Alexandra Fottner (admitted as German Attorney-at-Law since 1996) studied Law at the University of Passau, Germany and at the University Sorbonne Nouvelle in Paris, France.
She has extensive knowledge and experience in clearing, establishing and protecting worldwide trademarks and has represented clients in many trademark infringement litigations before the German Courts and the European General Court in Luxembourg (among them Federal Court of Justice, Judgement of November 24, 2005 – I ZR 28/05 – GALILEO; General Court, Judgement of June 16, 2008 –T-112/06 IKEA ./. idea; T-13/10 – atarax/ARANTAX). Furthermore, she is well experienced in the field of domain name infringement matters as well as in alternative dispute resolution matters for well-known trademarks (e.g. WIPO UDRP proceedings). In addition, she handles trademark matters regarding successful registration of trademarks and opposition proceedings at the EUIPO, the German Patent and Trademark Office and the German Federal Patent Court.
Alexandra has been mentioned, inter alia, in the German lawyer’s directory of „kanzleimonitor.de 2017/2018“ as well as in the 2018/2019 edition as a recommended IP lawyer the results of which are based on a survey among Corporate Lawyers’ recommendations.
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