Biography – Team spirit
Founding partner of Dreyfus, Nathalie Dreyfus is specialized in Intellectual Property Law and is a French and European Trademark Attorney.
Nathalie Dreyfus advises clients on a broad range of intellectual property law matters, and in particular, on protection and enforcement of trademarks, designs, copyrights, patents, appellations of origin, plant varieties and domain names. She is also involved in drafting intellectual property and know-how contracts at an international level. In addition, Nathalie Dreyfus has extensive expertise in all issues related to the Internet and new technologies, such as phishing, cybersquatting, social media, domain names and online sales platforms. She is particularly specialized in defending companies and their managers on the Internet.
Nathalie Dreyfus is an appointed expert at the Paris Court of Appeal, the WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center and the National Arbitration Forum (NAF).
She is also a lecturer at the Faculty of Strasbourg, at the National School for the Judicial Profession and at Sciences Po. She participates regularly in conferences both in France and abroad.
Nathalie Dreyfus wrote several books, as well as articles for legal journals specialized in IP/IT. She writes for the Dreyfus blog, which publishes articles on legal news relating to trademark, patent, copyright, Internet and new technology law.
Emmanuel Harrar, partner at Dreyfus, studied at one of the top engineering schools in France and is also a graduate of the Centre for International Intellectual Property Studies (CEIPI). As the former General Manager of a company specialized in scientific software, he has a thorough understanding of Internet technology and his work has focused on this area since 1996.
Emmanuel Harrar has extensive knowledge of trademark law proceedings around the world. He also assists clients with their Internet presence strategies and in particular, assessing the key legal, marketing and technical considerations to optimize their domain name portfolio. He is also the key contact for the “Dreyfus IPweb” platform.
Emmanuel Harrar also develops strategies for complex and sensitive situations. In addition, Dreyfus’ clients benefit from his expertise in Internet and cybersecurity.
The firm’s team
Dreyfus brings together a team of competent and experienced professionals who are passionate about their work. Dreyfus’ legal consultants leverage their multidisciplinary skills to provide clients with precise high quality advice. The team advises clients in France and around the world, in all areas relating to intellectual property and new technology, including:
- Designs & Models
- Domain names
- Social Media
- Registration of industrial property rights
- Management of industrial property rights portfolio
- Audit of industrial property rights
- Leveraging industrial property rights
- Prior art searches
- Extra-judicial proceedings (UDRP, URS, ARS, Syreli)
- Disputes and objections
- Monitoring via the Dreyfus IPweb platform
- Data processing and privacy
- Connected objects
- Information systems