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Thierry Calame

Thierry Calame
Office:
Brandschenkestrasse 24
CH-8027
City:
Zurich
State:
Zurich
Country:
Switzerland
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+41 58 450 80 00
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+41 58 450 80 01

Biographies:

Who's Who Legal Switzerland - Life Sciences

Dr Thierry Calame is an expert in intellectual property matters, with a particular emphasis in patent law. He has vast experience as counsel in patent, trademark, unfair competition and copyright litigation as well as IP related arbitration. Thierry Calame also sits as arbitrator in IP related arbitration. In addition, Thierry Calame advises on licensing, the intellectual property aspects of a wide range of other transactions as well as pharmaceutical law, including regulatory and advertising issues.

Thierry Calame is a permanent lecturer at the University of St Gallen and at the Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property and has published on a wide range of intellectual property topics. He acted as Reporter General of the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI) from 2010 to 2014. He is a member of the boards of the Swiss group of AIPPI and the European Patent Lawyers Association, as well as co-chair of the AIPPI committee on the Unitary Patent/United Patent Court.

Thierry Calame holds a master degree in chemistry from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ETHZ (Dipl. nat. sc. ETH, 1991). He graduated from the University of St Gallen in 1994, and also completed his doctoral thesis there in 2001. Thierry Calame attended the Max Planck Institute for intellectual property, competition and tax law, Germany (1995) and the University of Santa Clara, USA (1998). Admitted to the Zurich Bar (1996), he joined Lenz & Staehelin in 1996 and has been a partner since 2002. He speaks German, English and French.

Thierry Calame is a member of the following professional associations: AIPPI, the International Trademark Association (INTA), the Licensing  Executives Society (LES), the International Bar Association (IBA), the Swiss Bar Association (SAV), the Zurich Bar Association (ZAV), the Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA), the European Patent Lawyers Association (EPLAW), the German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR), the Institute for Intellectual Property (INGRES) and the Swiss Forum for Communications Law (SF-FS).

Lenz & Staehelin is the largest Swiss law firm with over 200 lawyers and with offices in Geneva, Zurich and Lausanne. Lenz & Staehelin's scope of activities covers all areas of business law for Swiss and international clients.

WWL says: Thierry Calame is a “really strong” practitioner who is widely regarded as “the best patent litigator in Switzerland”.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Switzerland which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Switzerland - Patents

Dr Thierry Calame is an expert in intellectual property matters, with a particular emphasis in patent law. He has vast experience as counsel in patent, trademark, unfair competition and copyright litigation as well as IP related arbitration. Thierry Calame also sits as arbitrator in IP related arbitration. In addition, Thierry Calame advises on licensing, the intellectual property aspects of a wide range of other transactions as well as pharmaceutical law, including regulatory and advertising issues.

Thierry Calame is a permanent lecturer at the University of St Gallen and at the Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property and has published on a wide range of intellectual property topics. He acted as Reporter General of the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI) from 2010 to 2014. He is a member of the boards of the Swiss group of AIPPI and the European Patent Lawyers Association, as well as co-chair of the AIPPI committee on the Unitary Patent/United Patent Court.

Thierry Calame holds a master degree in chemistry from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ETHZ (Dipl. nat. sc. ETH, 1991). He graduated from the University of St Gallen in 1994, and also completed his doctoral thesis there in 2001. Thierry Calame attended the Max Planck Institute for intellectual property, competition and tax law, Germany (1995) and the University of Santa Clara, USA (1998). Admitted to the Zurich Bar (1996), he joined Lenz & Staehelin in 1996 and has been a partner since 2002. He speaks German, English and French.

Thierry Calame is a member of the following professional associations: AIPPI, the International Trademark Association (INTA), the Licensing Executives Society (LES), the International Bar Association (IBA), the Swiss Bar Association (SAV), the Zurich Bar Association (ZAV), the Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA), the European Patent Lawyers Association (EPLAW), the German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR), the Institute for Intellectual Property (INGRES) and the Swiss Forum for Communications Law (SF-FS).

Lenz & Staehelin is the largest Swiss law firm with over 200 lawyers and with offices in Geneva, Zurich and Lausanne. Lenz & Staehelin's scope of activities covers all areas of business law for Swiss and international clients.

WWL says: Thierry Calame is deemed a “smart and experienced litigator” with “a strong technical background".

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Switzerland which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Patents: Lawyers

Dr Thierry Calame is an expert in intellectual property matters, with a particular emphasis in patent law. He has vast experience as counsel in patent, trademark, unfair competition and copyright litigation as well as IP related arbitration. Thierry Calame also sits as arbitrator in IP related arbitration. In addition, Thierry Calame advises on licensing, the intellectual property aspects of a wide range of other transactions as well as pharmaceutical law, including regulatory and advertising issues.

Thierry Calame is a permanent lecturer at the University of St Gallen and at the Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property and has published on a wide range of intellectual property topics. He acted as Reporter General of the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI) from 2010 to 2014. He is a member of the boards of the Swiss group of AIPPI and the European Patent Lawyers Association, as well as co-chair of the AIPPI committee on the Unitary Patent/United Patent Court.

