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Ellex

JOGAILOS 9, 01116 VILNIUS, LITHUANIA
Tel:
Work +370 5 268 1888
Fax:
Fax +370 5 212 5591
Email:
Web:
www.ellex.lt
Riga, Tallinn, Vilnius

Dr Vytautas Mizaras

Tel:
Work +370 52666682
Email:
Ellex

Work Department

Industry & Regulatory Practice Group.

Position

Partner at Ellex Lithuania (previously LAWIN Vilnius). Practice areas: IP & IT; Compliance; EU & Competition.

Career

2014 to date - Partner, Ellex Lithuania (previously LAWIN Vilnius); 2010-2014 - Partner, Professional Law Partnership Baltic Legal Solutions Lithuania; 2003 to date - Head of the Private Law Department, Vilnius University, Faculty of Law; 2002-2010 - Advocate, Professional Law Partnership Baltic Legal Solutions Lithuania; 1999-2001 - Advisor to the Minister of Justice on civil law and law of civil procedure, Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Lithuania; 1997 to date - Professor, Vilnius University, Faculty of Law.

Languages

Lithuanian, English, German, Russian.

Member

2014 to date - European Law Institute Working Group on EU Copyright Law, Member; 2013 to date - Workgroup European Project on Collective Redress, The British Institute of International and Comparative Law, London, UK, Member; 2010 to date - Notary Certification Examination Commission Member; 2007 to date - Council of Copyright and Related Rights of Lithuania, Member.

Education

2010 - The Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition, Germany, Scientific Secondment; 2009 - Vilnius University, Lithuania, Postdoctoral qualification (Habilitation); 2006-2008 - The Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition, Germany, Scientific Secondment; 2002 - Vilnius University, Lithuania, Doctor degree; 2001 - The Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition, Germany, Scientific Secondment; 1998 - Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Germany, Master of Laws (LL.M.); 1997 - Vilnius University, Lithuania, Master of Laws (LL.M.).


Lithuania

Intellectual property

Within: Leading individuals

Vytautas Mizaras - Ellex

Within: Intellectual property

As a key name in the market for IP litigation, Ellex‚Äôs recent work includes representing basketball club Kauno Zalgiris in a trade mark dispute against football club Vilniaus Zalgiris relating to the use of the name ‚ÄėZalgiris‚Äô; acting for Akzo Nobel in two cross-border trade mark disputes; and defending Telia Lietuva in a blocking injunction. Vytautas Mizaras heads the group, which also includes Jaunius Gumbis and senior associate Mantas Rimkevińćius.

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Within: TMT

Ellex is most often instructed by major international media, software and telecoms companies in connection with corporate transactions, cyber-security and data sharing issues. The team also has experience of car connectivity programmes and took on a number of junior lawyers with data protection expertise in 2017. Jaunius Gumbis, Tomas Kamblevińćius and Vytautas Mizaras are the names to note.

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