Laurent Nowak is a French and European Trademark and Design Attorney at Plasseraud IP where he has been a partner since 2020. He supports his clients in protection strategies for intellectual property rights, both in terms of managing their trademark and design portfolios & domain names and in defending them. He mainly works in the sports, tobacco and retail sectors. In particular, Laurent is an expert in customs surveillance and web/social media monitoring. He has been an active member of ECTA’s Anti-Counterfeiting Committee for almost 3 years. Previously, Laurent worked for several years in France and Australia in IP firms. He has also worked in a law firm. Laurent joined Plasseraud IP in 2012.