Yael is an experienced IP litigator and specialises in contentious IP work, advising clients on IP enforcement and infringement matters. Over the last 10 years, Yael has worked in Israel and in the UK and has gained substantive experience in the healthcare sector. Yael held both in-house and private practice positions, lead and managed multi-jurisdictional litigation proceedings and other enforcement actions.
Yael completed BSc in Biology and LLB in Law, both from the Hebrew university in Jerusalem, and is a member of the Israeli Bar Association. Yael's experience expands across all areas of IP, including disputes concerning patents, trade marks and design rights.
Life Sciences, Biology, Hebrew University, Jerusalem
Law, Hebrew University, Jerusalem
The European Patent Office today confirmed in Decision G4/19 of the Enlarged board of Appeal that a European patent application can be refused for ‘double patenting’. Such a refusal can …Read article
Managing Intellectual Property IP Stars 2021, comprising the highly recommended IP professionals, has now been published. HGF is delighted to have 14 European attorneys listed. IP STARS is the leading …Read article
Pharmaceutical and biotechnology patent applications also make top 10 most patented. Recent statistics published by the EPO show that a total of 14,295 European patent applications were filed in 2020 …Read article
How to streamline the trade mark selection process by conducting effective, in-house ‘dirty searches’. Selecting the right trade mark for your new healthcare product is a critically important task. Consumers …Read article
The 2021 EPO Guidelines provide much needed guidance on how to protect antibodies in Europe. Biological drugs including therapeutic antibodies have become increasingly important to the pharmaceutical industry. The European …Read article
Opportunities for additional pharmaceutical product patent protection in Europe, based on the use of a drug to treat a patient exhibiting a biomarker indicative of drug response. Recent years have …Read article
Exploring the growth of patents for connected medical devices, and how best to protect them. The Internet of Things (IoT) is expected to change our lives by creating a connected …Read article
To waive, or not to waive, that is the question. The earliest identified date of a patient presenting with symptoms of a “novel coronavirus” in Wuhan, China is reported to …Read article
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