Trademarks & Designs

Our team represents and advises international and Swiss clients in all fields of trademark and design law. We provide strategic solutions for branding and the protection of product design in the analogue and especially the digital domain, and have a reputation as experienced litigators and arbitrators both in Switzerland and internationally.

Areas of expertise

  • National litigation and coordinating complex international litigation
  • Strategic advice with regard to global brand and design protection
  • Comprehensive management of global brand, design and domain portfolios
  • Advice on IP transactions
  • Representation of clients in all types of disputes concerning the use and enforcement of geographical indications
  • Negotiation and design of development, licensing, franchise and distribution agreements
  • Advice and support in all aspects of advertising, sporting events and sponsoring

Other relevant areas

Patents | Copyright & MediaGeographic indications of origin

“Renowned in the industry for its polished performances in precedent-setting IP disputes and its adroit portfolio management for world-famous brands”

World Trademark Review, 2024

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