Malmstedt Law: Design protection in the Courts – copy or no copy?

Lawyer Mattias Malmstedt is one of the most prominent litigators and strategists within intellectual property law in EU and has over 20 years of experience of legal advice within the furniture and design business. Malmstedt is an author of several different academic publications among others the Swedish chapter in ”Design Rights – Functionality and Scope of Protection” (Wolters Kluwer, 2022, 2nd ed.). Since 2011 he is also the secretary and member of the Ethical Council at Stockholm Furniture Fair and act as strategic advisor to several companies in the furniture business.


Malmstedt has been involved in many high-stake litigations in Supreme Court as well as other courts in Sweden and EU regarding design, copyright, patents, and contracts. Recently Malmstedt founded the new boutique law firm MALMSTEDT LAW highly specialised in intellectual property law. This panel session will discuss the recent case law in Sweden and EU and the impact for the future when developing strategies for protection of design.

Språk: Engelska

Föreläsare: Mattias Malmstedt

Kontakt info:

+46 (0) 705 24 18 58

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