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Idriss Semaoune


Speaks French and English

idriss dot semaoune at laurentcharras (dot) com

Qualified to meet your needs

French and European Patent Attorney, Idriss SEMAOUNE is an ECAM Engineer - Speciality Industrial Engineering - with degrees from the CEIPI.

He joined LAURENT & CHARRAS in 2010, after serving for three years in an Intellectual Property law firm in Lyon.

Specialist Focus

Idriss SEMAOUNE handles patent in particular in the fields of mechanics, physics, aerospace, and medical devices.

Idriss assists Clients in obtaining, maintaining, defending and more broadly managing their patents portfolios. He defends their interests in contract negotiations (licenses, transfer, co-ownership, etc.) and he also provides technical expertise in matters of pre-litigation and litigation, for counterfeiting or revocation of patents.

He carries out prior-art searches and analyzes the patentability and freedom to operate of Clients’ inventions, drafts patent applications and manages examination, opposition and appeal procedures.

Expert network

Idriss SEMAOUNE is a member of GRAPI, AIPPI, and teaches at the University of Saint-Etienne.