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Hannes Snellman

KUNGSTRADGARDSGATAN 20, P.O. BOX 7801, SE-103 96 STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN
Tel:
Work +46 760 000 000
Fax:
Fax +46 8 679 85 11
Email:
Web:
www.hannessnellman.com
Helsinki, Stockholm
Hannes Snellman, Elisabeth Vestin, Stockholm, SWEDEN

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Elisabeth Vestin

Tel:
Work +46 760 000 009
Email:
Web:
www.hannessnellman.com/our-people/elisabeth-vestin
Hannes Snellman

Work Department

Intellectual Property, Technology

Position

Partner

Career

Elisabeth heads our Intellectual Property & Technology practice at the Stockholm office. Her fields of expertise include IT, outsourcing, telecoms, data protection, IP, marketing, consumer, e-commerce and distribution, sports, media, music and entertainment law, as well as general commercial law. Innovation, technology, know-how, data, e-commerce, trademarks and other intellectual property rights are often central to the businesses that Elisabeth advises.

Her practice includes drafting, interpreting, negotiating and disputing commercial agreements. She also advises on M&A in the IP & TMT field.

In addition, Elisabeth has worked with corporate sustainability, bribery, anti-corruption and compliance matters for over a decade. She regularly conducts presentations and training in these areas.

Because of her vast experience of working with franchise chains and other chain companies, Elisabeth has become a board member of the Swedish Franchise Association.

Languages

English, Swedish

Member

Data Protection Forum
Board Member, Swedish Franchise Association, 2015
Swedish Bar Association, 2009
Swedish Association for Copyright Law (SFU)
Swedish Competition & Market Law Association
Licensing Executives Society Scandinavia (LES Scandinavia)

Education

Partner, Hannes Snellman, Stockholm, Sweden, 2018-
Specialist Partner, Hannes Snellman, Stockholm, Sweden, 2016-2017
Associate and Senior Associate, Advokatfirman Lindahl, Stockholm, Sweden, 2006-2015
Junior Judge, District Court in Lund, Sweden, 2004-2005
LL.M. in Innovation, Technology and the Law, Edinburgh University, Scotland, 2003
Jur. Kand. (LL.M in Law), University of Lund, Sweden, 2002


Sweden

IT and telecoms

Within: IT and telecoms

Hannes Snellman has a growing technology practice, which is instructed by governmental public procurement entities and companies with an IT focus. Practice head Elisabeth Hoffnell Vestin combines IP knowledge with a wide range of IT experience; she is assisting Fortum Group with its digitalisation process. Other highlights included advising Green Cargo on its IT transformation program including the outsourcing of its IT services, applications and infrastructure to Advania. Counsel Caroline Sundberg joined the team from Advokatfirman Delphi in 2018.

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