Claus Marcussen

Partner, European Trademark and Design Attorney

Claus Marcussen is a European Trademark & Design Attorney and a Danish Trademark Attorney. He has over twenty years of experience with Danish and EU Trademarks, Madrid Protocol Registrations and international trademark applications.

Contact information:

Visiting address:

Strandgade 56
1401 København K, Danmark

Extended profile

Claus Marcussen is a European Trademark & Design Attorney and a Danish Trademark Attorney. He has over twenty years of experience with Danish and EU Trademarks, Madrid Protocol Registrations and international trademark applications.

Claus advises a wide range of clients from various industries on trademark strategy, including negotiations and contracts, pre-searching, conflicts and assignment. He also handles cases relating to product counterfeiting and trademark piracy.

Claus travels to China and Hong Kong extensively to strengthen relations in the region for the AWA Group and has also chaired a seminar on the key differences between Chinese, US and EU trademark legislation and practice.

Practice areas

  • Agreements
  • Copyright
  • Analyses & searches
  • Design
  • Internet law & domain names
  • IP due diligence
  • IP transactions & licensing
  • IP Strategy
  • Marketing law
  • Trademarks
  • Branding
  • Competition law
  • Domain names
  • Licensing
  • Oppositions
  • Trade secrets

Industry expertise

  • Automotive
  • Chemistry
  • Cleantech
  • Electronics
  • Energy, gas, oil & power
  • Food & beverage
  • Mechanics
  • Software & IT
  • Life sciences
  • Materials technology & nanotech
  • Media & entertainment
  • Medtech
  • Pharma
  • Telecom
  • Building & construction
  • Manufacturing & process technology
  • Franchising
  • Marketing
  • Biotechnology
  • Cosmetics and hygiene
  • Clothing
  • Inorganic chemistry
  • Organic chemistry
  • Polymer Engineering
  • Biochemistry/Molecular Biology

Prior experience

  • Trademark and design attorney since 1998.

Languages

  • Danish
  • English
  • Swedish

Education

  • Master of Law, University of Copenhagen, 1992

Authorisation

  • European Trademark & Design Attorney
  • Danish Trademark Attorney

Memberships

  • ADIPA (Association of Danish Intellectual Property Attorneys)
  • Danish Group of AIPPI
  • FICPI (Fédération Internationale des Conseils en Propriété Industrielle)
  • AIPPI (Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Industrielle)
  • LES
  • Marques