Arie Mout

European and Benelux Trademark and Design Attorney
Master of Laws

Arie Mout is a European and Benelux Trademark and Design Attorney with extensive experience in trademark and design registration in Benelux, the EU and globally. He focuses on enforcing IP rights and creating IP protection strategies.

Contact information

Visiting address:

Avenue Josse Goffin 158
B-1082 Brussels, Belgium

Extended profile

Arie has over 20 years of experience as legal counsel with expert knowledge of intellectual property, both in-house and in private practice.

He has extensive experience in the fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) segment and advises clients from various industries on legal protection for their brands, from innovation and development to registration, opposition, litigation and enforcement, including settlement negotiations with conflicting prior rights holders.

Arie also has relevant experience in managing and licensing IP in an offshore holding structure and developing IP strategies.

Practice areas

  • Agreements
  • Copyright
  • Analyses & searches
  • Design
  • IP due diligence
  • IP transactions & licensing
  • IP Strategy
  • Renewals
  • Trademarks
  • Domain names
  • Oppositions

Industry expertise

  • Automotive
  • Electronics
  • Energy, gas, oil & power
  • Food & beverage
  • Software & IT
  • Media & entertainment
  • Building & construction
  • Manufacturing & process technology
  • Marketing
  • Clothing

Languages

  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • German

Education

  • Master of Laws, University of Leiden, 1995

Authorisations

  • Professional Representative before the EUIPO
  • BMM Certified Trademark and Design Attorney

Memberships

  • BMM (Benelux Association for Trademark and Design Law)
  • ECTA (European Communities Trademark Association)
  • Marques (European Association Representing the Interests of Brand Owners)