Wed, 03/11/2015 (All day)
Hoyng Monegier received two awards last night during the 10th anniversary edition of Managing Intellectual Property’s Global Awards ceremony at The Intercontinental Hotel in London:
- Europe - Trademarks - IP Firm of the Year Award for 2015
- Belgium – Contentious - IP Firm of the Year' Award for 2015
The prizes were accepted by Laura Alonso, Joris van Manen, Carina Gommers and Steven Cattoor
The Global Awards recognize leading firms from over 40 jurisdictions worldwide and highlight firms, individuals and companies driving the IP market at an international level.
As in previous years, awards were presented to the firms behind the most innovative and challenging IP work of the past year.
HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER represents the J.R. Simplot Company in a cross-border Community design dispute against McCain Foods, relating to the shape of Simplot’s proprietary twisted French fry potato product. Simplot argued McCain’s “Rustic Twist” french fry infringed their Community design.
On Thursday 7 March, Managing IP hosted its annual EMEA IP awards ceremony, honoring the best IP achievements by in-house counsel and law firms in 2018.
The Spanish Trademark Law Reform entered into force on January 14th.
HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER promotes Johan Elkenbracht to the partnership. Johan Elkenbracht is a European and Dutch patent attorney.
A new edition of the Mobile World Congress (MWC), the world’s most important event in the mobile communications industry, will be held in Barcelona from 26th to 28th of February, 2019. The Commercial Courts of Barcelona have issued for the fifth consecutive year the Intellectual Property Fast Action Protocol in the framework of the Mobile World Congress.