RPmacau has been practicing exclusively in intellectual property law and related areas since 1996. It was formed at around the same time that Macau’s localized legislation for protection of marks was brought into effect and has accompanied the development of Macau’s IP systems since then.

RPmacau was a pioneer and is now a well-established leader in the field of intellectual property law in Macau, being consistently referred to in numerous legal publications as a top tier IP firm in Macau. Our office maintains a boutique style which enables us to offer an attentive, personalized and efficient service to our expanding client portfolio from around the world. Our clientele ranges from small and medium enterprises to large multinational corporations, servicing both seasoned players and newcomers alike.

At our firm we are aware that successful registration and exploitation of IP rights requires a deep understanding of the region’s legislation and conditions in order to maximize the value of your IP assets. With in-depth knowledge of every nuance of the region’s laws as well as that of Macau’s market, we provide integrated IP solutions adapted to commercial realities. It is our local wealth of knowledge, experience and resources that make us a reliable choice for the filing of IP rights; being able to handle even the most complex of cases in a one-stop shop manner.

We are also constantly seeking to streamline and simplify procedures so as to provide timely, top quality, and competitively priced value-added work for companies and individuals that use our services. In accordance with our beliefs in integrity and transparency, we guarantee there will be no hidden costs in the extremely professional, and comprehensive legal services that we provide.

We are able to assist you in your IP matters in English, Mandarin, Cantonese and Portuguese. Additionally, we also have sufficient comprehension of French, Spanish and Italian. Moreover, we are members a number of international Trademark Association, (INTA), Asian Patent Attorneys Association (APAA).

RPmacau is a full-service IP firm able to provide assistance on the full spectrum of intellectual property matters, this includes managing IP portfolios, determining the scope of IP rights, advising on the registrability, acquisition and exploit value of IP assets as well as ensuring their protection.

We handle intellectual property matters both contentious and non-contentious, including availability searches, registration, licensing, anti-counterfeiting, enforcement, and litigation relating to intellectual property rights and unfair competition. We cover marks, patents, utility models, designs and models, topographies of semi-conductor products, appellations of origin and geographical indications, names and emblems of establishments, awards, domain names and copyright.

Our attorneys have received specialized training that enables them to efficiently and effectively counsel our clients and help devise their IP strategies. Our firm represents clients in transactions and, should the need ever arise, our firm litigates and mediates intellectual property disputes. We also serve as local counsel in intellectual property disputes.

With a sense of personal accountability and a desire to treat your business as our own, we strive to understand our clients, take the time to listen to their considerations and requests, in order to respond to and anticipate their needs in a tailored manner. We work diligently towards meeting your needs in order to build a trusting relationship based on responsiveness, transparency, dependability and value. One way in which we achieve this is through the firm’s goal for every client to have a full appreciation of the steps taken to a desired resolution.

We pride ourselves in our concern with the client’s satisfaction, using it as a measurement for our own success and taking it to be the reason why there has been a growing demand for our services. Indeed, it is due to our client’s satisfaction that RPmacau has maintained itself as a top filer at the forefront of Macau’s IP affairs.

In order to continue consistently delivering excellent services, our team is trained to work with a set of values in mind. These are:

  • Teamwork. Our firm works as a tightly-knit unit in order to devise the best solution for your IP matters;
  • Transparency. We believe in keeping you informed on every step taken so as to in turn be able to quickly adapt to your concerns and needs;
  • Integrity. Being fair and honest with our clients is the first step taken towards creating a meaningful and lasting relationship;
  • Determination. We fight for the client’s goals and endeavor to achieve the best results.