Name: Ave Piik
Law firm: Derling
Ave Piik is an attorney at Derling focusing
mainly on IT and technology, data protection and
intellectual property matters as well as mergers and acquisitions,
especially within the technology, communications and media
sectors. She previously worked as legal counsel at KPMG. In
2014 she became the head of the IP and IT law commission of
the Estonian Bar Association. She is also the vice president of the
IP, technology, media and telecommunication committee of the
International Association of Young Lawyers.
Name: Almar Sehver
Law firm: AAA Legal Services
Almar Sehver joined AAA Legal Services in
1997 and became a partner in 2008. He has
experience in all areas of IP and primarily represents clients in
the pharmaceutical, food, beverages, and retail sectors, both on
prosecution and litigation matters. His notable cases include
advising and representing a client in a supplementary protection
certificate matter that was also referred to the Court of Justice of
the European Union.
Name: Toomas Taube
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Law firm: Derling
Toomas Taube is a partner at Derling in Estonia.
He graduated from the University of Tartu in the
faculty of law in 1995, and gained his LLM from the College of
William and Mary in Virginia, US, in 1996. He joined the firm in
1996 and became a partner in 2002. He has represented Hewlett
Packard in a trademark infringement suit and as well as customs
interceptions in Estonia, and he represents an Estonian subsidiary
of Microsoft in licensing and domain name dispute issues.
P R A C T I C E S
+372 611 0900; +372 511 5285
Dispute Resolution / Intellectual Property / Corporate Law /
Employment / Commercial Law
I N D U S T R I E S
Retail, Consumer Goods & Trade / Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare /
Technology & IP / Transport & Logistics
M A J O R P R O J E C T S
Advises and represents Katoen Natie Estonian subsidiary in employment and corporate matters.
Regularly provides legal services to Boehringer Ingelheim in a wide range of commercial matters
(contracts, employment, pharmaceutical).
Advised Akzo Nobel in the major restructuring (carve-out) and sale of its Building Adhesives business.
Advises Estonian subsidiary of Microsoft in IP matters, including the domain name dispute and licensing
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