Claire completed two master's degrees, one of which with honours ('cum laude') in Civil Law at the Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam and in Information Law at the Institute for Information Law (IVIR) of the University of Amsterdam. She wrote her master's theses on the secondary liability of intermediaries and on the regulation of sensitive personal data.
Claire has been with one of the predecessors of AC&R, Hofhuis Alkema Groen, since 2018, where she worked as a paralegal and later as a lawyer. Claire was admitted to the Bar in 2021.
Enforcement of Red Bull’s trademark portfolio, in litigation, before the Benelux Office and through customs.
Representation of Volvo Trademark Holding in disputes with unauthorized Volvo resellers and service providers.
Advice and enforcement of the trademarks for the designation SWAPFIETS and the blue front tire.
Representation of Camel in litigation before the Benelux Court of Justice.
Litigation for ABMD, the Associated Business Music Distributors, with regard to the enforcement of their licenses and fees for the distribution of music.
HOME COPYING LEVIES
Assisting in litigation for the hardware industry regarding the home copying levies as charged by de Thuiskopie.
BMM • Benelux Association for Trademarks and Designs
VvA • Association for Copyright Law