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PHILIP HEYMANS ALLÉ 7, 2900 HELLERUP, COPENHAGEN, DENMARK
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Work +45 33 34 40 00
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Web:
www.horten.dk
Horten, Anders Valentin, Copenhagen, DENMARK

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Anders Valentin

Tel:
Work +45 3334 4284
Email:
Web:
en.horten.dk/People/Anders-Valentin
Horten

Work Department

Intellectual property rights (IPR).

Position

Anders Valentin is Head of Horten's Life Science and Healthcare sector. He advises Danish and international enterprises within all areas of intellectual property law and Life Science & Healthcare focusing on law enforcement and agreements. Anders has specialist expertise in patent law and cases concerning product imitation, including injunction and preservation of evidence as well as coordination of international litigation.
Anders is a lecturer of Intellectual Property Law at the University of Copenhagen and co-founder and head of the Nordic intellectual property law moot trials as well as part-time lecturer at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts - The School of Design in the subject Design Law. He has written several articles and provided input to international works of reference concerning IPR. Anders also contributes regularly for Denmark at the  Kluwer Patent Blog.

Career

Right of audience before the Supreme Court, 2012; Partner, Horten, 2006; Right of audience before the High Court, 2000

Languages

Scandinavian languages, English and French.

Member

Chairman of the board, Million A/S; Member of the Board of Directors, Danish Life Science Law Association; Member of the Board of Directors, Ole Haslunds Kunstnerfond; Member of the Board of Directors, HOPE Fonden; International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI); European Patents Lawyers' Association (EPLAW); Licensing Executives Society (LES); International Trademark Association (INTA)

Education

Master of Laws, the University of Copenhagen, 1997; BA History & Politics, Royal Holloway College, London.


Denmark

Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

Horten has 'all-round expertise and experience in all aspects of IP issues' and acts for a client roster, which includes Facebook, Haribo and Bet365. IP litigators Anders Valentin and Jens Jakob Bugge jointly lead the practice; Valentin defended Sandoz against a trade mark interlocutory injunction action brought by GlaxoSmithKline relating to its new inhaler, and Bugge represented Hästens Sengar in an infringement claim brought by Nordicform relating to a blue checks pattern. Copyright infringement expert Asger Heine Jensen is particularly skilled in issues surrounding the rights of game developers, Nina Henningsen focuses on copyright law, and Christian Kragelund is an expert in trade mark and domain name issues.

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