• Eesti

Riina PärnRIINA PÄRN

Direct:   +372 7 420 910

E-mail:  riina@intels.ee

Qualifications

  • Estonian and European Trademark Attorney
  • Estonian and European Design Attorney

Practice areas

Trademarks, designs, domain names, anti-counterfeiting, copyright, unfair competition, geographical indications, litigation

Education

  • University of Tartu, B.A., Economics (1996)
  • University of Tartu, B.A., Law (2005)

(qualifications corresponding to Master degree, Government Regulation No. 120 of 06 June 2005)

Experience

Working with INTELS Estonia office since its establishment in 1993. She was admitted as a qualified Estonian trademark attorney and also as the European trademark and design attorney in 2004. She has extensive experiences in trademark and domain name enforcement and litigation, prosecution and strategy practices, assisting and representing clients before the Estonian Patent Office, the Board of Appeal, Customs Board and courts, on the European and international level before OHIM and WIPO. She has handled cases involving multinational corporations and famous trademarks. She has served as ADR Panellist in several domain name disputes under .eu and .ee ADR rules.

Languages

Estonian, English, Russian

Membership in Professional Bodies

  • European Communities Trademark Association (ECTA), Council Member, Member of Harmonization Committee
  • International Trademark Association (INTA)
  • International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI)
  • Estonian Patent Attorneys Association

Recognition

World Trademark Review (WTR) 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals 2014. Recommended expert.

IP STAR – Managing Intellectual Property. World IP Survey 2014.