Richard Wessman

Vinge - Sweden

Partner

Smålandsgatan 20
Stockholm
111 87

+46106143022

Trade mark star 2022

Swedish
English


Jurisdictions:

Sweden

Practice areas:

Trade mark litigation
Trade mark strategy & counseling
Unfair competition

Industry sectors:

Advertising
Electrical
Fashion & luxury goods
Financial services
Food & beverage


Jur Dr. Richard Wessman is attorney-at-law, partner, and Head of IP at the law firm advokatfirman Vinge. Wessman defended his dissertation on trademark law in 2002 at Stockholm University. He has written several articles and books about intellectual property, among others Norstedts commentary (Gula serien) on the Trademark Act and the textbook Intellectual Property Law Structure.Wessman works primarily with agreements and disputes relating to trademarks, company names, design, copyright, marketing and advertising. He has represented clients in a large number of such cases in district courts and courts of appeal, including the Patent and Market Courts, as well as in the High Court and the European Court of Justice. Wessman also teaches, in addition to his work as a lawyer, at the universities of Stockholm and Uppsala.

Year Joined Firm: 2013

Education/Alumni:

  • Stockholm University, JD, 2002
  • Stockholm University, LL.M., 1995

Network Memberships:

  • SFIR
  • INTA
  • AIPPI

 

Last updated 19th of April 2021