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Adriaan Seerden

Adriaan Seerden

  • Engineering
  • European and Dutch Patent Attorney
  • Associate

Adriaan Seerden has been a Patent Attorney since 1985. He has extensive experience in the industry as well as private practice, so he knows best of both worlds. He studied astronomy and physics at the Catholic University of Nijmegen. He graduated in experimental physics in 1983.

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As a patent attorney, Adriaan has particular experience in the fields of dairy farm equipment, (autonomous) agricultural machines, computer implemented inventions, machines for manufacturing tires and party games. He is also experienced in drafting and defending patent applications and in oral (opposition and appeal) proceedings before the European Patent Office.

Working experience

  • Patent Attorney, V.O. (2010-present)
  • Patent Attorney, Octrooibureau Vriesendorp & Gaade B.V. (1991-2000 and 2006-2010)
  • Patent Attorney, Van der Lely N.V. (2000-2006)
  • Patent Attorney, Philips (1985-1991)

Education

  • MSc in Astronomy and physics, Catholic University of Nijmegen (1983)

Languages

  • English
  • Dutch
  • German

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News

Enforcement of intellectual property rights

You have invested considerable time, energy and expense in developing and protecting an invention, design, trademark or logo. At some point you discover that a third party enters the market with a method, product, design or trademark that appears to infringe on your intellectual property (IP) rights. The question is what action you can take.Continue reading

Relaxation of rules for transfer of right of priority

The right of priority is the basis of international patent protection, allowing the applicant to continue the original patent application abroad within one year while maintaining the original filing date. In recent years, an increasing number of patents have been revoked in opposition proceedings at the European Patent Office (EPO) due to an invalid transfer […]Continue reading

Podium – HelpSoq

In this section, we give a stage to start-ups and scale-ups developing pioneering products or services. What sets these companies apart and what are their ambitions? This time, we speak to Harpert Wouters, co-founder of HelpSoq.Continue reading

Events

Jobfair Vlaamse Technische Kring (VTK) 2024

Brabanthal, Brabantlaan, Leuven, België

The VTK Jobfair will take place on Thurday 14 March 2024. The Jobfair falls during an interesting time for students to find out what the business market has to offer. It is the ideal opportunity for students to get in touch with companies through VTK.

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Graduate Jobfair Ghent 2024

Flanders Expo, Maaltekouter, Ghent, Belgium

De Graduate Jobfair Ghent 2024 is organized by the Ghent University Association.
(Almost) graduated and looking for your first challenging job? Or, looking for further education after your bachelor (BA) or master (MA)? Get to know the current job market and a wide range of further study opportunities.

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JCI Flemish-Brabant Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2024

De Hoorn, Sluisstraat, Leuven, Belgium

JCI Flemish-Brabant Young Entrepreneur of the Year. Our society is constantly changing. And let that be precisely the goal of Junior Chamber International ("JCI"): to bring about positive changes in our society.

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