Legal 500 ranks G&A as a leader in multiple IP categories


Legal 500 is one of the most prestigious legal rankings in the world. Its rankings are based on extensive research as well as peer-review and client interviews. Based on its research, Legal 500 reached, once again, to the conclusion that G&A Glazberg, Applebaum & Co., Advocates and Patent Attorneys is a leading IP law firm in Israel. Specifically, the firm is ranked for its IP litigation capabilites, which includes handling patent litigation cases, as well as other enforcement litigation cases relating to trademarks, designs, plant protection variety, and copyrights. The firm is also ranked for prosecution and filing in both the areas of patents and trademarks.

The ranking editorial section explains its pick of G&A for IP disputes: "IP boutique G&A Glazberg, Applebaum & Co has a specialism in representing claimants in IP-related class actions, bringing claims against software companies for breaching agreements, as well as matters before the ILPO over fee reimbursements. Ziv Glazberg has a strong understanding of the needs of inventor clients, having been named as an inventor in 11 US patents. Nadav Applebaum, who founded the firm alongside Glazberg, acts for employees in ownership disputes with their employers."

The editorial section also explains the pick of G&A for the filing and prosecutions sections: "G&A Glazberg, Applebaum & Co is heavily involved in all areas of intellectual property. It works with multinationals, domestic companies and research institutions on the registration and protection of their inventions, designs and branding. Computer-related patent applications are a notable area of specialism and the firm counts numerous tech companies in its client list. Ziv Glazberg, who focuses on patents, works closely with start-ups on the protection of their inventions; in 2020, he worked with four Israeli unicorn companies. Glazberg co-heads the practice with trade marks specialist Nadav Applebaum."