Associate Gunta Zariņa has more than 5 years of work experience in IP (trademarks, designs, copyrights) prosecution and enforcement matters, trademark and design opposition proceedings before the Latvian Patent Office (LPO) and European Union Intellectual Property Organization. She is responsible for advising clients regarding IP enforcement matters, preparing oppositions and observations to the oppositions, claims and other procedural documents in IP disputes.
Since 2012 – Petersona Patents – AAA Law
Since 2015 – Latvian Trademark Attorney
Since 2015 – European Trademark Attorney
2014 – Riga Graduate School of Law (Latvia), Bachelor’s degree in Law and Diplomacy
2018 – Riga Graduate School of Law (Latvia), Master’s degree in International and European Law (with merit)
Latvian, English, German.
Latvian Professional Patent Attorney Association (LPPA), Member
Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriete Intellectuelle (AIPPI) Latvian National group, Member
MARQUES, Secretary, Second Vice-Chair
Participated in ECTA Workshops such as “Implementation of Trade Mark Directive”, “IP implications of the Brexit”
Contributed to the project of the MARQUES Unfair Competition Team “Carousel of Fame”