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Georgina Rigg

Advising numerous international fashion and retail companies and luxury brands, including luxury British, Italian, American, and Australian fashion and accessories labels, on brand and design protection, enforcement, litigation, licensing, and intellectual property (IP) strategy.
Providing advertising and regulatory advice to an internationally renowned luxury company on the launch of a new innovative product and providing guidance on the intersection between medicines and food supplements. Reviewing product advertising and website copy and labeling and ensuring compliance with advertising law.
Advising an international food company on its intellectual property license agreement to franchisees in several jurisdictions.
Advising a technology company in relation to its software-as-a-service agreements and drafting new versions using a shorter, more user-friendly style.
Advising one of the largest technology and logistics companies in the world and providing ongoing contract and negotiation support relating to third-party logistics and warehousing contracts.
Advising a global manufacturing company on the renegotiation. of a billion-dollar supply agreement with compliance competition issues.
Advising a U.S. manufacturing company on its negotiations regarding a Ministry of Defence subcontract for the provision of military equipment.
Represented a chemical manufacturer in its appeal of a decision in relation to the animal testing before the European Chemicals Agency required under REACH for benzaldehyde.
Representing a consumer electronics company during an investigation by two authorities into a potential breach of EU law, communication with the authorities, and advising on the future actions that the company can take to ensure compliance.
Acting for a manufacturing company in assessing the impact of the Waste Framework Directive and drafting a piece of advice in relation to its notification obligations in addition to discussing potential forms of challenging the legality of the measure.
Acting for a manufacturing company in assessing the registered uses of certain substances of very high concern (SVHCs) contained within the machinery and compliance with the applicable law, including communication obligations within the supply chain.
Advising a medical equipment company in relation to its supply and import of personal protective equipment (PPE) and other medical devices to the United Kingdom during the initial stages of the lockdown in the United Kingdom, including a review of the amendments to law in relation to PPE and the import requirements of supplying the equipment.
Representing a Thai manufacturing company before the European Intellectual Property Office in relation to multiple trade mark actions, including a revocation action, two invalidity actions and an appeal to an opposition.
Advising a global cosmetics company on various intellectual property matters, including in relation to a high-profile co-existence agreement and an agreement for the development of a mobile application using high-value brand assets.
Providing an international cosmetics company with advice on product claims and advertising issues, including influencer marketing, "known for" claims, vegan claims, and the complex issues surrounding borderline products between the medicinal and cosmetic categories.
Developing and managing a luxury robotics company's selective distribution system across the European Union and using intelligent intellectual property tools to help enforce the system in multiple jurisdictions.
Advising an innovative U.S. clothing services company with their launch into the UK market, including providing advice on commercial and consumer law relevant to their industry and drafting various contracts and online terms and conditions.
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