- Swedish Bar Association
Karin Westerberg specialises in dispute resolution, intellectual property (mainly patent, copyright and trademark law), marketing law and protection of trade secrets. Ms Westerberg is a skilled litigator with extensive experience in IP disputes.
Ms Westerberg frequently represents Swedish and international clients in all fields of technology (eg, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology and mechanical engineering) in patent infringement and revocation proceedings in Sweden (including pan-European litigations). She also represents clients in the pharmaceutical industry with regulatory issues and represents clients in complex copyright and trade secrets litigations involving multiple infringement investigations and interim proceedings. In relation to copyright, Ms Westerberg has a particular interest in works of applied art and is the chair of the Svensk Form Copyright Panel, which is an impartial expert body within the Swedish Society of Crafts and Design, with the task to express an opinion on copyright protection for works of applied art and whether a copyright-protected work of applied art has been plagiarised.
Ms Westerberg was born in 1978 and speaks English and Swedish.
Sandart & Partners is a business law firm with expertise in intellectual property, litigation, dispute resolution and contracts. Many of the firm’s clients are companies in industries where intellectual property and knowledge are in focus. The firm also provides advice and represent clients in marketing law matters, competition law matters and regulatory matters.