Georgina Nühn is part of the Le Poole Bekema team since April 2016.
Georgina is an involved, pragmatic and dedicated lawyer who specialises in all aspects of media and intellectual property law. She advises and litigates on a regular basis in (cross-border) trademark infringements.
Specialising in private law with an emphasis on intellectual property law, Georgina gained her Bachelor and Master degrees in law at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. She wrote her final thesis on the tension which exists between contemporary art and copyright. Whilst studying Georgina completed a number of internships at (niche) law firms.
Georgina is part of the editorial team of Mediaforum, a media and communication law journal. Additionally she is a member of AIPPI (International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property) and Young BMM (Benelux association for Trademark- and Designlaw).
Recent matters handled by Georgina
Georgina Nühn works closely with one of the Netherlands most well-known and well-loved children’s brands to protect the trademarks and copyright of this brand. She sends letters of demand and where necessary proceeds against parties who infringe their rights.
Georgina Nühn and Bas Le Poole successfully represented Telegraaf Media Groep in proceedings against Loterijverlies. Loterijverlies’ claims included a professional ban for journalists Bart Mos and Paul Jansen, who are employed by the Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf. The court of Amsterdam dismissed all Loterijverlies’ claims; the publications are not unlawful.
Georgina has registered the following principal (and secondary) legal practice areas in the Netherlands Bar’s register of legal practice areas (rechtsgebiedenregister): Intellectual property law and Litigation. Based on this registration, Georgina is required to obtain ten training credits per calendar year in each registered principal legal practice area in accordance with the standards set by the Netherlands Bar.