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Gorrissen Federspiel

SILKEBORGVEJ 2, 8000 AARHUS C, DENMARK
Tel:
Work +45 86 20 75 00
Fax:
Fax +45 86 20 75 99
Email:
Web:
www.gorrissenfederspiel.com
Aarhus, Copenhagen

Lasse A Søndergaard Christensen

Tel:
Work +45 86 20 75 00
Email:
Gorrissen Federspiel

Work Department

IP & Technology.

Position

Head of IP & Technology. Partner (Intellectual Property, Marketing and Franchising Law). Mainly assist large corporations with complex IP-issues, international matters and strategic advice.

Career

eg. where trained; year qualified; year made partner in present firm. Please summarise your professional career (ie posts, jobs, appointments, committee memberships held) Current directorships. 2006 - Member of the Board of Gorrissen Federspiel 2006 - The Danish Institute of Arbitration, arbitrator 2001 - Partner with Gorrissen Federspiel, Head of IP & Technology department 1992 - Assistant professor in competition law, intellectual property law and marketing law, University of Aarhus 1991 – 2001 Attorney-At-Law and partner with Bøgh Andersen & Henriksen (now LETT), Aarhus 1992 – 1997 External lecturer in Danish and International business law, Aarhus School of Business 1992 – 1997 External lecturer in law of obligations, University of Aarhus 1991- Assistant district judge, Danish Ministry of Justice.

Languages

English.

Member

INTA, LES, AIPLA

Education

2013 right of audience before the Danish Supreme Court, 1996 Admitted to the Danish High Court, 1995 LL.M in Trade Regulation, New York University School of Law 1994, Attorney-At-Law 1991, Cand.Jur., University of Aarhus.


Denmark

Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

Recognised for its ‘focussed and strategic adviceGorrissen Federspiel acts for an impressive roster of clients, including Nestlé, Google and Volvo. Recent mandates included the team representing Rains in injunction proceedings against Inditex and acting on behalf of Chemgene in a litigation against Nuevolution regarding the ownership of a patent portfolio. ‘Highly intelligent and knowledgableLasse Søndergaard Christensen heads the group that includes ‘excellent’ life sciences specialist Jacob Ørndrup. Janne Glæsel has left the firm.

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Media and entertainment

Within: Media and entertainment

Jointly led by Erik Kjær-Hansen, Martin André Dittmer and Lasse Søndergaard Christensen, Gorrissen Federspiel handles the whole range of media and entertainment law. Recent mandates included the team representing JP/Politikens Hus in a dispute related to the publication of a book on the Danish intelligence agency. Notable clients include Warner Brothers, TV2 and Dagbladet Børsen.

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Telecoms

Within: Telecoms

Gorrissen Federspiel’s team stands out for its transactional capabilities, while also covering regulatory issues, competition law and personal data protection. The group, led by Martin André Dittmer, acts for a broad client roster, including Telia Sonera, Huawei and Telenor. Other names to note are Erik Kjær-Hansen, Lasse Søndergaard Christensen and Jakob Skaadstrup Andersen.

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