Verena is a specialist lawyer for intellectual property and advises her clients on trademark, unfair competition and design law, both in the context of general advice as well as on disputes in and out of court.
In her trademark practice, she manages global trademark portfolios for globally active clients, particularly from the food, pharmaceutical, medical and media industries, which encompasses initial strategic advice and availability searches, handling of application proceedings worldwide and defence and enforcement of the trademark rights. She also advises extensively on unfair competition law, in particular in connection with advertising claims or competitions. Clients value Verena Ahmann’s “competence, accuracy and ability to deliver on time”.
|Since 2010||Salary Partner, Taylor Wessing|
|2007 – 2009||Legal trainee solicitor, Dortmund, Düsseldorf and Munich|
|2007||Visiting scholar, Boston University School of Law|
Verletzung einer bekannten Kosmetik-Marke durch entfernt ähnliche Anmeldemarke, GRUR-Prax 2023, 361
|Deutsche Vereinigung für gewerblichen Rechtsschutz und Urheberrecht (GRUR)
Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Industrielle (AIPPI)
JUVE Awards 2023: Taylor Wessing named "Law Firm of the Year for IP”
Taylor Wessing advises Hardinge, Inc. on the acquisition of WEISSER Group
Taylor Wessing advises Index Ventures, Accel and Lightspeed Venture Partners at USD 125 million Series D investment round in Personio GmbH
French Delfingen Industry Group acquires European and African business of Schlemmer with Taylor Wessing