Rudi Holzhauer

Of Counsel

Rudi Holzhauer has been working in intellectual property law since 1981, both as a scientist and in practice. He worked for more than 30 years at the Erasmus University Rotterdam, taught various faculties (law, economics, business administration) and wrote a number of books on IP and advertising law. Van idee naar IE  (“From idea to IP”) appears in the 5th edition in 2019. More information can be found on

Rudi was active as a deputy judge for about 10 years in the patent chamber of the Court of The Hague. In the period 2005-2009 he developed, as associate professor, the contents of the “BBMM” training for trademark and design patent attorneys. For the Chamber of Commerce, he also gave courses in trade name law. In the post-graduate course in Brand Management he tought the course Introduction in IP for many years.

Rudi has been working at TLG since 2019 as Of Counsel to support and further expand the IP section. He gives courses in the field of intellectual property law and supports the IP section of TLG lawyers.


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