Our associate lawyer Eirini Zaglanika participated as an external expert of the European Institute of Public Administration (EIPA Luxembourg) in the seminar “Training on Intellectual Property Rights: Directive 2015/2436 of the EU Trademark Reform Package”, organized by EIPA Luxembourg in cooperation with the Ministry of European Integration of Serbia. The seminar took place in Belgrade on May 22 & 23 and provided a practice-oriented overview of Directive (EU) 2015/2436 on the approximation of the laws of EU Member States relating to trademarks, as well as in-depth explanations on the substantial and procedural novelties introduced by the Directive. The MFA Serbia program can be found here.
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Dimitris Loukas, Head of the EU, Competition & Antitrust practice, will participate in the presentation by The Hellenic Federation of Enterprises (SEV) of an exclusive practical guide for businesses regarding compliance with the competition regulatory framework. Dimitris has contributed to the guide, on “Cartels and Collusion” chapter.
The event shall take place on Thursday, May 30, 4 pm, at the offices of SEV (5 Xenophontos str., Syntagma Square). The invitation can be found here
POTAMITIVEKRIS has once again been recognized by The Legal500 as Top Tier Law Firm. We are extremely grateful to our clients and peers for their support and feedback and promise that we will continue to give our very best and strive for excellence.
Congratulations to our Partners: Stathis Potamitis, George Bersis, Alexios Papastavrou, Euripides Ioannou, Dimitris Loukas, Aspasia Malliou, Konstantinos Papadiamantis and Xenophon Paparrigopoulos for being recognized as Leading Individuals and to Vassilis Stergiou, Despoina Charakopoulou, Maria Ferfeli, Theologos Mintzas and Anthea Terlegas for being recognized as Next Generation Lawyers.
Alexandros Kortesis will be the instructor in seminar on Pharmaceutical Law organized by Nomiki Bibliothiki. The theme of the seminar is “Regulatory implementation and practical issues regarding the placing of medicinal products on the market, trading, pricing and marketing issues”. The full program can be found here.
PotamitisVekris is shortlisted for a Chambers Europe Award for Excellence: Greece.
PotamitisVekris has been ranked as one of the world’s top Restructuring & Insolvency practices by Global Restructuring Review (GRR) in the inaugural edition of GRR 100 rankings.
The full survey can be found online here.
Dimitris strengthens the Competition & Antitrust Practice of PotamitisVekris by joining as its tenth partner, after having served for many years as Vice-President and Commissioner-Rapporteur of the Hellenic Competition Commission, as well as an official at DG Competition of the European Commission. His practice focuses on domestic and cross-border mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures, restrictive agreements, abuse of dominance, compliance and investigations, internal market, state aid, litigation before the EU Courts, as well as on other regulatory procedures before administrative authorities and government/public affairs. Press Release
The Chambers Europe Αwards honour the work of national and international law firms across the region. They recognise a law firm’s pre-eminence in their respective countries and also reflect notable achievements over the past 12 months including outstanding work, impressive strategic growth and excellence in client service.