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asas Committee


      Hubert Orso Gilliéron, Ph.D., Attorney-at-law, Partner, Froriep Legal SA, Geneva

    Other members:

    • Nicolas Birkhäuser, LL.M., Attorney-at-law, Partner, Niederer Kraft & Frey, Zurich
    • Jürg Herren, LL.M., Attorney-at-law, Deputy Head, Legal & International Affairs, Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property, Bern
    • Pranvera Këllezi, Ph.D., LL.M, Attorney-at-law, Këllezi Legal, Geneva
    • Pierre Kobel, LL.M., Attorney-at-law, Kobel Avocat, Geneva
    • Daniel Kraus, Ph.D., LL.M, Attorney-at-law, Vialex Bern-Zürich, Professor at the University of Neuchâtel, deputy judge at the Federal Patent Court
    • Marcel Meinhardt, Ph.D. LL.M., Attorney-at-law, Partner, Lenz & Staehelin, Zurich
    • Christophe Rapin, DEA, Attorney-at-law, Meyerlustenberger Lachenal, Geneva and Brussels
    • Julia Xoudis, Ph.D. LL.M., Attorney-at-law, Partner, Peter & Partners, Geneva, Associate Professor at the University of Geneva
    • Philipp Zurkinden, Ph.D., LL.M. Eur, Attorney-at-law, Partner, Prager Dreifuss SA, Bern, Zurich, Brussels, Lecturer at the University of Basel and at the Europainstitute of Basel

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