Helena Rönqvist is head of the Intellectual Property and Marketing law practice at Magnusson. She has more than 14 years’ experience as a Swedish lawyer both from private practice and as legal counsel within the IT/tech industry. She advices Swedish and international companies across a diverse range of industries, including consumer products, retail and technology. She supports in all commercial aspects related to intellectual property, including brand enforcement, anti-counterfeit, advertisement, consumer law and digital media. Helena Rönqvist also works with licensing, IT, outsourcing and other commercial agreements as well as data protection and transactions.
Magnusson Advokatbyrå, Advokat/Partner 2018 – to date
DXC Technology, Legal Counsel 2017 - 2018
Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Legal Counsel 2015 – 2017
Baker & McKenzie Advokatbyrå, Advokat/Senior Associate 2010 – 2015
Awapatent AB, IP Lawyer 2007 – 2009
AGL Advokater, Associate 2006 – 2007
District Court of Kalmar, Law Clerk 2004 – 2006
Master of Laws (LL.M.), Lund University 2004
Swedish – native
English – fluent
Member of the Committee of Marketing and Advertising, International Chamber of Commerce (ICC).
NEWS about Helena Rönqvist
NEW SWEDISH ACT ON THE PROTECTION OF TRADE SECRETS
On 1 July 2018, the new Swedish Act on the Protection of Trade Secrets enters into force. It is based on an EU directive and follows the principles in the previous law, with some adjustments and adaptions. The government underlines that an overall purpose with the new law is the importance of securing competitiveness and improve the conditions for innovation and knowledge transfer.read more