is a co-founder of the firm and a senior partner. Eran’s main field of expertise is litigation concerning intellectual property rights (patents, patent term extensions, plant breeders’ rights, copyright, trade secrets, trade marks and designs), unjust enrichment and competition law, as well as complex litigations, particularly those involving issues of technology and management of multi-jurisdictional IP matters. He has vast experience of appearing before Israeli courts at all levels, and before the Patents, Designs, and Trademarks Registrar. Eran is often involved in the legislative process in the Israeli Parliament (Knesset), and has been involved in all amendments to the Patents Act in the last two decades. He serves as a consultant on intellectual property matters to the Accountant General's Division of the Ministry of Finance, and also represents the government regarding disputes surrounding inventions made by state employees (service inventions).