Radboud Ribbert

Radboud Ribbert

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Radboud Ribbert focuses his practice on the area of intellectual property law and entertainment law. He concentrates on copyright law, patent law and trademark law, and is a well-known litigator in these fields. Furthermore, Radboud represents well-known lyricists, rock bands and DJs in the Netherlands, as well as large companies, particularly in intellectual property matters. His practice also has an international focus, and he is frequently involved in international entertainment contracts.

Concentrations

  • Copyright law 
  • Trademark law 
  • Neighboring rights law 
  • Media law 
  • Telecommunication law

Capabilities

Experience

 

  • Successfully represented Chellomedia Programming B.V. in legal proceedings against the collecting rights society Buma/Stemra before the Supreme Court of the Netherlands.°
  • Represented NKP in legal proceedings against collecting rights society Sena.°
  • Representing the SPI Group in a worldwide litigation pertaining to the trademarks Stolichnaya and Moskovskaya.
  • Represented and representing several world famous DJ’s, pop groups and artists.

°The above representations were handled by Mr. Ribbert prior to his joining Greenberg Traurig, LLP.

Recognition & Leadership

  • Listed, The Legal 500 Netherlands, 2018-2019
    • Intellectual Property: Trademarks, Copyrights, and Design Rights, 2018-2019
      • Greenberg Traurig, LLP "distinguishes itself through great skill handling complex international IP litigation."
      • "Outstanding litigator and fast thinker" Radboud Ribbert, who heads the team, "always has a pragmatic solution at hand" and offers a blend of IP and entertainment law expertise.
    • Media and Entertainment, 2019
  • Member, Netherlands Bar Association

Credentials

Education
  • LL.M., University of Groningen, Faculty of Law, 1989
Admissions
  • The Netherlands
Languages
  • English, Fluent
  • German, Fluent
  • Dutch, Native