Representative Legal Matters
- Assisting an FMCG multinational in trademark infringement disputes and opposition proceedings.
- Advising a global pharmaceutical company on IP restructuring matters.
- Assisting a market-leading agricultural company in a patent infringement dispute.
- Advising a well-known consumer goods brand on trademark issues and strategy, as well as commercial contracts/IP licensing.
- Assisting a large commercial sports company in distribution and contracting matters.
- Advising a global F&B company on marketing, advertising law and labelling regulations in connection with a new product launch.
- Assisting a large industrial products manufacturer on trademark and copyright infringement issues and anti-counterfeiting.
- Advising a global online/social media company on notice and takedown regarding third-party copyright infringement and misleading publications.
- "Up and Coming," Chambers Global, 2014
- "Up and Coming," Chambers Europe, 2014
- Netherlands: IP, Legal 500, 2014
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Dutch Bar Association (NOvA)
- International Trademark Association (INTA)
- Benelux Association of Trademark and Design Law (BMM)
- Amsterdam~Netherlands (2002)
- University of Utrecht (LL.M.) (2001)
Contributor, "Community Trademark Regulation: A Commentary," Beck/Hart
Contributor, " Community Design Regulation: A Commentary," Beck/Hart
Author, Netherlands chapter of “Sports Image Rights in Europe,” T.M.C. Asser Institute
Author, article on quality marks on "Collective Trademarks," BMM Bulletin, April 2009