Name: Jonathan Feder
Qualifications: LL.B., Monash University 2002 (Honours)B.SC., Monash University, 1999 (Major in Pharmacology and Toxicology)
Organisation: K&L Gates
Immediation Practice Area: Mediation, Expert Determination
I lead the Australian intellectual property group at K&L Gates. I have experience in a broad range of legal areas relating to intellectual property, including registration of trademarks and designs, trade mark and design enforcement, copyright protection and enforcement, trade practices and licensing of intellectual property rights.
I act for a range of well-known brands and has a particular specialty in protecting and enforcing the intellectual property of many well know and leading Australian and overseas fashion houses. I manage and enforce a range of large trademark portfolios and have acted for clients in numerous trade mark opposition matters and non-use actions in Australia and New Zealand. I pride myself in providing clear and strategic legal advice and achieving commercial outcomes for my clients.
Melbourne Theatre Company board member since 2010
Opera Australia board member since 2017
Member of the advisory board to the Faculty of Fine Arts and Music (Melbourne University) since 2017
I have taken part in many mediations involving intellectual property matters as well as many intellectual property trials during my career. I have joined the Immediation panel in order to try and assist with the resolution of intellectual property infringement matters at an early stage of the dispute.
Immediation Area(s) of Expertise
Intellectual property, Information technology and media (Copyright,Intellectual property, Media and entertainment, Moral rights, Procurement)