Mikkel Friis Rossa

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About Mikkel Friis Rossa

Education
LLM Intellectual property 2011
Admission to practice law 2008
Master of Laws 2005
Education abroad 2004

Language
English

Mikkel Friis Rossa is an expert on drafting, coordinating and implementing data protection compliance programs in large, international businesses, including in relation to Binding Corporate Rules (BCR), international data transfers, and strategic advice on data protection compliance.

He also has substantial experience in the preparation and implementation of IPR strategies, IPR contracts, e-commerce and clearing of marketing campaigns.

For several years, Mikkel has rendered advice on franchising and licence agreements to a number of international businesses and chain operations.

In 2011, he obtained an LL.M. degree specialising in IPR from the Queen Mary University of London. In addition to being an experienced lecturer on data protection compliance, marketing law and IPR strategies, Mikkel has taught Marketing Law and Copyright at the Faculty of Law at Aarhus University.

Personal ratings

Client Choice - International Law Office

Client Choice of the year 2016 - Exclusive Winner - Intellectual Property - Copyright Category of Denmark
- IP & Technology

Mikkel Friis Rossa has been elected to be International Winner in Client Choice of the year – Intellectual Property - Copyright Category for Denmark.

Source: International Law Office (ILO)

Client Choice - International Law Office

Client Choice of the year 2018 - Exclusive Winner - IT & Internet Category for Denmark
- IP & Technology

Mikkel Friis Rossa has been elected to be International Winner in Client Choice of the year – IT & Internet Category for Denmark.

Source: International Law Office (ILO)

Chambers and partners

Chambers Europe Rating 2018
- Intellectual Property

Sources say Mikkel Friis Rossa"has built an impressive business in a very short space of time" due to his "can-do attitude and impressive business understanding." The same source adds that "he never over-complicates or over-sells, and his in-depth legal knowledge allows him to offer clear opinions and operational advice without any reservations." Rossa focuses on IPR, data protection and trade mark matters as well as marketing law.

Chambers and Partners Europe, Intellectual Property

Chambers Global Rating 2018
- Intellectual Property

Sources say Mikkel Friis Rossa "has built an impressive business in a very short space of time" due to his "can-do attitude and impressive business understanding." The same source adds that "he never overcomplicates or oversells, and his in-depth legal knowledge allows him to offer clear opinions and operational advice without any reservations." Rossa focuses on IPR, data protection and trade mark matters as well as marketing law.

Chambers and Partners Global, Intellectual Property

Bech-Bruun Recommended by Legal500

Legal500 Rating 2018
- Information Technology

Data protection specialist Mikkel Friis Rossa and Arly Carlquist are recommended.

Legal 500, Information technology

Bech-Bruun Recommended by Legal500

Legal500 Rating 2017
- Intellectual Property

Clients recommend the ‘commercially mindedMikkel Friis Rossa, who specialises in IP contracts, strategy and data protection.

Legal 500, Intellectual property

Engagements

  • Member, Committee of Data Protection (implementation of GDPR), The Assosiation of Danish Law Firms (Danske Advokater)
  • Member, International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI)

Publications:

  • Getting the deal through, Franchise (Denmark Chapter) 2017 and 2018
    Law Business Research, (5 pages), 2016, Article
  • Social Media Marketing: Potential and Pitfalls for Franchisors and Franchisees
    International Journal of Franchising Law, Volume 10, Issue 6, (5 pages), 2012, Article
  • The Interplay between Design and Copyright Protection for Industrial Products (Denmark)
    AIIPI, 2012, Article
  • Protection of Industrial Designs (Denmark)
    AIIPI, 2012, Article
  • Unfair Competition in the UK: Rationale and Recent Developments – Towards Harmonisation within the EU?
    Queen Mary, University of London Publishing, 2011, Article
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