Nils-Erik joined Zacco in November 2016. He is Team Manager for Trademark/Design/Legal and now works as an Attorney at Law, primarily with trademark law, design law and copyright law, as well as with prosecution of trademarks and designs. He also handles IP strategy matters and has handled litigations concerning patents, trademarks and designs.
Before joining Zacco, Nils-Erik graduated 1979 with a Master of Law degree from the University of Lund, worked from 1979-1982 as Junior Judge at the District Court of Varberg and joined an IP-firm in Gothenburg 1982. In 1989 he co-founded the IP-firm Cegumark AB, which was merged with Zacco in November 2016. He is also a Swedish Authorized IP Attorney and European Trademark and Design Attorney.
Nils-Erik is a member, has also used to be a member of the board including vice President and nowadays member of the Ethical board, of the Association of Swedish Patent Attorneys (SPOF), and is a member of the European Communities Trademark Association (ECTA), and is a member of the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI).
Nils-Erik has been recommended individually for Intellectual Property Law by The Legal 500 EMEA for 2018.