Carrie Duijn is a BMM Certified Trademark and Design Attorney with over 10 years of experience in the field of Intellectual Property law. She is specialised in strategic management of IP portfolios, Online Brand Protection and IP Enforcement and aims to provide her clients with clear, pragmatic and commercially focused advice.
Carrie participated in two Master education programs; Intellectual Property Law at the renowned IViR institute in Amsterdam, and Private Corporate Law at the University of Amsterdam. She joined Novagraaf in May 2017.
In January 2021, Carrie graduated cum laude from the Benelux Association for Trademark and Design Attorneys training institute. She is a Benelux Certified Trademark Attorney.
Carrie previously worked for several Dutch law firms as a lawyer, specialised in Corporate and Intellectual Property Law, where she acquired extensive experience in the field of Corporate Law, IP, Copyright Law and Litigation.
Carrie has extensive experience with domain name enforcement and arbitration procedures as well as with counterfeit and customs enforcement matters.
Furthermore, Carrie is experienced in trademark and design filing strategies and management, registrability of trademarks, trademark infringement, oppositions, cancellation actions, preparing coexistence agreements and strategic and efficient management of (international) IP portfolios.
She also focuses on domain name disputes, notice-and-takedown procedures and Online Brand Protection.
Carrie is a member of BMM, ECTA and MARQUES.
Areas of expertise
- Trademark registration and portfolio management
- Trademark prosecution
- Trademark filing strategies
- Trademark portfolio audits
- Customs recordal and enforcement
- Trademark clearance searches
- IP Infringements
- Registered and unregistered designs
- Copyright Law
- Domain Name Law
- Domain name arbitration
- IP strategy
- Dispute resolution
- Unfair Competition
- Pre-litigation & Litigation
- Cosmetics & personal care
- Fashion & textiles
- Food & food technology
- Luxury goods
- Packaging design
Carrie is recognised as a 'Rising Star' in Managing IP's IP STARS (2022 edition).
Carrie is a BMM Certified Trademark Attorney. The BMM Certified Trademark Attorney mark is a recognised quality seal of trademark attorneys.