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Michèle Burnier

Partner
Attorney at law

Cours de Rive 13
1204 Genève
Switzerland
T +41 22 999 96 00
michele.burnier@pestalozzilaw.com

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Michèle Burnier is a partner of Pestalozzi’s IP&TMT group in Geneva. Her fields of expertise include intellectual property, including geographical indications, TRIPS Agreement, unfair competition, data protection, advertising and e-commerce law, IT and telecommunication as well as administrative and contract law. She regularly represents clients before Swiss civil, or criminal courts in relation to her IP&TMT practice.

Career

2017
  • Partner at Pestalozzi
2015
  • Senior Associate at Pestalozzi
2004
  • Senior Associate at a Swiss law firm in Geneva
  • Swiss Delegate to the European Commission, DG Mark
1998
  • Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property: legal counsel
1995
  • Swiss Consumer Organization: legal counsel
  • Bar Admission: Switzerland
1993
  • Junior associate at a Swiss law firm
1990
  • Organisation of the Swiss Abroad (OSA): legal counsel
  • University of Lausanne: Lic.iur

Sprachen

French, German, English, Italian

Mitgliedschaft

  • AIPPI
  • INTA
  • ASA
  • LIDC
  • AROPI
  • LES-CH
  • Geneva Bar Association

Publikationen

International Comparative Legal Guide to Outsourcing 2017, Switzerland

International Comparative Legal Guide to Outsourcing 2017, Switzerland

ICLG: Data Protection 2017 - Switzerland

ICLG: Data Protection 2017 - Switzerland

By Michèle Burnier, Lorenza Ferrari Hofer: The International Comparative Legal Guide, London 2017
art. 20, 41, 42, 73 to 79 LPM, art. 18 and 31 LDes, art. 46a and 48 LBI

art. 20, 41, 42, 73 to 79 LPM, art. 18 and 31 LDes, art. 46a and 48 LBI

By Michèle Burnier: Commentaire Romand, Propriété intellectuelle : Loi sur le droit d’auteur (LDA), Loi sur la protection des marques (LPM), Loi sur les designs (LDes), Loi sur les brevets (LBI) » edited by MM. Jacques de Werra et Philippe Gilliéron, Basel, 2013
Swiss report 2009/ What are the criteria that determine the unfairness of so-called look-alikes?; what are the prohibitions and the appropriate sanctions?

Swiss report 2009/ What are the criteria that determine the unfairness of so-called look-alikes?; what are the prohibitions and the appropriate sanctions?

By Michèle Burnier, Hubert Gilliéron: presented during the Congress 2009 of the International League of Competition
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