DWO is a Law office and Patent Attorneys firm specializing in the fields of Intellectual Property in general and in patent litigation in particular.
We represent both claimants and respondents in patent infringement and unjust enrichment claims, in preliminary injunction procedures, in complex appeal proceedings, in arbitration and mediation proceedings and in proceedings before the Registrar of Patents, Designs and Trademarks.
Our firm’s lawyers are widely experienced in dealing with the most challenging cases in the field of Patent litigation, of the utmost strategic importance to our clients.
The firm is ranked amongst the top tiers intellectual property law firms in leading international guides: Legal 500, IAM1000, IP Stars, Dun and Bradstreet and BDI Guide. Yonatan Drori was ranked as one of Israel’s leading attorneys in the Patent practice by the renowned international ranking guide ILO and was awarded the Client Choice award.
In 2016 we have published our book “Monetary Remedies in Intellectual Property Procedures“, the first book published in Israel dealing with calculation of damages in patent infringement procedures in Israel and around the world. The book was written by Yonatan Drori and edited by Yotam Werzansky-Orland.
In 2019 we published our book “Intellectual Property Law in Israel”, which extensively and thoroughly reviews the Intellectual Property Law in Israel and provides an in-depth coverage of the Israeli legislation and case law in this field from historical, procedural and substantial points of view. The book was written by Yonatan Drori and Yotam Werzansky-Orland.
When dealing with Patent cases, an “ad hoc” professional team is put together, consisting of skilled lawyers in the field of patent litigation and professionals in the relevant technological field. This combination of legal and IP proficiency is the key to our success in the field of patent litigation in Israel.
Our experience in the patent law domain encompasses claimed patent infringements in the following fields: computers, software and hardware, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, medical devices, mechanical systems, securities trading methods, communication, hygiene products and others.
Recent key cases dealt with by our firm’s lawyers include:
- Hygiene and consumer products patents: Representation of inventors in a patent infringement claim vs. Gillette and Procter & Gamble.
- International patents in the software field: Representation of a leading communication company in negotiations over patent infringement with Apple International and Microsoft International;
- Agricultural patents in the agricultural field: Representation of a major company specializing in agricultural solutions over claimed infringement of a patent for pest control technology.