property practice include: intellectual property litigation, patents, trademarks, designs, copyrights and entertainment law, unfair competition, technology transfer, licensing and other transactions involving intellectual property rights, drafting and negotiating software and other IT agreements as well as outsourcing contracts, IP support in connection with M&A transactions, including due diligence.

Art law, entertainment law and media law

We advise our clients of the private and public sectors, such as artists, arts and cultural organisations as well as governments on art law and cultural property law matters, as well as entertainment and media law matters, in the fields of theatre, dance, music, visual art, film, publishing and media.

Our Intellectual Property & Art Law Experts

portrait professeur Yaniv Benhamou

Prof. Yaniv Benhamou


Emmy Gijs

Associate - Attorney at Law

Our expertise

Banking and finance

Corporate and M&A

Swiss & International taxation

Data protection, Digital law & New Technologies