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Peer Reviews

 

Flip Petillion has consistently been recommended in legal directories, prepared on the basis of peer reviews.

 

Legal 500 EMEA (2015) published in 2016

 

Flip is a leading individual

 

Dispute resolution

"Experienced litigator and arbitrator Flip Petillion heads the Brussels team."

“Crowell & Moring attracts a significant amount of work from clients in the life sciences, telecoms and IT sectors, among others.”

Intellectual Property

" Flip Petillion is ‘responsive and knowledgeable’."

“Crowell & Moring is considered to be ‘one of Belgium’s go-to firms for patent litigation’, and clients are ‘very pleased with the firm’s understanding of trade mark law’.”

IT and Telecoms

"Flip Petillion heads the team, which represented Dot Sport Limited in arbitration proceedings against ICANN before the International Centre for Dispute Resolution."

“Crowell & Moring advises a wide range of multinational and domestic companies in the telecoms industry on regulatory work and competition law.”

 

 

Legal 500 EMEA (2014)

 

Flip is a leading individual

 

Intellectual Property

“Crowell & Moring’s experienced group provides ‘excellent’, ‘considered’ advice. Flip Petillion focuses on copyright, trade marks, domain names and unfair competition.”

 

Information Technology (1st tier)

Flip is recommended as “‘One of the best’ in the market. Crowell & Moring provides ‘considered’, ‘measured’ advice.”

 

Media and Entertainment (1st tier)

Flip has ‘amazing’ knowledge in the sector.

 

Legal 500 EMEA (2013)

Information Technology, IP and Media and Entertainment

Flip is praised as "knowledgeable and experienced" and "a real team leader."

 

 

Chambers (2015)

“Flip Petillion leads the trade mark practice. He has valuable expertise in copyright, trade marks and domain names matters. He recently assisted Enterprise in revocation proceedings before the Brussels Commercial Court regarding Europcar’s figurative trade mark.”

 

“Flip Petillion assists clients in the entertainment and sports industries with pricing, distribution and other issues. He is an experienced arbitrator and has conducted several arbitrations at the International Centre for Dispute Resolution for major multinational online clients.”

 

Chambers (2014)

"Flip Petillion leads the firm's trade mark and designs team. He remains a well-known figure on domain name issues, and also handles mediations, arbitrations and disputes in the IP sector. Clients call him "extremely well informed in the area and responsive. He is also very pleasant to communicate with.""

 

Chambers (2012)

"Flip Petillion remains popular with clients, who find him to be efficient and insightful, with a friendly manner. Sources praise his litigation skills, hailing him as well prepared and effective in achieving positive outcomes.

As co-head of the TMT group "sources say he is 'extremely measured and thoughtful: his advice is spot-on.’ His long-standing experience makes him a strong choice for TMT work, where he focuses mostly on IT issues.""

 

Managing Intellectual Property (2016)

IP Star.

Copyright, Patent contentious, Trade mark contentious.

Managing Intellectual Property (2015)

IP Star.

Copyright contentious, Copyright non-contentious, Trade mark, Trade mark enforcement and litigation, Trade mark licensing, Trade mark strategy and counseling.

 

Managing Intellectual Property (2014)

IP Star.

Copyright contentious, Copyright non-contentious, Trade mark, Trade mark enforcement and litigation, Trade mark licensing, Trade mark strategy and counseling.

World Trademark Review 1000 (2017)

The Belgian office of leading US full-service outfit Crowell & Moring graces the WTR 1000 rankings for the second time, and deservedly so. It has substantial strength in depth in the trademark sphere, acting with equal dexterity in domestic, European and global matters for a diverse clientele. A web of offices across North America, in addition to outposts in London and Belgium, makes it ideal for clients with transatlantic brand interests. Seasoned litigation partner Flip Petillion leads the trademark team and comes recommended as a trustworthy adviser in the highest-stakes cases. One fellow professional salutes him for his extraordinary availability: “he can be reached pretty much any time”, always responding to urgent matters quickly and cogently. 

