Commentary Tjeerd Overdijk on decision in patent dispute Rovi v. Ziggo


On 25 June 2013 the Hague Court of Appeal gave a ruling on the validity of a software patent of U.S. based Rovi Coroporation.


Publication Tjeerd Overdijk on radish sprout case


In the summer of 2013 both the Hague District Court and the Court of Appeal in the Hague rendered interesting and important decisions on the validity of the so-called radish sprout patent of the Dutch company Taste of Nature.


Otto Swens lecture for the Amsterdam Young Bar Association


Power point slides of the lecture "Patent Wars: Apple/Samsung" that Otto Swens held for the Amsterdam Young Bar Association on 24 May 2013.


Ricardo Dijkstra on Business News Radio on patent law


On 4 October 2017 Ricardo Dijkstra has been interviewd on patent law by Business News Radio.


Tjeerd Overdijk bij BNR over octrooirecht op planten


Op 4 juli 2017 was Tjeerd Overdijk live in de uitzending van BNR Zakendoen.


Webinar patent law by Otto Swens and Ricardo Dijkstra


Otto Swens and Ricardo Dijkstra gave a webinar on patent law at the 'Academie voor de Rechtspraktijk'. The first part of the webinar deals with the basic principles of patent law, the second part regards the scope of protection.


Ricardo Dijkstra wins Client Choice Award 2017 for the Netherlands in category IP: Patents


London, United Kingdom – The winners of the 2017 Client Choice Awards were announced on February 9.


Otto Swens winner of Client Choice Award 2016: Patents


Otto Swens has been chosen as winner of the Client Choice Award 2016 for the Netherlands in the category IP: Patents.


Ricardo Dijkstra speaks at UNION congress about sufficiency and clarity in patent law


During the UNION Round Table of February 27, 2015 in Munich Ricardo Dijkstra lectured about sufficiency and clarity in patent law.


Ricardo Dijkstra on national radio about opening patent portfolio Toyota


Ricardo Dijkstra was interviewed by national Dutch radio about Toyota’s announcement to open up around 6000 patents in the field of hydrogen technology in order to boost the development and introduction of the hydrogen car.


Ricardo Dijkstra moderates Patent Office Roundtable during C5 Life Sciences IP Summit


During C5’s Life Sciences IP Summit – the industry-leading event for the life sciences industries – Ricardo Dijkstra moderated the Patent Office Roundtable on Friday 14 November 2014.


Interview with Ricardo Dijkstra in magazine Mr.


Patent lawyer Ricardo Dijkstra joined Vondst as per 1 September.


Ricardo Dijkstra on national radio regarding patent case Philips


Ricardo Dijkstra was interviewed by national Dutch radio about the USD 466 million damages award in the matter against Masimo before the District Court in Delaware, United States.


Vondst is hiring patent lawyer


Vondst is hiring an associate for the patent litigation practice. 


Third Symposium Breeding and protecting


On 11 June 2013 Tjeerd Overdijk will contribute to the Third Symposium "Breeding and protecting" (combined event of the Dutch Patent Office and the Dutch Plant Variety Board) with an overview of recent case law in the field of plant-related patents.