Luc Santarelli is a French and European Patent Attorney.
He has a dual educational background: an engineering degree from Ecole Polytechnique de Lausanne in 1978 in a wide range of engineering technologies with specialization in telecommunications, and a Masters in Law from University of Paris II in 1988.
After a stint as a telecommunications engineer, Luc Santarelli trained and qualified at Cabinet Bonnet-Thirion before joining Rinuy, Santarelli in 1985 where he was specialised in patent infringement litigation.
He assists clients in crafting intellectual property strategies and handles patent infringement, patent oppositions, know-how misappropriation and patent ownership rights litigation and licensing operations. His clientele includes high tech start-ups and major corporations across a wide range of fields including telecommunications, electronics, software, semi-conductors, microtechnologies and the mechanical industry.
Luc Santarelli is a member of the FICPI, APEB, AIPPI and LES.
He also lectures in the course “patent litigation in Europe” held at the CEIPI at the Strasbourg University.
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- European Patent Attorney
- French Patent Attorney
- Copyright and software
- Intellectual property audits – due diligence
- Patent oppositions
- Unfair competition