BSJP IP & Patent

BSJP Intellectual Property is a team of experts – patent attorneys as well as co-operating legal counsels and attorneys – specialized in intellectual and industrial property protection, which offers comprehensive legal assistance to both domestic and foreign clients.

  • Research and preparation of opinions regarding the patentability of the solution and the known state of the art 
  • Preparation of documentation and representation of the inventor in matters connected with applications for inventions before the Patent Office of the Republic of Poland, under the PCT and EPO procedures
  • Monitoring of payment and extension of protection 
  • Conducting disputes, court proceedings and amicable proceedings in the event of the infringement of patent rights before the Patent Office of the Republic of Poland, administrative courts and civil courts 
  • Preparation of agreements on the use of patent rights 
  • Validations of European patents, specialized translations
  • Research and preparation of opinions regarding the registrability of a marking
  • Preparation of documentation and representation of the trademark owner before the Patent Office of the Republic of Poland, the European Union Intellectual Property Office, the International Bureau of the World Intellectual Property and in other countries
  • Monitoring of payment and extension of protection
  • Conducting disputes, court proceedings and amicable proceedings in the event of the infringement of patent rights before the Patent Office of the Republic of Poland, administrative courts and civil courts 
  • Preparation of agreements on the use of trademark rights
  • Protection of domain names against infringement 
  • Protection of trademarks and copyrights used on websites 
  • Conducting mediations and negotiations for amicable settlement of disputes 
  • Conducting arbitration proceedings before the Arbitration Court at the Polish Chamber of Information Technology and Telecommunications, the National Chamber of Commerce and the WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Centre in Geneva 
  • Preparation of opinions and expert reports as well as agreements regarding rights to domain names
  • Analysis of the condition of an enterprise with regard to the intangible assets and exclusive rights as well as the advantages and threats resulting therefrom 
  • Advice in respect of building a development strategy for a company, product, service or project 
  • Verification and analysis of instances of a potential intellectual property infringement
  • Comprehensive implementation of the accepted solutions
  • Advice in respect of financing of the proposed solutions
  • Assistance and advice in conducting settlement proceedings and negotiations 
  • Preparation of warning letters as well as replies to the received warning letters in matters regarding the infringement of exclusive rights and the acts of unfair competition, the infringement of copyright and personal rights
  • Conducting opposition proceedings against trademark applications, disputes relating to the invalidation or revocation of exclusive rights before the Patent Office of the Republic of Poland, the European Union Intellectual Property Office and the European Patent Office 
  • Assistance in conducting disputes and court proceedings in other countries in co-operation with our partners from ADVOC, an international network of law firms
  • Conducting disputes before administrative courts (the Voivodeship Administrative Court in Warsaw and the Supreme Administrative Court) 
  • Conducting civil and criminal proceedings before common courts and the Supreme Court in respect of the infringement of exclusive rights, property rights and personal copyright, or unfair competition
  • Advice on intellectual property protection planning (research on the state of the art, patentability, registrability, opinions, intellectual property audits)
  • Advice in respect of obtaining financial means in co-operation with the experienced team of www.mkcdotacje.pl
  • Comprehensive services in respect of applying for, and conducting proceedings to obtain exclusive rights
  • Securing against intellectual property infringement and combating the remaining instances of infringement
  • Negotiation and preparation of agreements, settlements, letters of intent pertaining to the IT sector (i.a. IT systems implementation agreements, agreements for warranty and post-warranty support, license agreements, outsourcing agreements, agreements for data processing in cloud computing environment, agreements made with technological partners), on the part of IT companies and the ordering parties
  • Supervision and audit of performance of the agreement in respect of new technologies 
  • Co-operation with clients' project managers and PMOs in respect of the documentation of projects conducted in accordance with the ITIL, PMI, Prince2, Agile methodologies
  • Audits of organizations in respect of personal data protection systems 
  • Legal opinions and agreements in respect of personal data protection 
  • Preparation of on-line shop documentation (regulations, general terms and conditions, privacy policies)

Head of practice

Katarzyna Kwestarz

Team

  • Monika Susałko

  • Ewa Malewska

  • Piotr Adamczyk

  • Małgorzata Kluczyk

  • Agnieszka Iwaniuk

  • Karol Fijałkowski, Ph.D.

  • Anna Sobczyk