Linus Byström

linusM.Sc.EE. and Industrial Economy
European Patent Attorney
Swedish Authorised IP Attorney

C.E.I.P.I. Univ. Dipl. European Patent Litigation


Linus has extensive experience within the medical device field, ranging from software to mechanical inventions, as well as the telecommunications field. He has worked with IP portfolio management building strategic portfolios around product ranges, including drafting and prosecuting patent applications throughout the world as well as with oppositions and appeals. Linus also has extensive experience of IP risk management and value analysis, including freedom-to-operate opinions and due diligence.

Prior to joining KIPA, he worked as Head of Professional Services at Patrix AB, a company developing and implementing software for managing IP portfolios. At this position, he coordinated projects for implementing the software, many times with a focus to improve quality and efficiency of IP organizations.

As the Head of Intellectual Property and Patent Counsel at Nobel Biocare, a world leader in esthetic restorative dental solutions, he implemented strategies from the intellectual property perspective in a multinational company. This position brought in-depth knowledge of CAD based surgical planning systems, medical implants, and production processes of individualized medical devices. He also supported the business in IP agreement negotiations, and made numerous infringement/non-infringement opinions. Furthermore, Linus participated in IP litigation in various countries in Europe and North America as patent counsel in cooperation with legal counsels.

He also has extensive experience working as a European patent attorney in private practice with an emphasis in the telecommunication field.

Linus is one of the three first in Sweden to complete the C.E.I.P.I. Univ. Dipl. European Patent Litigation.

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