Legal notices

1. Editor

This website is edited by IXAS Conseil
15, rue Emile Zola
F-69002 LYON
Tel. : +33 (0) 4 78 37 75 16
Fax. :+33 (0) 4 78 92 88 58
email : info


IXAS Conseil is a SAS under French law.
Capital : 145 985 € ;
RCS Lyon n°B353 982 762
VAT : FR 583 539 82 762.


Director of publication : Mr. Martin SCHMIDT.


For any notification regarding the content or operation of this site, please contact us at info


2. Hosting

This site is hosted by : INFLUACTIVE ; 5 qui Jaÿr ;69009 Lyon ; France ; support.orionis


3. IXAS Conseil network (local offices)

IXAS Conseil Paris
23, rue Balzac
75008 Paris
tel : +33 (0)1 53 53 68 31
fax : +33 (0)1 53 53 67 00


IXAS Conseil Marseille
10, Place de la Joliette
Atrium 10.6
BP 13543
13567 Marseille Cedex 2
Tel : +33 (0)4 91 13 46 84
Fax : +33 (0)4 91 13 45 09


IXAS Conseil Besançon
20 rue Chasnot
tel : +33 (0)3 81 56 58 05
fax : +33 (0)4 78 92 88 58


4. Professional Organisations – Codes of Conduct – Supervisory Organisations

The French Industrial Property Attorneys (« Conseils en Propriété Industrielle ») are subject to the Code of Conduct of the French Industrial Property Attorneys. They are members of the Compagnie Nationale des Conseils en Propriété Industrielle CNCPI (

The German Patent Attorneys (« Patentanwälte ») are members of the Patentanwaltskammer ( They are subject to the Code of Conduct of the German Patent Attorneys (Patentanwaltsordnung - PatAnwO and Berufsordnung der Patentanwälte - BOPA).

The European Patent Attorneys are members of the Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office (EPI - and are subject to the Code of Conduct of the EPI as well as the Regulation on Discipline by the Administrative Council of the European Patent Organisation.


5. Professional Insurance

For the work accomplished by IXAS Conseil, liability insurance policies have been taken out with AXA FRANCE IARD S.A.


6. Disclaimer regarding contents of the website

Information provided in this Website is for information only, and are not provided within the frame of intellectual or material services. Information published herein shall not be considered as commercial offers, offer of services or offer of products from the Editor, IXAS Conseil.

IXAS Conseil makes its best endeavours to update the site and improve its quality and accuracy of the information contained herein. However, IXAS Conseil shall not be liable for any omission, update delays of the information and any of their possible consequences. The user of this website remains responsible for checking information before any use.

IXAS Conseil shall neither be responsible for the content of third party Websites accessible thanks to hyperlinks contained in this Website, not for those which have hyperlinks pointing to this Website IXAS Conseil shall make their best endeavours to enable a 24/7 access to this Website, but shall not be liable in the event that the Website is not accessible through the Internet. As a general principle, IXAS Conseil shall not be liable for any damages caused by errors in information contained in this Website, by unavailability of whole or part of this Website or viruses. In addition, IXAS Conseil cannot warrant the confidentiality of information transmitted by the user of this Website before such information is received in IXAS Conseil system. As a consequence, the use of any information contained in this Website and any transmission of information to IXAS Conseil through this Website shall be made under the user own risks and responsibility.

IXAS Conseil reserves the right to modify, or interrupt temporarily or definitively the access to, the whole or any part of this Website. This website is the property of IXAS Conseil and may not be copied, even partially, without the written consent of IXAS Conseil.


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August 2018 : LEGAL 500 Europe, Middle East, Africa (EMEA) once again has recommended IXAS CONSEIL among eight other French Patent and Trdaemark Attorney firms. Here is the complete assessment published by LEGAL 500 : "IXAS Conseil provides ’top quality service’. In recent trade marks and designs work, Vanessa Darbouret advised Nawa technologies on research agreements. (...)
July 2018 : Congratulations to our IP counsel Isabelle Daviot who successfully passed the European Qualification Exam ! She will be registered as a European Patent Attorney as soon as possible.
IXAS CONSEIL’s C.E.O. Dr Martin P Schmidt will attend the Annual Meeting of the International Trademark Association (INTA) in Barcelona. Please send us a mail if you wish to arrange a meeting with him during the conference.