- AmCham Romania
- Email: [email protected]
- Telephone: +40 74 458 15 69
- Fax: +40 31 419 0 488
- Website: http://www.simionbaciu.ro
Managing Partner at Simion & Baciu
Cosmina Simion is an IP, regulatory and technology lawyer with more than 20 years’ experience in various industries, particularly in the media and entertainment, online and gaming industries.
She previously coordinated teams at the largest and oldest Romanian law firm, set up and headed the IP and technology practice of a global law firm and acted as in-house regional counsel for a US media group for Central and Eastern Europe. She has extensive experience coordinating teams of specialists in complex licensing procedures, acquisitions and tenders.
Ms Simion’s practice includes advising local and multinational clients on all matters relating to trademarks and designs, enforcement and border measures, domain names, copyright, as well as IP transactions. She has advised several software development companies, as well as private equity funds, in relation to the protection of their intellectual property, drafting and negotiation of software and trademark licence agreements, joint venture agreements, assignment agreements and software-as-a-service agreements, among others, as well as telecom operators in relation to IP risks arising in the context of retransmission agreements and white label agreements.
Ms Simion is a regular contributor to specialised publications and lecturer on gaming, IP, social media and digital matters.
In addition to her professional affiliations as a lawyer to the Bucharest Bar and as a trademark attorney to the National Chamber of Intellectual Property Attorneys in Romania, Ms Simion is a member of INTA, the American Chamber of Commerce, Romania and a general member and executive board member of the International Masters of Gaming Law.