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HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER

RENBRANDT TOWER, 31ST FLOOR, AMSTELPLEIN 1, 1096 HA AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS
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Work +31 20 592 4411
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Fax +31 20 463 7296
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www.hoyngrokhmonegier.com
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Netherlands

Industry focus: Media and entertainment
Industry focus: Media and entertainment - ranked: tier 2

HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER

The team at HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER 'is always committed to the success of the case and is extremely skilled in identifying the best strategy and the best defensive arguments'. For one client, 'there is no doubt that if you have problems in the Netherlands this firm is the right address'. This IP boutique has an established track record in the media/new media and entertainment areas, especially for disputes. Joris van Manen heads the team and 'great lawyer' Laura Fresco 'has an extraordinary ability in handling client relationships and is skilled in bringing the client to a final victory'. The group is handling a number of copyright cases for media companies and is representing the John Lennon Estate (Yoko Ono) against various abuses across the EU of John Lennon’s personality rights.

Leading individuals

Joris van Manen - HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER

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Industry focus: healthcare and life sciences
Industry focus: healthcare and life sciences - ranked: tier 2

HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER

HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER provides patent protection and regulatory advice for clients in the biotechnology and medical devices fields. Simon Dack and Carla Schoonderbeek are the leading partners in the group, together with IP litigator Bart van den Broek and Theo Blomme. The team acts for major pharmaceutical companies including Pfizer on the protection of its second medical use patent for its blockbuster drug Lyrica. The practice also counts Johnson & Johnson, Mundipharma, and Lundbeck among its clients. Willem Hoyng is also a senior advisor worthy of note.

Leading individuals

Carla Schoonderbeek - HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER

Simon Dack  - HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER

Willem Hoyng - HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER

Next Generation Partners

Theo Blomme - HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER

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Intellectual property: Patents
Intellectual property: Patents - ranked: tier 1

HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER

HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER is well known for its IP expertise, especially high-stakes pharma and biotech patent litigation. Bart van den Broek heads the practice and Simon Dack and  Geert Theuws are noted practitioners. Willem Hoyng has been acting for AstraZeneca on a number of matters including the long-running case against Resolution in respect of his client's blockbuster drug Crestor, a matter which was successfully concluded at the Supreme Court.

Leading individuals

Bart van den Broek - HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER

Simon Dack - HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER

Willem Hoyng - HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER

Next Generation Partners

Geert Theuws - HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER

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Intellectual property: trade marks, copyrights and design rights
Intellectual property: trade marks, copyrights and design rights - ranked: tier 1

HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER

HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER's IP team 'ranks amongst the best there is in the Netherlands'.  'The teamwork is outstanding and its in-depth knowledge at every level is exemplary. It has an innate ability to work on the most complex and obscure elements of IP law.' As well as its all-around IP excellence, the team also has a focus on new media issues. Clients include household name Philips, for which it undertakes a range of advisory and disputes work including a cross-border copyright claim with Lidl. Joris van Manen, Willem Hoyng, and Frank Eijsvogels head the practice. Laura Fresco is acting for Abbott in litigation against various Dutch companies regarding their trade in US-packaged counterfeit diabetes test strips.

Leading individuals

Joris van Manen - HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER

Next Generation Partners

Laura Fresco - HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER

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