Monique Granneman

Managing IP Consultant at Novagraaf

Monique Granneman is a managing consultant at Novagraaf Netherlands. She currently manages a team of consultants, paralegals and assistants specialising in corporate issues. As part of her role, Ms Granneman advises corporate customers on the protection and enforcement of their IP rights, focusing, in particular, on trademarks, trade names, designs, copyright and domain names. Ms Granneman has considerable experience in the creation and ongoing management of IP strategies that focus on effective protection, enforcement and exploitation of IP rights. She is also a specialist in the field of collective marks and domain name procedures.

Ms Granneman studied business law at the University of Leiden and is a certified trademark attorney of the Benelux Association for Trademark and Design Law and a qualified European trademark and design attorney. She has worked as an IP consultant since 1996 and joined Novagraaf in 2001.

Ms Granneman and her team work on portfolios of prominent clients in various sectors such as banking, insurance, retail and food. She takes a proactive role in the management of the portfolios, providing strategic and holistic advice. Ms Granneman has trained and mentored several trainee attorneys at Novagraaf. She is also a regular speaker on IP-related topics at several international conferences, such as the European Communities Trademark Association. She speaks Dutch and English.

Ms Granneman areas of expertise include:

  • trademark registration and portfolio management;
  • trademark prosecution;
  • trademark filing strategies;
  • trademark portfolio audits;
  • registered and unregistered designs;
  • domain names;
  • certification marks;
  • IP strategy;
  • dispute resolution; and
  • licensing and contracts.

Professional associations

  • BMM
  • ECTA
  • MARQUES

Firm details

Novagraaf
Hoogoorddreef 5
Amsterdam 1101 BA
The Netherlands

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