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Gold - Firms: prosecution
“Berggren is a highly respected prosecution firm in Finland and throughout Europe. Unafraid of embracing technology and venturing into new fields, the team utilises information technology resources for a smoother filing process.” New to the guide this year, the outfit’s head of patents “Mika Laajalahti draws on his vast background in physics to assist clients”. The business-oriented Laajalahti diligently counsels patrons from applied to medical physics throughout the patenting process. Vice president of customer success Sakari Värilä has a brilliant grasp on the commercial needs of both start-ups and large multinational corporations. The customer-oriented practitioner utilises his huge experience to adapt his strategies according to patrons’ business models, helping them in capitalising on their innovations effectively. Also on deck, Pirta Tiiro is “well versed in biotechnology-related assignments”, bringing to the table profound knowledge of, and experience relating to, the food and pharmaceutical industries. With a comprehensive novelty search and analysis offering, clients are in safe hands with Tiiro.