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BSc Electronic Engineering
Carles has experience in both IT and patents. Since the beginning of his career in patents, back in 1994, his work has been focused on the fields of electronics, telecom and computer-implemented inventions, where he keeps up-to-date with the latest technical and legal developments. His work includes drafting applications for Europe and the US and dealing with substantive examination, as well as assessing patent validity and risk of infringement. He often acts as technical expert before Spanish courts and takes part in customs intervention cases dealing with the infringement of essential patents in audio technologies. He has been a partner of ZBM Patents since 2005.
Carles also lectures on patents, especially on subjects related to the patentability of computer-related inventions.
IAM patent 1000:
"IT and electronics head Cartes Comes is widely regarded as one of Spain's brightest patent minds. He often provides extremely high-level technical expertise before the Spanish courts."