Adrian Zarm

Adrian Zarm, MGlobL (University of Sydney)

Senior Associate

CMS Hasche Sigle
Kranhaus 1
Im Zollhafen 18
50678 Cologne
Languages German, English

Adrian Zarm advises and represents national and international clients in all areas of trademark, design, copyright and unfair competition law. His areas of practice include out-of-court and in-court defence of intellectual property rights including preliminary injunctions and main proceedings, as well as devising worldwide trademark and design application and protection strategies. Further focus area of his work is the review of advertising concepts/marketing activities.

Adrian joined CMS in 2015.

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  • 2014 - 2017: Master in Media Law and Media Business, Technical University of Cologne

  • 2014 - 2015: Master of Global Law at the University of Sydney

  • 2012: Second state examination in law

  • 2010 - 2012: Trainee lawyer at Cologne Higher Regional Court with stages in the legal departments of two leading media groups in Cologne and Berlin

  • 2010: First state examination in law

  • Law studies at the Universities in Düsseldorf and Cologne

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  • German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR)

  • German-Australian-Pacific Lawyers Association

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  • BGH: Anspruch auf Domain-Löschung aus § 12 BGB auch für öffentlich-rechtliche Rundfunkanstalt, GRURPrax 2014, 200

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