About the Firm
The law firm of Gilat, Bareket & Co. is one of the leading intellectual property firms in Israel, specializing in litigation and legal protection of intellectual property rights in patents, technologies, brands, designs, creative works and inventions.
With years of professional experience, Gilat, Bareket & Co. garners recognition for successfully litigating landmark cases and representing domestic and international clients in the areas of its expertise, including patent and trademark litigation, protection of designs and copyright, structuring and negotiating IP-related contracts and transactions, R&D agreements, license agreements, knowledge acquisition and technology transfer agreements and agreements vis-à-vis collective rights management societies, enforcement of brand owners’ rights to prevent import and distribution of counterfeits and imitations, investment agreements, obtaining financing from the governmental Office of the Chief Scientist and other institutional investors, non-disclosure agreements, distribution agreements, Internet law and strategic cooperation with foreign companies.
In addition, the firm provides general legal assistance in other fields, e.g., company law, competition law, antitrust and property law, and successfully represents its clients before the courts in Israel and before the Patents, Designs and Trademarks Registrar.
Gilat, Bareket & Co. includes 24 attorneys at law, several of whom also hold academic degrees in sciences. Extensive legal knowledge and experience, as well as the technological and scientific insight, enables Gilat, Bareket & Co. to offer an effective and optimal legal protection strategy which considers each client's intellectual property assets in light of its business strategy in general.
The firm's partners also publish articles in international magazines and recently co- authored a new book "Intellectual property law in Israel" (2013). The book derives from the chapter on Intellectual Property law in Israel in the Encyclopedia of Laws (IEL) published by the internationally renowned "Kluwer Law International".