Gérard MYON

Partner
Gérard MYON
Contact Phone:
04 78 60 52 84Fax:
04 78 60 90 89E-Mail:
gmyon@lavoix.eu
City Paris
Lyon
Grenoble
Country France

Gérard MYON

Partner
Technology Areas Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Fluid dynamics
Physics
Education

Graduate from the Center for International Intellectual

Property Studies (CEIPI), 1993

Engineer, Ecole Centrale de Lyon, 1987

Master of Sciences in Engineering, Cornell University, USA, 1987

Professional Experience

Gérard MYON joined LAVOIX in 1995. He and has been a member of the firm's Executive Committee since 2002 and was named Executive Officer in charge of patent matters in october 2009.

Prior to join LAVOIX, Gérard MYON has been working for four years as an Examiner at the European Patent Office and three years as an IP Manager with a French company. Gérard MYON has been a partner since 2000 and currently manages the Lyon office of LAVOIX.

His practice covers patent prosecution and litigation in various mechanical and electrical fields, in particular weaving techniques, mechanical and electrical connectors, electrostatic spraying systems, electrical motors, special machines, robotics, and injection moulding.

Gérard MYON has handled a number of oral proceedings before the Opposition Divisions and Boards of Appeal of the EPO and has been involved in many patent infringement cases before the French and foreign courts.

He is a tutor for the EPI-CEIPI training for future European Patent Attorneys in Lyon and an lecturer at Centre Paul Roubier for what concerns IP Strategy. Gérard MYON is also Treasurer General of the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI).

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Practice areas Patent prosecutionPatent litigationUnfair competitionContractsStrategyDue diligenceElectronics, Electricity, Physics, Mechanics
Professional Admissions French Industrial Property AttorneyEuropean Patent Attorney
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