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Linklaters LLP

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ONE SILK STREET, LONDON, EC2Y 8HQ, ENGLAND
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Work 020 7456 2000
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Fax 020 7456 2222
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10 LONDON CITY EC3
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Ian Karet

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Work 020 7456 5800
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Linklaters LLP

Work Department

Intellectual property; TMT.

Position

Ian specializes in intellectual property and technology and covers commercial work and disputes. He is a qualified arbitrator and mediator. Significant cases include Merck v Merck, ICC royalty arbitration, Aerotel v Telco, Actavis v Merck, 32Red v William Hill and Tate & Lyle v Roquette. He is a solicitor advocate and a qualified arbitrator and mediator.

Career

Articled clerk Linklaters, London 1987-89; assistant solicitor London 1990-97; partner London 1997. Ian is on the editorial boards of ‘European Intellectual Property Review’ and ‘Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Practice’. Member of the Civil Justice Council and Trustee of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Member

Member of Honour of AIPPI; vice-president AIPPI UK.

Education

Oxford University (MA Chemistry)


London: TMT (technology, media and telecoms)

Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

Linklaters LLP has a breadth of experience across contentious and non-contentious matters encompassing a range of sectors including the healthcare, telecoms and technology, consumer goods, financial and insurance, and industrials arenas. Practice head Ian Karet, who attracts praise for his 'unique intellectual focus', has expertise spanning patent and trade mark disputes and commercial transactions, while Nemone Franks focuses on transactional and advisory work. Recently promoted counsel Natalie Ellerby is a name to note for trade mark disputes and licensing issues. Nigel Jones retired.

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