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Roschier

KESKUSKATU 7A, 00100 HELSINKI, FINLAND
Tel:
Work +358 2 0506 6000
Fax:
Fax +358 2 0506 6100
Email:
Web:
www.roschier.com
Helsinki, Stockholm, Vaasa

Mikko Manner

Tel:
Work +358 20 506 6519
Email:
Roschier

Work Department

Partner Mikko Manner is Head of Roschier's Helsinki office. Mikko has extensive experience in both contentious and non-contentious IP and ICT work, with an emphasis on patent, copyright and trade secrets licensing both on a standalone basis and in connection with products and services. He also has considerable experience in IP disputes. Mikko has acted for clients representing a wide range of IP-intensive industries, such as software and services, media and entertainment and telecommunications. He also regularly advises clients on IP and technology issues in transactional and strategic contexts. In addition, Mikko has first and second chair trial experience of arbitration, mediation and litigation before the Helsinki District Court and the Helsinki Court of Appeals.


Finland

Intellectual property

Within: Leading individuals

Mikko Manner - Roschier

Within: Intellectual property

Rainer Hilli¬†heads¬†Roschier's 'proactive and involved practice', which recently represented Deutsche Telekom as claimant in a dispute against DNA pertaining to the infringement of a colour trade mark.¬†Niklas √Ėstman¬†is noted for his¬†'in-depth knowledge and skill' and recently represented CrossFit in a Market Court dispute relating to trademark infringements and cancellation.¬†Mikko Manner¬†is also recommended and specialises in patent, copyright, and trade secret matters.

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TMT

Within: Leading individuals

Mikko Manner - Roschier

Within: TMT

Key practitioners at Roschier include department head Arto Linnervuo, data protection specialist Johanna Lilja and Mikko Manner, who handles media-related matters. Notable mandates included assisting Discovery Networks with the application process for the renewal of its digital FTA broadcasting licenses, and advising Telia on the establishment of its data centre operations.

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Sweden

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Clients praise Roschier for its 'knowledgeable team and excellent negotiation skills'; the practice handles cross-border public and private M&A transactions, private equity mandates and industrial restructurings. Björn Winström, the 'highly skilled and extremely service-minded' Malin Leffler and Mikko Manner led the group's advice to PayPal on its $2.2bn acquisition of iZettle; Leffler also assisted Bonnier with its $1bn sale of Bonnier Broadcasting, including TV4, C More and Finnish MTV, to Telia. Other key practitioners include Pontus Enquist, Jens Bengtsson, Ola Åhman, and counsel Leo Lee.

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