Chambers Europe 2020
Intellectual Property – Sweden
What the team is known for
Outstanding litigation boutique with market-leading expertise across the IP spectrum. Particularly recommended for trade mark litigation, copyright matters and contentious patent mandates concerning infringement. Handles both transactional and non-transactional mandates for multinational clients in industries such as the medical, telecommunications and technology sectors. Notable experience assisting clients from the pharmaceutical sector.
Sources highlight a client-focused approach, twinned with a strong understanding of the practice area: "The team is very service-minded, communicative and tends to have a very good understanding of the technical aspects of our cases."
Anders Kylhammar advises on patent infringements and trade mark disputes. His work of late include mandates emanating from the automotive and consumer goods sectors.
Dag Sandart offers "excellent strategic advice and superb commercial awareness," say clients. One of the most prominent names for IP in Sweden, Sandart regularly assists on mandates regarding patent licensing and infringement.
Karin Cederlund focuses her practice on litigious IP mandates, particular concerning copyright infringement. Clients point to her "great commercial awareness" thanks to an "understanding of client needs."
Peter Sande is applauded for his market-leading intellectual property practice. "Sande is truly excellent," states one client, adding: "I would put him in the league of the best external counsels I have worked with." Primarily acting on patent infringement cases, his varied client list includes pharmaceutical, technology and automotive companies.