Contract Engineering

Contract engineering is an essential tool for an effective industrial property strategy.

Indeed, sometimes it is not sufficient, desirable or even possible to protect your innovative project through patenting alone.

Thanks to its teams that combine technical and legal knowledge, LAURENT & CHARRAS can advise you and implement contractual techniques that offer worldwide protection of your investments.


  • Confidentiality agreement
  • Research and development contract
  • Collaboration and consortium contract
  • Joint ownership arrangement

Value generation

  • Transfer of patents, designs, copyrights
  • Licensing of patents, designs, copyrights
  • Contract negotiation
  • Knowledge transfer


  • Settlement agreement
  • Coexistence agreement

Our experts : Contract Engineering

Elisa Gérard

European Trademark and Design Attorney

Ellen Monsnergue

European Trademark and Design Attorney

Stéphane Palix

Managing Partner

Julien Scicluna

Managing Partner

Idriss Semaoune

Managing Partner

Bruno Vuillermoz

Managing Partner

Joachim Brindeau

Juriste en ingénierie contractuelle
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