People

Florentina Grubi-Vula

  • Senior Associate
  • Attorney at Law
  • Patent and Trademark Attorney

With more than ten years of experience in intellectual property, Florentina’s practice focuses on trademark prosecution and enforcement. She counsels clients on trademark protection, drafts assignments and licenses, advises on infringement matters and handles trademark proceedings before the Kosovo Industrial Property Office and the courts. Florentina has successfully assisted leading multinational companies across various industries, including pharmaceuticals, apparel, oil, hospitality and food and beverage with trademark prosecution and enforcement strategies. 

As a member of International Trademark Association (INTA), Florentina brought INTA’s Unreal Campaign to Kosovo as part of her work for the Europe and Central Asia Subcommittee of INTA’s Anti-Counterfeiting Committee.

Prior to joining SDP KOSOVË in 2009, Florentina worked on a commercial law project for the non-governmental organization Kosovar Civil Society Foundation.

Fluent Albanian and English, proficient Serbian and Spanish
  • Attorney at Law, Kosovo Bar Association, 2019
  • Patent and Trademark Attorney, Kosovo, 2010
  • Faculty of Law, Maastricht University, The Netherlands, Advanced Master in Intellectual Property Law and Knowledge Management, 2012
  • Faculty of Law, University of Prishtina, Kosovo, LLB, 2009
  • Student Engagement Sessions for International Trademark Association's Unreal Campaign in Prishtina, Kosovo on November 1, 8 and 22, 2017.
  • Contributor for Kosovo to the "Trademark Practitioner's Guide". S.M.D. Markeur. (2019)
  • Contributor for Kosovo to the "Trademark Licensing Guide". S.M.D. Markeur. (2019)
  • Contributor for Kosovo to the "Trademark Use Requirements Guide". S.M.D. Markeur. (2019)
  • Contributor for Kosovo to the "Grace Periods for Renewals Guide". S.M.D. Markeur. (2019)
  • "Kosovo Chapter". Trademark Practice & Forms Treatise. Thomson Reuters West. (April, 2015)
  • “Bayer Victorious in Trademark Dispute Against Kosovo Pharmacy”. World Trademark Review Daily. Globe Business Media Group. (February 25, 2015)
  • Contributor for Kosovo to the "International Copyright Law Survey". Mincov Law Corporation. Mincov Law Corporation. (March, 2013)
  • "New Law on Custom Measures for IP Rights in Kosovo". INTA Bulletin Vol. 65, Nr. 6. INTA. (March, 2010)
  • International Trademark Association Committee Member, Europe and Central Asia Subcommittee of the Anti-counterfeiting Committee, 2016 - 2017 Term
  • International Trademark Association Committee Member, Europe National Trademark Office Relations Subcommittee of the Trademark Office Practices Committee, 2014 - 2015 Term
  • International Trademark Association (INTA)