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Bremer & De Zwaan is a niche law firm, specialised in intellectual property, corporate law, governance and media. We focus on matters of copyright, corporate law, unlawful competition, trademarks and tradenames, design and database rights and give advice and support on mergers and acquisitions, insolvency, disputes, cooperation, supervision and control.

Thus, the arts, culture, design, non-profit and health care are our main domains.

Among the firm’s clients are producers, publishers, retail companies, investors, cultural institutions, non-profit organisations, museums, health care organizations, architects, designers and authors.

The lawyers at the firm can assist you in litigation and advisory matters, in both common issues and innovative and complicated questions.

Bremer & De Zwaan was founded in 2003, and is located in Amsterdam.



Also in 2023 Bremer de Zwaan sponsors Cinekid

Bremer de Zwaan sponsors Cinekid

Monica is participant of the ICJ “access to Justice during Covid-19” expert discussion:

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On 11 May 2020 the ICJ report has been published with regard to the March 2019 investigation mission on the independency of lawyers in the Ukraine. Monica Bremer was participating as acting President of the Amsterdam Bar Association.

Between the Rock and the Anvil lawyers under Attack in the Ukraine

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On 3 March 2020 Monica Bremer moderated a meeting for lawyers in De Balie, Amsterdam

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On 23 January 2020 Marcel de Zwaan lectures on neighbouring rights and collective rights management

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On 11 November 2019 Monica Bremer teaches the course  ‘Corporate law in the non-profit sector’

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Visiting address:
Keizersgracht 62-64
1015 CS Amsterdam
The Netherlands

Mailing address
Postbus 15530
1001 Amsterdam
The Netherlands


Tel  +31 (0)20 530 5500