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Eva-Maria Strobel

is a partner in Baker McKenzie‘s European Intellectual Property Practice Group. Managing IP and WTR 1000 rank Eva-Maria Strobel as one of the leading trademark lawyers in Switzerland. Eva-Maria is admitted to the bars in Switzerland and Germany, and worked in the Firm’s Frankfurt office prior to relocating to Zurich.

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Recent Articles by Eva-Maria Strobel

The Trademark Management Process: Getting it Right in Challenging Times

The trademark landscape is evolving rapidly, with both brand owners and trademark professionals trying to keep up. The changes are mostly driven by the steep rise in trademark applications — there was a 13.7% increase in trademark filing activity in 2015, according to WIPO — and shrinking budgets as all involved are tasked with doing more with the same or fewer resources. Trademark professionals and brands alike need to be consistent in the way they approach search and make use of the same practices they have used in the past to avoid risk, while considering challenges they face and the way that the trademark landscape is evolving.