Copyright & related rights
Trade mark litigation
Trade mark prosecution
Benoit specialises in copyright, trademarks and designs, and information technology (including database protection). He has broad experience handling IP issues in the digital environment and regularly helps clients such as copyright owners, film, music and games producers, well-known artists and trademark owners defend their rights in infringement cases, both before the courts and in arbitration. Benoit is also skilled in technology transfer and biotechnology and advises clients on negotiating and drafting licence and transfer agreements.
Benoit is a deputy judge on the Brussels Court of Appeal and a CEPINA arbitrator for domain-name disputes. Benoit is a professor at the Law faculty of the Université de Namur. He is member of the Belgian Intellectual Property Council and President of the Belgian Chapter of ALAI.
Last updated 9th January 2020