Oliver Oguz

Qualifications: LLB (Hons), LLM

Memberships: Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys (ITMA), Business Networking International

Before joining Trade Mark Consultants Co. in 2006, Oliver completed his training in the legal department of Yahoo! Inc, where he gained valuable experience by conducting commercial negotiations and drafting intellectual property and cross-border licensing agreements.

Since 2006, he has managed the brands of a wide variety of companies from small start-ups to multinational corporations, protecting their trade mark portfolios and designs. He deals with trade mark related issues across the board, from searching, filing and prosecuting trade mark applications globally to advising on contentious issues such as oppositions, cancellations, infringement actions and domain name disputes.

Oliver’s proudest achievement is maintaining a large trade mark portfolio of a leading manufacturer and distributer of computer hardware, having acted in more than 70 disputes, including infringements, oppositions and cancellations for the same client. He maintains a 100% record for winning cases and obtaining favourable settlements.

As a senior consultant, Oliver is familiar with the practices and procedures at the UK IPO, OHIM, WIPO, Nominet and ICANN.

He advises on all aspects of trade mark, design and copyright law, with a particular focus on advising companies on brand protection strategy.

Oliver Oguz