Ezgi Taşkıran

Ezgi TAŞKIRAN is a graduate of Bilkent University Faculty of Law and is currently studying for a Master’s Degree in Intellectual Property Law Programme at Ankara University. She was registered at the Ankara Bar Association and started working as a lawyer at Yalçıner Patent in 2018. She is responsible for filing and prosecuting applications to register trademarks and designs; handling oppositions, replies against office actions and counterstatements; handling well known trademark applications; and performing renewals, availability searches/watches, infringement analysis and follow-up procedures at a both national and international level. As an in-house lawyer, Ezgi drafts and negotiates license, assignment and co-existence agreements, draws up confidentiality/secrecy agreements and consults contracts. She also provides technical consultancy services to local and international clients on intellectual property rights and unfair competition disputes and maintains coordination with clients’ legal counsellors during judicial proceedings.