Madalina Spataru joined the firm as a Associate in the fall of 2017, having graduated from the Faculty of Law at the University of Bucharest and being admitted to the Bucharest Bar. She had previously completed an internship at the firm and worked for us as a paralegal.
Her earlier work with us provided her with experience in a variety of business and commercial fields.
Her experience as a lawyer involves assisting clients with competition matters, developing along the way a passion for data protection, being involved in numerous projects on mapping of personal data processing.
Her activity also involves the drafting of legal opinions, recommendations and documents relating to various aspects of data protection, such as the obligation to notify the National Data Protection Agency in accordance with national data protection provisions and data transfer.
Mădălina is also involved in solving complex client problems that occur in the process of compliance with the provisions of the New General Data Protection Regulation - GDPR.
While working for us, she is also pursuing a Master's degree in Business Law with a focus on Competition Law from the University of Bucharest. In addition to her work with us, she has completed a variety of other internships and is fluent in written and spoken English.
Romanian - English
2018 (ongoing) - Master of Business Law (LL.M.)
University of Bucharest
2017 - Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.)
Faculty of Law, University of Bucharest
We offer extensive legal advice to Edward Neuk Company SRL in various issues on technology law, data protection and intellectual property issues related to the Kuende social platform, including advice on patent protection issues.
We are representing our client in the negotiation proceedings for the conclusion of a co-existence agreement with Juweler Wagner GmbH, regarding our client's trademark "WAGNER Beautiful Arts and Stories" no. M 2017 07295. Juweler Wagner GmbH is the owner of several European trademarks registered for similar products.
We are assisting our client in various trademark related matters, namely, advice, assistance and representation before the State Office for Inventions and Trademarks (OSIM) in the opposition proceedings, as well as a provisional refusal procedure concerning the national combined trade mark application.
We have represented EUROINS ROMANIA ASIGURARE-REASIGURARE SA before the State Office for Inventions and Trademarks (OSIM) in the opposition proceedings against the registration of the verbal Romanian trademark "REZOLVA-TI DAUNA EUROINS BEZ DURERI DE CAP!" No. M 2017 01063.
We have also have assisted and represented our client before the State Office for Inventions and Trademarks (OSIM) in the renewal and registration proceedings for other national combined trademarks.