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Vincent Angwenyi

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Vincent Angwenyi

Consultant

Vincent Angwenyi LLB(Hons) LLM has substantial expertise in the field of international intellectual property and competition law. With a background in multi-sector cross-border corporate and commercial transaction work in an award winning legal practice, Vincent has expanded his expertise to international patent policy and antitrust law. Vincent uses his international and interdisciplinary experience to provide practical and strategic solutions.

Vincent was awarded a scholarship by the German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property to study at the Munich Intellectual Property Law Center as well as a 3-year grant for doctoral studies at the Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition.

 



Relevant experience

  • Advising a major technology developer on IP issues related to the licensing of globally successful communications technology.
  • Policy and advocacy work in the field of standardisation and standard essential patents.
  • Advising SMEs and start-ups on the optimal means to protect their intellectual property rights.
  • Providing advice on non-contentious intellectual property transactions.
 

Career and qualifications


Legal Qualifications
  • Master of Laws in Intellectual Property (LL.M. IP), Munich Intellectual Property Law Center and Augsburg University, Germany
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Law, Kenya School of Law, Kenya
  • Bachelor of Laws (Honours), University of Nairobi, Kenya
 

Awards and citations

Scholarships and Awards

3-year grant for doctoral studies at the Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition.

GRUR scholarship to study at the Munich Intellectual Property Law Center

 

Publications

Vincent Angwenyi and Marie Barani, Smokescreen Strategies: What lies behind a Hold-up argument? GRUR Int (March 2018)

Vincent Angwenyi, Signs of Convergence between the US and Europe on Law and Policy relating to Standard Essential Patents? (4IP Council, December 2017)

Vincent Angwenyi, Hold-up, Hold-out and F/Rand: The Quest for Balance, GRUR Int. 2/2017

Angwenyi V. (2016) The Tripartite Free Trade Area: A Step Closer to the African Economic Community? In: Bungenberg M., Herrmann C., Krajewski M., Terhechte J. (eds) European Yearbook of International Economic Law 2016. European Yearbook of International Economic Law, vol 7. Springer, Cham

Angwenyi, Vincent, Competition Law and Regional Integration: The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) (September 4, 2013). MIPLC Master Thesis Series (2012/2013). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2406825