D Young & Co’s patent group welcomes new partner hire Bénédicte Moulin

We are pleased to announce that Bénédicte Moulin has joined D Young & Co LLP as a partner.

With over 10 years of experience in IP Bénédicte has a special interest and expertise in telecommunications, computer networks and computer-implemented inventions, especially in handling unpatentable subject matter objections. Bénédicte brings invaluable in-house experience to the D Young & Co patent group, having worked in-house with Orange and Vodafone where she advised on third party’s infringement claims (in particular regarding standard essential patents - SEPs), licensing, IPR contractual clauses, inventor rights and IPR strategy.

Bénédicte is a returning member of the D Young & Co IP team having previously worked with the firm from 2009 to 2017. She returns to D Young & Co as a partner, bringing with her over two year’s experience working in industry as an in-house patent attorney at Vodafone.

Co-Heads of the D Young & Co London electronics, engineering & IT team, Anthony Albutt and David Meldrum, comment:

We are delighted to welcome back Bénédicte to our team. Bénédicte is an enthusiastic and experienced attorney who will make an outstanding contribution to our busy and thriving team. Her practical understanding of standard essential patents and associated licensing strategies is a stand-out strength, as is her expertise in telecommunications and computing.

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About the D Young & Co patent group

D Young & Co has one of the most respected and largest patent teams in Europe, providing a full range of patent services including patent drafting, filing and prosecution, and representing clients at oppositions and appeals. Attorneys are highly qualified in a broad range of technological fields and often either worked in industry or with in-house legal departments and so have a truly commercial perspective:

About D Young & Co

D Young & Co is a leading intellectual property law firm with offices in London, Munich and Southampton. Clients are diverse and international, including academic institutions, blue-chip and global organisations, research institutes, start-up companies and SMEs, and spanning all industry sectors and technologies. The firm is ranked as a top tier IP firm by The Legal 500, Chambers UK, World Trade Mark Review (WTR 1000), IAM Patent 1000, IP Stars (Managing IP) and the Financial Times.

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