Patent Attorney Dr. Artis Kromanis has more than 14 years’ extensive work experience in patent prosecution matters. He is responsible for preparing and filing patent applications, drafting patent claims and descriptions, translations of patent specifications, executing searches on novelty and inventive step of inventions, validating patents according to Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), validating of granted European patent to European patent convention (EPC) member states, representing national and international companies in Latvian Patent Office (LPO) and World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO), freedom-to-operate analysis and licensing of the patents. Dr. Artis Kromanis also performs evaluation of various IP objects.
• Consulted a Latvian civil engineering company in technology licencing to foreign companies;
• Advised a well-known Latvian mechanical engineering company in patent portfolio strategy;
• Represented one of the biggest Latvian company before the European patent office in opposition proceedings;
• Involved in auditing Latvian technological transfer centres in order to provide a feedback to the European institution of their progress
Since 2003 – Petersona Patents.
Since 2012 – Riga Technical University, docent
Since 2017 – European Patent Attorney
Since 2008 – Latvian Patent Attorney
2011 – Riga Technical University, PhD in Mechanical Engineering.
Latvian, Russian, English.
Latvian Professional Patent Attorney Association (LPPA).
Speaker in AIPPI conference in Vilnius in 2013 „Patent citation networks in cloud computing“.
Speaker in EPO seminar in Vilnius in 2017 “How to understand and draft search reports and written opinions”.
Participated in various seminars like FICPI Eurosead patent drafting training course; CEIPI EQE seminars and Delta Patent EQE seminars.