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Intellectual Property in North America

With more than 85 Intellectual Property professionals in North America, Baker & McKenzie provides premium legal counsel in the areas of patent and trademark prosecution, global portfolio management, transactions, litigation, anti-counterfeiting enforcement, unfair competition and copyrights.

Working with our more than 300 IP lawyers around the world, the North America Intellectual Property Group delivers consistently high quality service to clients across the globe. With an international mindset and local knowledge, our IP lawyers seamlessly represent clients both locally and internationally.

Our IP lawyers have won numerous awards for their work, making Baker & McKenzie a law firm of choice for IP matters.

In Germany, in case of non-compliance with labeling or registration requirements possible authority action is neither the only nor the largest threat for a company placing products on the market. The sharp sword to protect against is rather injuctive relief sought by a competitor. We have seen in recent practice that companies increasingly use this possibility to try to stop their competitors from selling products on the German market.
Firm lawyers James Whymark and Joanna de Fonseka take a detailed look at the options available to brand owners to tackle the often challenging issue of look-alike products. In an article previously published by PLC Magazine (April 2014), this article focuses on strategies to be employed in the UK and further afield.
The Australian Government is proposing significant amendments to the Copyright Act 1968, intended to target online piracy.
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