12 January 2021
Ann De Clercq named Global Leader by IAM Strategy 300
The first ever edition of IAM Strategy 300 Global Leaders Guide is now live! We are proud to announce that our Founding Partner Ms. Ann De Clercq has been included in this prestigious list.
05 January 2021
Welcome to the team, Lieve!
De Clercq & Partners is delighted to welcome Lieve Coenegrachts as the newest member of our patent team.
15 December 2020
Wishing you and your loved ones a warm and joyful holiday season and a fantastic New Year!
23 November 2020
Holiday closing dates
De Clercq & Partners will be closed from December 24, 2020 until January 3, 2021. We will be back in business on Monday January 4, 2021. The EPO will also be closed during this period.
23 November 2020
IAM Global Leaders 2021 announced
Ann De Clercq and Liesbet Paemen are honored to have been included in this year's IAM Global Leaders Guide, a publication that brings together the world’s foremost private practice patent experts.
25 March 2021
Essenscia Patent Cell info session: patent enforcement in Belgium
Using concrete tips and examples, our very own Koen Vanhalst will provide guidance on how to optimize a patent portfolio and how to use (prohibitive) measures. This session is organized in cooperation with Essenscia and Inteo.
a tailored and personalized approach to intellectual property protection
Securing an optimal intellectual property strategy is a challenging task. There are a variety of technologies and commercial ambitions that require different approaches. At De Clercq & Partners, we understand the legal complexities of intellectual property laws and their impact on the protection of different technologies.Read more
At De Clercq & Partners, every adviser and attorney on our team has an extensive scientific background in one or more of the areas of science all presenting at Ph.D or Engineer levels. This allows us to understand client inventions in the most intricate detail including anticipating their future developments, enabling us to optimize protection for these inventions. Further to this, De Clercq & Partners aims to deliver the optimal intellectual property environment in which clients are able to pursue and realise their ambitions.