AN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW FIRM
Aumento & Ponce is an intellectual property law firm in the Philippines, representing both local and international clients. The firm is composed of lawyers, registered patent agents, engineers and trademark specialists who are equipped with the necessary know-how and experience vital in helping clients with their intellectual property concerns.
Our registered patent agents and engineers have decades of experience in extensive patent work, including the drafting of specifications, abstracts and claims, and conducting patent searches and freedom to operate opinions. The firm’s trademark specialists, on the other hand, are highly knowledgeable in prosecuting and registering trademarks and are able to handle and manage numerous trademark files and portfolio for clients.
Our lawyers have over 25 years of combined experience in litigating cases involving intellectual property rights before the Intellectual Property Office, the Regional Trial Courts, the Court of Appeals and the Supreme Court of the Philippines.
Aumento & Ponce is an active member of and several international intellectual property organizations including International Trademarks Association (INTA).
AUMENTO & PONCE AS PARTNER IN PROTECTING YOUR INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
Having a strong effective and efficient intellectual property strategy for the Philippines is essential. Aumento & Ponce helps clients formulate and develop strategies that are best suited to their specific needs and concerns. Intellectual property rights (IPRs), whether they be trademarks, service marks, trade names, invention patents, designs, utility models, copyrights or trade secrets are valuable assets which must be protected and if necessary, enforced. Aumento & Ponce is the ideal firm to help clients in protecting and enforcing IPRs.
Our professionals can assist you in registering your IPRs with the Intellectual Property Office. They are equipped in prosecuting applications for registration, preparing responses to official actions, drafting, reviewing and recording agreements involving IPRs, conducting due diligence searches, and maintaining and renewing IPR registrations.
Our lawyers can effectively and efficiently represent clients in inter partes cases including oppositions to applications for registration of trademarks and petitions for cancellation of trademark registrations, invention patents, utility model registrations and industrial design registrations. Likewise, the firm can represent clients in filing administrative, civil and criminal complaints for trademark, patent or copyright infringement and unfair competition violations.
Aumento & Ponce firmly believes in earning clients’ trust through excellent service and exceptional care. Towards this end, the firm always aims to deliver timely and efficient service to its clients, which the firm is able to achieve through its highly competent and vastly experienced legal and technical staff.
Our people are not only experts at Philippine intellectual property laws. They also strive to always be aware of emerging intellectual property issues and concerns in other jurisdictions.