Chris Ross

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Phone: +64 4 494 9623
Fax:+64 4 473 6712
Position: Baldwins Law Limited - Senior Associate
Office: Wellington
Qualifications: LLB BSc
Keys Barrister & Solicitor NZ
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Chris has been a trade mark specialist with Baldwins since 2000 and was appointed as a team leader in 2012.  His career began as a Trade Mark Examiner at IPONZ, following which he then spent eight years in the United Kingdom employed as an inhouse trade mark advisor for a large multi-national and later, with a London patent and trade mark attorney firm.

Expertise

Chris works primarily in the areas of trade marks but also advises on passing off and Fair Trading Act matters.  He specialises in providing advice on trade mark availability (searches), filing and prosecution, transaction and disputes involving trade marks.

Affiliations

ITMA (Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys)
NZIPA (New Zealand Institute of Patent Attorneys) - Associate Member

Qualifications

2011 Bachelor of Law - Victoria University of Wellington
1988 Bachelor of Science - University of Canterbury

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