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MAQS Advokatbyrå

ÖSTRA HAMNGATAN 24, PO BOX 119 18, 404 39 GOTHENBURG, SWEDEN
Tel:
Work +46 31 10 20 30
Fax:
Fax +46 31 10 20 40
Email:
Web:
www.maqs.com
Gothenburg, Malmo, Stockholm

Christina Berggren

Tel:
Work +46 31 10 20 47
Email:
MAQS Advokatbyrå

Work Department

IP & Media

Position

Intellectual property law Media law Marketing law IT law

Career

2003- MAQS Advokatbyrå, 2001-2002 Ernst & Young, 1994-2001 Awapatent (including member of the Board of Directors), 1993-1994 Skåne and Blekinge Appeal Court, 1991-1993 Helsingborg District Court 

Christina Berggren has extensive experience in the fields of intellectual property, media, marketing and IT law. After spending three years working in court, she entered the consulting world in 1994 and has since then worked in a patent firm, an accounting firm, and after 2003, at MAQS Law Firm. Christina helps companies and government agencies in their task to protect, commercialise, and enforce intellectual property rights such as trademarks, domain names, patents, designs and copyrights, and she assists companies with the regulatory issues relevant to their activities. In addition, she is active in the field of media law, in which she mainly assists print, digital and social-based outfits with issues related to, among others, copyrights, freedom of expression, ethics, data security, privacy, and special legislations such as the so-called ‘BBS law’, the Swedish law on responsibility for electronic bulletin boards.

Christina works closely with companies within the media sector, major domestic and international companies, including famous brands in fashion, cosmetics, retail, automotive, life sciences and technology. She also represents clients within the public sector where she specially helps these actors with protecting its intellectual property rights and with intellectual property rights in contractual situations.

Languages

Swedish and English

Member

2005- The Swedish Bar Association, Board member of the Intellectual Property Society in Western Sweden, Member of AIPPI´s Executive Committee for Sweden International Trademark Association, The Swedish Association for the Protection of Intellectual property

Education

1997 Stockholm University (Higher education in intellectual property rights), 1991 Lund University (LL.M.)


Sweden

Intellectual property and media

Within: Intellectual property and media

MAQS Advokatbyrå acts for Swedish mid-sized companies and large international corporates from sectors such as fashion, technology, media and retail. Christina Berggren, who co-heads the practice with David Berggren and Monique Wadsted, is representing The Coca-Cola Company in a case where a competitor objected to the client’s Älska Mer trade mark. The team’s other ongoing work includes advice on trade marks and design rights portfolio management, patent commercialisation and litigation, and copyright protection and infringements.

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