Thierry Calame holds a master degree in chemistry from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ETHZ (Dipl. nat. sc. ETH, 1991). He graduated from the University of St Gallen in 1994, and also completed his doctoral thesis there in 2001. Thierry Calame attended the Max Planck Institute for intellectual property, competition and tax law, Germany (1995) and the University of Santa Clara, USA (1998). Admitted to the Zurich Bar (1996), he joined Lenz & Staehelin in 1996 and has been a partner since 2002. He speaks German, English and French.

Thierry Calame is a member of the following professional associations: AIPPI, the International Trademark Association (INTA), the Licensing  Executives Society (LES), the International Bar Association (IBA), the Swiss Bar Association (SAV), the Zurich Bar Association (ZAV), the Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA), the European Patent Lawyers Association (EPLAW), the German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR), the Institute for Intellectual Property (INGRES) and the Swiss Forum for Communications Law (SF-FS).

Lenz & Staehelin is the largest Swiss law firm with over 200 lawyers and with offices in Geneva, Zurich and Lausanne. Lenz & Staehelin's scope of activities covers all areas of business law for Swiss and international clients.

WWL says: Thierry Calame is considered “one of the most experienced patent lawyers in the country” by market commentators.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Patents which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Switzerland - Trademarks

Dr Thierry Calame is an expert in intellectual property matters, with a particular emphasis in patent law. He has vast experience as counsel in patent, trademark, unfair competition and copyright litigation as well as IP related arbitration. Thierry Calame also sits as arbitrator in IP related arbitration. In addition, Thierry Calame advises on licensing, the intellectual property aspects of a wide range of other transactions as well as pharmaceutical law, including regulatory and advertising issues.

Thierry Calame is a permanent lecturer at the University of St Gallen and at the Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property and has published on a wide range of intellectual property topics. He acted as Reporter General of the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI) from 2010 to 2014. He is a member of the boards of the Swiss group of AIPPI and the European Patent Lawyers Association, as well as co-chair of the AIPPI committee on the Unitary Patent/United Patent Court.

Thierry Calame holds a master's degree in chemistry from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ETHZ (Dipl. nat. sc. ETH, 1991). He graduated from the University of St Gallen in 1994, and also completed his doctoral thesis there in 2001. Thierry Calame attended the Max Planck Institute for intellectual property, competition and tax law, Germany (1995) and the University of Santa Clara, USA (1998). Admitted to the Zurich Bar (1996), he joined Lenz & Staehelin in 1996 and has been a partner since 2002. He speaks German, English and French.

Thierry Calame is a member of the following professional associations: AIPPI, the International Trademark Association (INTA), the Licensing Executives Society (LES), the International Bar Association (IBA), the Swiss Bar Association (SAV), the Zurich Bar Association (ZAV), the Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA), the European Patent Lawyers Association (EPLAW), the German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR), the Institute for Intellectual Property (INGRES) and the Swiss Forum for Communications Law (SF-FS).

Lenz & Staehelin is the largest Swiss law firm with over 200 lawyers and with offices in Geneva, Zurich and Lausanne. Lenz & Staehelin's scope of activities covers all areas of business law for Swiss and international clients.

WWL says: Thierry Calame is an esteemed practitioner who handles a range of trademarks work as part of his wider IP practice.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Switzerland which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Trademarks: Lawyers

Dr Thierry Calame is an expert in intellectual property matters, with a particular emphasis in patent law. He has vast experience as counsel in patent, trademark, unfair competition and copyright litigation as well as IP related arbitration. Thierry Calame also sits as arbitrator in IP related arbitration. In addition, Thierry Calame advises on licensing, the intellectual property aspects of a wide range of other transactions as well as pharmaceutical law, including regulatory and advertising issues.

Thierry Calame is a permanent lecturer at the University of St Gallen and at the Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property and has published on a wide range of intellectual property topics. He acted as Reporter General of the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI) from 2010 to 2014. He is a member of the boards of the Swiss group of AIPPI and of EPLAW (European Patent Lawyers Association), as well as co-chair of the AIPPI committee on the Unitary Patent/United Patent Court.

Thierry Calame holds a master's degree in chemistry from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ETHZ (Dipl. nat. sc. ETH, 1991). He graduated from University of St Gallen (1994), and also completed his doctoral thesis (2001). Thierry Calame attended the Max Planck Institute for intellectual property, competition and tax law, Germany (1995) and the University of Santa Clara, USA (1998). Admitted to the Zurich Bar (1996), he joined Lenz & Staehelin in 1996 and has been a partner since 2002. He speaks German, English and French.

Thierry Calame is a member of the following professional associations: International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI), International Trademark Association (INTA), the Licensing Executives Society (LES), the International Bar Association (IBA), the Swiss Bar Association (SAV), the Zurich Bar Association (ZAV), the Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA), the European Patent Lawyers Association (EPLAW), Deutsche Vereinigung für gewerblichen Rechtsschutz und Urheberrecht (GRUR), Institut für gewerblichen Rechtsschutz (INGRES), Schweizer Forum für Kommunikationsrecht (SF-FS).

Lenz & Staehelin is the largest Swiss law firm with over 200 lawyers and with offices in Geneva, Zurich and Lausanne. Lenz & Staehelin's scope of activities covers all areas of business law for Swiss and international clients.

WWL says: Thierry Calame boasts an impressive dispute resolution practice and also boasts strong transactional expertise in the trademarks sphere.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Trademarks which can be purchased from our Shop.

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