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Urban Lind is a European Patent Attorney and a Partner at Awapatent’s Gothenburg office and has been working with the firm since 1995. He drafts and prosecutes patent applications worldwide, and advises clients with regard to patent strategy issues and evaluations of patent rights, including freedom-to-operate analyses, infringement analyses, validity issues and risk analyses. Mr. Lind’s practice covers a wide variety of technical fields, but specialist areas are in particular electrical and computer science and medical technology, in fields such as telecommunications, antenna technology, industrial trucks, surgical appliances and catheters.
Mr. Lind also has extensive experience of opposition and appeal proceedings both before the European Patent Office and the Swedish Patent Office. He has served as a technical expert in several patent lawsuits in Sweden, primarily related to infringement and invalidity matters, and has also been assisting local counsel in lawsuits in several other countries. Further, Mr. Lind has been responsible for major due diligence projects.
Mr. Lind chairs Awapatent’s specialist group for US patent law and has given numerous lectures on European patent practice around the world, and in particular in the United States, Sweden and Denmark. Mr. Lind is also a frequent author of articles related to European patent practice and other related subjects. Mr. Lind holds master’s degrees both in Engineering Physics and in Business Administration. He is member of SIPF (The association of IP Professionals in Sweden Industry), EPI (Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office), IPS (Swedish IP Attorneys Association) and AIPPI (International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property).
Last Updated 2nd June 2016