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Conference: "Intellectual Property and Strategic Issues for the pharmaceutical Industry: SANOFI Practices"

HEAD is honored to invite you to an outstanding conference of


On the initiative of Karen Linehan, Executive Vice President and General Counsel of SANOFI, Brigitte Taravella, Leader of Biologics Patents France and Joelle Sanit-Hugot, Lead Trademark Attorney will present to HEAD students the practices of SANOFI Global Intellectual Property Department :

  • What are the key challenges for the pharmaceutical industry today ?
  • What is the Patent Strategy in the pharmaceutical domain in particular in SANOFI ?
  • What are the pharmaceutical trademarks specificities in SANOFI ?
  • What kind of profiles are appreciated by SANOFI Intellectual Property Department in terms of recruitment ?


Brigitte Taravella

Brigitte is currently managing the French patent team within Sanofi for Biologics support. She is a European and French Patent Attorney. She holds an engineering diploma in Bio-industry and a Ph. D in Biochemistry both obtained from the University of Technology (UTC) of Compiègne in France. Brigitte has more than 19 years of practice in patent prosecution and IP rights management and 9 years in R&D. 

Joelle Sanit-Hugot

Joëlle SANIT-HUGOT is currently managing the Trademark Team supporting the Vaccines, Diabetes & Cardiovascular Global Business Units. Joëlle holds a Master II degree in Industrial Property Law from University Panthéon-Assas PARIS II. She is a qualified representative in Intellectual Property (INPI Exam) before the French and EU IPO. Joëlle has always been working in the pharmaceutical sector and she has an Intellectual Property practice of more than 25 years.
She is responsible for the management of worldwide trademarks portfolios including trademarks development, trademarks prosecution and litigation.

Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 6:30-8:00 pm
HEAD Law School - 120 rue La Fayette - 75010 – Paris

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