OUR BUSINESS SECTORS

INDUSTRY AND SERVICES

SZLEPER | HENRY Avocats work in all industry and services sectors. Below are some of the areas in which it is particularly active.

HEALTH

The firm represents and assists several international pharmaceutical companies (ranked in the top ten) before French courts in patent infringement or invalidity proceedings.

The firm represents and assists several international football federations and acts in connection with each competition they organise to defend their intellectual property rights, before the French courts and the customs authorities.

The firm has also worked for many years for the main international motor sport federation.

LE SPORT

AERONAUTICS

The firm defends the interests of several aircraft equipment manufacturers, both by providing advisory services and handling litigation on their behalf.

The firm has advised and defended the first television channel dedicated to fashion for several years.

The firm also defends the interests of a major French general-interest television channel.

MEDIA

WINEMAKING
AGRICULTURE

The firm defends and advises one of the main French wine AOCs.

It acts as counsel for several industrial companies in the winemaking and agricultural fields.

It has also advised one of the largest agricultural institutes on technology transfers.

The firm works on behalf of several French companies in the construction and public works sector, which are among the largest in the market, as well as on behalf of SMEs and intermediate-sized enterprises.

CONSTRUCTION AND PUBLIC WORKS

AUTOMOTIVE

Since 2014, the firm has defended a major German car manufacturer in patent disputes.

It also defends several subcontractors in this field.

The firm advises various companies in this field, particularly in the area of energy.

Guillaume Henry has developed particular expertise in the field of industrial property applied to green technology since the publication in 2013 of his reference work on the topic, which was prefaced by the WIPO Director General.

He has also written two studies on this subject for the INPI (National Industrial Property Institute) and participated in the COP 21 (Paris), COP 22 (Marrakesh) and COP 23 (Bonn).

GREENTECH

ART MARKET

The firm acts as counsel for several independent French auction houses, including the largest, as well as for collectors and galleries.

The firm works with several luxury goods manufacturers.

A leading sports equipment manufacturer has appointed the firm to defend its intellectual property rights.

FASHION
LUXURY GOODS

INDUSTRY AND SERVICES

SZLEPER | HENRY Avocats work in all industry and services sectors. Below are some of the areas in which it is particularly active.

HEALTH

The firm represents and assists several international pharmaceutical companies (ranked in the top ten) before French courts in patent infringement or invalidity proceedings.

SPORT

The firm represents and assists several international football federations and acts in connection with each competition they organise to defend their intellectual property rights, before the French courts and the customs authorities.

The firm has also worked for many years for the main international motor sport federation.

AERONAUTICS

The firm defends the interests of several aircraft equipment manufacturers, both by providing advisory services and handling litigation on their behalf.

MEDIA

The firm has advised and defended the first television channel dedicated to fashion for several years.

The firm also defends the interests of a major French general-interest television channel.

WINEMAKING
AGRICULTURE

The firm defends and advises one of the main French wine AOCs.

It acts as counsel for several industrial companies in the winemaking and agricultural fields.

It has also advised one of the largest agricultural institutes on technology transfers.

CONSTRUCTION AND PUBLIC WORKS

The firm works on behalf of several French companies in the construction and public works sector, which are among the largest in the market, as well as on behalf of SMEs and intermediate-sized enterprises.

AUTOMOTIVE

Since 2014, the firm has defended a major German car manufacturer in patent disputes.

It also defends several subcontractors in this field.

GREENTECH

The firm advises various companies in this field, particularly in the area of energy.

Guillaume Henry has developed particular expertise in the field of industrial property applied to green technology since the publication in 2013 of his reference work on the topic, which was prefaced by the WIPO Director General.

He has also written two studies on this subject for the INPI (National Industrial Property Institute) and participated in the COP 21 (Paris), COP 22 (Marrakesh) and COP 23 (Bonn).

ART MARKET

The firm acts as counsel for several independent French auction houses, including the largest, as well as for collectors and galleries.

FASHION | LUXURY GOODS

The firm works with several luxury goods manufacturers.

A leading sports equipment manufacturer has appointed the firm to defend its intellectual property rights.