Merkenadviseur Ellen Streekstra

Ellen Streekstra

BMM gecertificeerd Trademark Attorney

In 1999 Ellen graduated for her BBMM Exam and became a qualified trademark attorney. Ellen is active as a trademark attorney for almost 20 years. She has worked with several trademarks offices and acquires a lot of experience with clients from inside and outside the Benelux. She also worked as an in-house trademark attorney for the Berggruen Group, where she was responsible for the trademarks of the German Warehouse Karstadt.

At Abcor Ellen is dealing with all sorts of clients, mainly focussing on International clients. Ellen is pro-active, always thinking along with the client and looking for practical solutions.

She is mother of two children and enjoys the happy things in life, such as spending time with her family and friends and enjoying active holidays.

• Qualified Benelux and European Trademark Attorney since 1999
• Worked at several trademarks Offices, inter alia Considine, Bouma Trademarks Office and Bakker& Verkuijl
• Worked in-house for the Berggruen Group
• Languages: English, German and French

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MENTOS has been selling chewing gum under the name MENTOS PURE FRESH for several years. In order to protect her rights MENTOS has registered the following trademarks: the logo MENTOS PURE FRESH, the logo MENTOS PURE FRESH 3 and a figurative depiction of the word PURE. Defendant sells chewing gum under the trademark DENTYNE PURE and has registered its logo as a trademark. Infringement or not?