Partner at Zacco
Stig H Ekmann is an experienced lawyer with a particular focus on the legal, strategic, contractual and business aspects of IP law, marketing compliance and the protection of trade secrets. Besides counselling and assisting Zacco’s international and national clients within these fields and areas related to them, Mr Ekmann also provides advice and handles matters related to protection of personal data (GDPR), corporate law, domain name disputes, consumer law and media law.
A large part of Mr Ekmann’s daily work consists of representing clients in litigation and cross-border dispute resolution. He is qualified to appear before the High Courts of Denmark and in all cases before the Danish Maritime and Commercial High Court. He is also a qualified professional representative before the EUIPO.
Since 2018 Mr Ekmann has appeared in the WTR 1000 list as a recommended individual in the category “Enforcement and Litigation”. The 2019 entry reads: “His advice is unfaltering, whether it is received by a small company or one of the most renowned brands in the world.” For 2020, WTR refers to him as “the highly effective Stig H Ekmann”, further explaining: “He performs superbly and the results obtained are even better – clients are fully confident in his work.”
Mr Ekmann is member of a number of professional associations and networks such as the Danish Marketing Law Association, the Danish Association of Data Protection, the Danish Association of Entertainment and Media Lawyers, the Danish-Swedish Lawyers Association, the Danish Patent and Trademark Office’s IP Enforcement Network, the International Association of Privacy Professionals and the Danish Anti-Counterfeiting Group.