Associate - Attorney at Law
Willem-Friso Haagsma, attorney at law, is a member of the Litigation & Risk Management practice group in our Rotterdam office. He focuses on the legal aspects of commercial contracts in general, intellectual property and information technology law.
Willem-Friso is interested in information technology, block chain and artificial intelligence.
Furthermore, he is a permanent member of the Food & Beverages Team and previously worked at the Competition and Regulatory practice group.
Willem-Friso regularly teaches on subjects relating to his practice. For instance, he gave a masterclass on IP rights and open source licensing during the Odyssey artificial intelligence and blockchain Hackathon (2019).
Recent matters that Willem-Friso worked on include:
- Representing a company in a license agreement dispute;
- Representing a company in a trademark infringement dispute;
- Drafting and advising on several commercial contracts, such as agency, employment agreement (IP clauses), license agreements, research and development agreements, general terms and conditions, IT services and maintenance agreements and service level agreements;
- Advising DPG Media on the acquisition of Sanoma Media Netherlands from the Sanoma Group.