Michael Shortt, BL Dip Eur Law RTMA
Michael, a consultant for Tomkins, has a long and extensive expertise in handling a wide variety of Trade Mark portfolios throughout the world on behalf of clients, including clients’ involved in theatrical productions, musicals ,drinks and beverages, water dispensing apparatus, pharmaceuticals, animal foods , coal, transport et al.
Michael is an active member of the International Trademark Association( INTA). He is currently a member of INTA’s committee on Anti-Counterfeiting, and has acted in the past on committees pertaining to Community Trademarks and Office practices
Michael is active in professional bodies such as ECTA ( European Trade Mark Association) and the Pharmaceutical Trade Mark Group( PTMG).
He is the author of publications on franchising and other areas of Trade Mark Law and practice. He is the sole contributor for Ireland in the Sweet and Maxwell 2011 publication entitled PRACTITONER’S MANUAL FOR TRADEMARK PROSECUTION AND LITIGATION IN THE EU, by Dr. F. Hauck.
Barrister-at-Law-King’s Inn Dublin
Post graduate Diploma in European Law, University College, Dublin
European Trademark and Design Attorney
United Kingdom Trademark Attorney