Established : 1953
Number of Partners: 8
Number of IP Practitioners: 11
Languages: Swedish, English, German
Sandart & Partners is a business law firm with expertise in litigation, dispute resolution and contracts. Many of the firm’s clients are companies in industries where intellectual property and knowledge are at focus. The firm also provides advice and represents clients in marketing law matters and regulatory matters.
Sandart & Partners works in all fields of intellectual property: patents, copyright, designs, trade marks and company names and has extensive experience in representing clients in intellectual property right related litigations. We also have extensive experience of dealing with contracts regarding intellectual property. Therefore, the firm is constantly ranked among Sweden’s leading law firms within this discipline. The firm’s successful recruitment strategy and its lawyers’ active role in intellectual property associations and legislative committees and the academy ensure that the firm will maintain this position also in the future. Clients within intellectual property matters are large and medium-sized companies, inter alia in the fields of medicine, biotechnology, telecommunications and other high-end technology. Further, the firm represents rightsholders when it comes to music, art, and literature.
Litigation & Dispute Resolution:
Sandart & Partners represent clients in courts of law, arbitration and alternative dispute resolution procedures such as mediation. We hold extensive experience in handling complex commercial disputes on a national and international scale. We are one of the few law firms in Sweden that regularly handles disputes throughout the entire intellectual property field. We also represent clients in other business disputes, such as contractual and claims disputes. Many of our lawyers have previously served as law clerks and held other positions in Swedish courts.
Sandart & Partners has long experience in advising clients in their planning of all kinds of market activities. Our lawyers have extensive experience of marketing issues from their work with clients, in courts and with legislation, and are therefore able to adopt a wide perspective, including our clients’ business interests, when providing their advice. The firm is frequently involved in marketing law litigations.
Transactions & Contracts:
Sandart & Partners provides its clients with assistance in executing business transactions, mainly by drafting, reviewing and negotiating agreements. Sandart & Partners is specialised in commercial contracts and transactions involving technology transfer and intellectual property rights, such as licensing, software development, engineering and advertisement assignments.
Sandart & Partners advises clients on regulated products and services such as pharmaceuticals and food stuff. In these contexts, the firm also represents clients before authorities and courts. The issues may concern marketing authorisations and permits, market access, parallel imports and product regulations. The firm’s lawyers have solid experience in providing other regulatory advice, including privacy and protection of personal data.
Sandart & Partners possesses expertise in competition law issues relating to intellectual property rights. Our lawyers assist in competition law analysis of contracts and business strategies. We also represent clients in disputes concerning claims of abuse of dominant position and anti-competitive agreements.
Last updated 7th April 2020
Practice Areas: Copyright, Designs, Life sciences, Patent contentious, Patent litigation, Trade mark contentious, Trade mark litigation
Sector Expertise: Advertising, Automotive, Chemistry, Computer technology & services, Electrical, Electronics, Fashion & luxury goods, Financial services, Internet, Life sciences, Mechanical, Media, Pharmaceutical, Retail, Telecommunication, Food & beverage, Medical device, Music
Network Memberships: AIPPI, ALAI, INTA, LES, IAEL, ECTA, EPLAW
Sandart & Partners sponsors the Kalingalinga Foundation, that provides funding of children’s school fees, school books and school uniforms in Zambia.
Sandart & Partners supports NU in Sweden. NU promotes diversity, to reduce social exclusion, and instead build the groundwork for people to participate in society in a wider sense.
Further, Sandart & Partners supports Situation Stockholm, to help homeless people in Stockholm.
In addition, Sandart & Partners sponsors other non-governmental organisations and charities.