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Cho & Partners

Intellectual Property

2 ranked lawyersBand 3South KoreaAsia-Pacific 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Trade marks and anti-counterfeiting experts with an impressive client roster of prominent multinational corporations. Provides a comprehensive trade mark service such as searching, filing, renewals and enforcement. Also known for its handling of internet-based and domain name issues in addition to proceedings in respect of invalidation, and cancellation actions.

Strengths

A pleased client describes the team as "very client-centric," adding that "they understand our business culture" and "also complete work quickly and efficiently."

A second client describes the team's service as "excellent," adding: "They are responsive and offer practical, user-friendly advice."

Work highlights

Successfully represented Louis Vuitton in litigation brought against The Face Shop in connection with trade mark infringement.

Notable practitioners

Ik Hyun Seo has experience handling trade mark infringement disputes on behalf of a variety of global brands operating in the retail, technology and luxury goods sectors. "He is a very business-savvy lawyer with a great understanding of our business," notes an impressed source.

Tae-Yeon Cho is described as being "particularly skilled at utilising his in-depth knowledge in the trade mark field to lead to victories in the courtroom." He has significant experience working with high-profile international brands on their trade mark, copyright and anti-counterfeiting matters.

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South Korea

Intellectual Property


Ik Hyun Seo
Band 3
Tae-Yeon Cho
Band 3