Partner at Ţuca Zbârcea & Asociaţii
Ciprian Dragomir is a partner at Ţuca Zbârcea & Asociaţii and heads the firm’s IP and personal data protection practice groups.
For the past 22 years he has advised an impressive roster of clients on all legal matters associated with the protection of their IP rights, including copyright, trademarks, design rights and patents. He also focuses on IP-related transactional work, such as licensing and major IP due diligence issues. In particular, he is highly reputed for advising on anti-counterfeiting issues – including product counterfeiting, product contraband and illegal use of trademarks – especially in mass-market industries such as cigarettes, beverages, food and clothing. His expertise covers data protection, consumer protection, unfair competition and misleading advertising.
Mr Dragomir is a certified IP counsellor and a member of the International Trademark Association, the World Customs Organisation, the European Communities Trademark Association and Multilaw.
As well as being a partner at Ţuca Zbârcea & Asociaţii, Mr Dragomir coordinates Ţuca Zbârcea & Asociaţii IP, the firm’s specialised IP practice division, which comprises lawyers and certified IP counsellors. The firm’s client portfolio includes well-known brands from industries such as fast-moving consumer goods, food and beverages, pharmaceuticals, financial services, telecommunications, automotive, energy, Internet and e-commerce. Where appropriate, the group draws on the expertise and experience of other members of the firm specialising in competition law and dispute resolution.
In recognition of its track record of success and exceedingly strong knowledge of anti-counterfeiting matters, Ţuca Zbârcea & Asociaţii was honoured with a Highly Commended distinction in the IP Law Firm of the Year in an Emerging Market category of the IPM Awards, organised by Intellectual Property Magazine.
In addition, the firm’s IP practice group was named by Romanian publishing house Finmedia as the Romanian law firm with the most extensive expertise in the fight against counterfeiting and contraband. Ţuca Zbârcea & Asociaţii’s IP team was also recently awarded the Highest Professional Standards in IP Litigation/Trademark Litigation Award by Legal Magazin, a Romanian publication (IP Awards Gala, 2018).