Mr Bas Pinckaers > Van Doorne > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

Van Doorne
JACHTHAVENWEG 121
1081 KM AMSTERDAM
PO BOX 75265, 1070 AG AMSTERDAM
Netherlands
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Work Department

Intellectual Property & Media

Position

Bas heads Van Doorne’s Patents and Trade Secrets practice

His technological focus is on mechanical and electronic engineering. He advises on European patent and licensing strategy, coordinating and conducting national and European patent litigation and the most complex trade mark cases. Bas is experienced in setting up and implementing border measure programs. He has successfully represented global companies before the Courts of The Hague. He is familiar with patents covering industry standards and the interface with EU antitrust law.

Career

He holds an LL.M degree from the University of California (Berkeley) and a doctorate degree from the University of Amsterdam. He is an active member of (among others) the Dutch group of AIPPI, EPLAW, Union and INTA. He is a honorary teacher at the Centre for Intellectual Property Law (CIER) of Utrecht University, has published numerous articles, and regularly lectures on matters in all fields of IP, including topics as the Unitary Patent and the Unified Patent Court.

Languages

Dutch, English, German, French

Lawyer Rankings

Netherlands > Intellectual property: trade marks, copyrights and design rights

The ‘skillful and practical’ Kriek Wille, who heads the Van Doorne practice oversees the media and technology practice in addition to IP. As well as traditional IP protection she focuses on online business and media and the creative/innovative sectors. Her team’s clients range from The Walt Disney Company, Laboratoires La Prairie, and LG Electronics to Hunkemöller, Skechers, and Nomad Foods. The team, including Chris In ’t Veld and Dominique Geerts, undertake the full range of both contentious and transactional work, while Bas Pinckaers is noted for his range of expertise in patents, trade secrets, trade marks, and designs.