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Grenoble Office

Established in Isère since 2013, Germain Maureau is one of the leading Industrial Property Consulting Firms in France and Europe and provides you with local service with its local team based in Grenoble. Do not hesitate to contact:

Grenoble, Ville, La France, Sports D'Hiver, Alpes

5 Place Robert Schuman, 38000 Grenoble - 04 56 24 03 94



Our expertises

Germain Maureau supports its clients from the start of their projects. Our firm guarantees a global approach to intellectual property encompassing legal, scientific and administrative skills.


A patent is the main tool for protecting your technological inventions. It enables your investment in R&D to be cost-effective, through the grant of a 20-year operating monopoly.


La marque est le signe de ralliement de votre clientèle. L’efficacité d’une stratégie dynamique de gestion de vos marques repose sur une approche globale.

Design patents

A design relates to appearance – a product’s shape, contours, decorative and ornamental patterns, icons and graphical interfaces.

NTICs and Domain names

From a technical origin, the domain name is now the digital counterpart of your trademark: it allows you to be identified and authenticated by the public on the Internet.


Germain Maureau collaborates with the main players in innovation in Isère.

Grenoble News

Find the news about intellectual property of our Grenoble Office.

Germain Maureau at the tech&fest festival in Grenoble

Alban Dumont, Partner at Germain Maureau, will attend the tech&fest event, which will take place on 1st and 2nd February 2024 in Alpexpo, in Grenoble.

This event is one of the most important in France in the field of technology and innovation.

Over these two days, 10,000 participants, including executives, professionals, elected representatives, researchers and investors, as well as 500 start-ups, will come together to discuss the latest technological developments.

Please do not hesitate to contact us to make an appointment:

Germain Maureau attend the the Innotrophées ceremony

Last Thursday, the 14th edition of the Innotrophées ceremony took place, organized by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Grenoble and its Ecobiz network.

The 2023 edition of the INNOTROPHÉES awarded 3 winners, all based in Isère:

  • Start-up Category: TWINSIGHT, a software solution to generate orthopedic digital twins, represented by Mathieu Rimaud.
  • Industry and Services category: ACS STEEL, that developed its STEEL HY solution, an industrial tool dedicated to green energies, represented by Sophie Catuogno.
  • Social and Societal Impact Category: ASSOCIATION SAINTE AGNES, that developed a reciprocal inclusion space, located in Saint-Egrève, represented by Olivier Marze.

GERMAIN MAUREAU will give a pre-diagnosis to ACS STEEL on their industrial property needs, as well as recommendations regarding strategy and management.

This evening was also an opportunity to award a first “Coup de Coeur” prize to ESCADRONE, that supports companies active in the construction, rescue and security, industry, and research sectors for the integration of autonomous robotics, with a 360° presence in aerial, terrestrial, maritime, and underwater sectors.

A second special prize from the Grenoble-Alpes Métropole was awarded to ELEFAN for its growing participatory supermarket solution, which requires larger and more suitable premises.

Congratulations to the 2023 winners!

Congratulations to the other 2023 winners! RENAISSANCE FUSION represented by  Simon Belka, REACT THERAPEUTICS represented by Lise Clément-Demange, HAWAI.TECH represented by Raphaël Frisch, ALTRALTECH represented by  Mickaël Sagnes, and LE RELAIS OZANAM represented by Jules Izac.

Germain Maureau attend the ceremony of the Rotary Trophies

Last Thursday the award ceremony of the Rotary Trophies for business start-ups took place in Isère!

Alban Dumont, Partner and Manager of the Grenoble Office at Germain Maureau, attended this award ceremony. Alban was also a member of the jury during the week prior to the ceremony.

This 20th edition of the Rotary Trophies has rewarded three winners:

  • 1st prize: Apphop supported by Sébastien Rodillon for its solution to fight against drug waste in hospitals,
  • 2nd prize: Chronics Technologies founded by Nicolas Péaud and Matthieu Muschinowski for its modular Magnus-effect wings dedicated to drones,
  • 3rd prize and public prize: AIS BIOTECH supported by Aurélie JUHEM for biomedicines against infections.

The evening was also the occasion to award the “Coup de Coeur” prize for The Mak Desing of Djamel Makhlouf, which turns industrial waste into furniture.

Germain Maureau will provide an endowment to the winners, corresponding to an initial, in-depth and free support.

Over 200 people attended this event, which rewarded innovative projects supported by young Isère companies.

Congratulations to the 2023 winners!

Germain Maureau partner of the 14th edition of the Innotrophées

Like every year, Germain Maureau is a partner of the Innotrophées organised by the Grenoble Chamber of Commerce and Industry and its Grenoble Ecobiz network.

The goal of this competition is to detect, promote and support innovative projects.

Alban Dumont, Partner and Manager of the Grenoble Office of Germain Maureau, will be a member of the jury and will participate in the award ceremony on 12 June 2023.

Three awards will be granted during this evening:

  • Start Up
  • Industry and services
  • Social and societal economy

Seize a unique opportunity to gain visibility and receive funding.

Applications are open until 5 May 2023, click here to try your luck.

Germain Maureau member of Trophée Rotary

For the first time, Germain Maureau is a member of Trophée Rotary rewarding business creation in Isère.

On this occasion, Alban Dumont, Partner and Manager of the Grenoble Office at Germain Maureau, will be a member of the jury and will participate in the award ceremony on12 June 2023.

You have an entrepreneurial spirit. You want to promote your business creation or the takeover of a business, submit your application on the Rotary38 website.

A total of €15,000 in prize money will be distributed among the winners of this 2023 edition.

Germain Maureau, partner and member of the selection committee of INNOTROPHÉES 2022

On 21 June 2022, the INNOTROPHEES award evening organized by the CCI of Isère took place at the World Trade Center Congress Center in Grenoble.

Germain Maureau is a long-time partner of this important event in the Isère area and Alban Dumont, Partner of the Firm and manager of the Grenoble office, was present as a member of the selection jury.

This 13th edition of the INNOTROPHEES rewarded 3 winners, all located in Isère, divided into 3 different categories as follows:

Start-up category


Industry and Services category:

  • Winner: AIRSTAR

Social and Societal Impact Category:

  • Winner: S!cklo

This evening was also an opportunity to award two “Jury’s Favourite” prizes to PELICAN HEALTH and MYSMARTMOVE for the quality of their applications and as it was difficult to decide between the two nominees.

Germain Maureau will be at the Minalogic Business Meetings 2022

On 31 May 2022, Minalogic, the Global Innovation Cluster for Digital Technologies in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, holds the 8th edition of the Minalogic Business Meetings at the Stade des Alpes in Grenoble (see also online event).

Alban Dumont, Partner at Cabinet Germain Maureau, will meet on this occasion the various national and regional players in fields such as micro/nano/electronics, artificial intelligence, software…

Germain Maureau’s Workshop in Grenoble: “Trademark infringement on the Internet: what can I do?”

The Internet has become essential for all businesses, whether it is to promote their trademarks or to sell their products or services. However, the Web is also a hub for many malicious practices, which can damage your trademark and your reputation.

In this regard, Germain Maureau will lead a workshop during the event, Ecobiz Entrepreneurship and Innovation Club held on Thursday 31 March 2022 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., on the subject “Infringement of my trademark on the Internet: what can I do? “