World Trademark Review 1000 (2016)

Breaking into the Benelux tables for the first time, US heavyweight Crowell & Moring is fast making a name for itself on the other side of the Atlantic – not least thanks to a string of wins notched up before BOIP and the ECJ. A slew of these bear the fingerprints of Flip Petillion, who boasts keen insight in the film, software and automotive industries.

World Trademark Review 1000 (2015)

“The “brilliant” Flip Petillion is “a true domain name expert - in a market characterised by its mixed disciplines, he is a true internet specialist”.”

World Trademark Review 1000 (2014)

"Flip Petillion presides over a “professional and throrough” operation with a focus on generic top-level domain name issues."

World Trademark Review 1000 (2013)

"Flip Petillion of Crowell & Moring is acknowledged as among the best on the market for complex contentious matters. An outstanding litigator, he also has a wealth of alternative dispute resolution experience."

World Intellectual Property Review 2017 Leader

Flip Petillion represents a number of Internet companies including Donuts, Minds+Machines, Despegar, Famous Four Media, dot Sport Limited, Booking.com and Vistaprint. His practice focuses on international arbitration. He is currently well known for the arbitration cases he initiated against the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers concerning competition, intellectual property and internet governance issues.

World Intellectual Property Review 2016 Leader

Flip Petillion represents a number of Internet companies including Donuts, Minds+Machines, Despegar, Famous Four Media, dot Sport Limited, Booking.com and Vistaprint. His practice focuses on international arbitration. He is currently well known for the arbitration cases he initiated against the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers concerning competition, intellectual property and internet governance issues.

Media Law International (2016) Tier 1

Crowell & Moring is highly reputed for its leading focus on all segments of media and technology. In addition to traditional areas of advice, the team works on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and financing transactions. Litigation specialist Flip Petillion leads the team in its work on antitrust regulation, privacy and data collection rights.

Media Law International (2015) Tier 1

Increased activity, and visibility, places Crowell & Moring in a top position among the country’s best-known firms for media law. The firm is “a key actor in the north of France”, said one competitor. Flip Petillion manages the media division which handles work for clients in the entertainment, sports, film and publishing sectors. Mr Petillion is an experienced arbitrator with an unwavering reputation. He is widely praised by peers for leading the firm to growth across media sectors.

 

Media Law International (2014) Tier 2

The firm’s head of department Flip Petillion is an arbitrator at the World Intellectual Property Organization and handles high profile litigation on behalf of multinational clients. The team represents prominent public figures in cases connected to intellectual property rights, among other areas. In representative work over the past year, the team assisted Twentieth Century Fox in a matter against Belgian local Cinemas on the conditions for publishing content and the impact of adjacent products and services that are unrelated to the motion pictures, such as food, drink and 3D glasses.

 

Leaders League's TMT (2016)  Leading

Crowell & Moring appears in the top rankings.

 

Leaders League's Trademark litigation (2016)  Excellent

Crowell & Moring appears in the top rankings.

 

Leaders League's Intellectual Property (2016)  Excellent

Crowell & Moring appears in the top rankings.

Leaders League's TMT (2015)  Excellent

Crowell & Moring appears in the top rankings for best TMT aw firm in Belgium, with excellent leading partner Flip Petillion.

 

Leaders League's Trademark Litigation (2015) Highly Recommended

Crowell & Moring appears in the top rankings for best Trademark Litigation firm in Belgium, with highly recommended leading partner Flip Petillion.

Leaders League's International Intellectual Property (2014)

Crowell & Moring appears in the top rankings for best IP law firm in Belgium, with excellent leading partner Flip Petillion.

 

Leaders League's International Innovation - Technology & Intellectual Property Report (2012)

Crowell & Moring appears in the top rankings for best IP law firm in Belgium, with excellent leading partner Flip Petillion. The firm's TMT practice is also praised in this report, with highly recommended leading partner Flip Petillion.

 

 

Best Lawyers (2015)

Flip Petillion is listed among the Best Intellectual Property Law Lawyers in Brussels, Belgium.