Eugenia Kolivos

Partner. Sydney.

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Eugenia Kolivos

Eugenia is one of Australia’s foremost experts in intellectual property, information technology and franchising and knows all the ins-and-outs of the protection, maintenance and commercialisation of proprietary knowledge.

She is consistently sought out by major Australian and international companies for her expertise in intellectual property, information technology, technology licensing, major procurement and outsourcing arrangements, Eugenia applies her trademark skill and ability to think outside the box and achieve the right result for her clients.

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Eugenia is one of Australia’s foremost experts in intellectual property, information technology and franchising and knows all the ins-and-outs of the protection, maintenance and commercialisation of proprietary knowledge.

She is consistently sought out by major Australian and international companies for her expertise in intellectual property, information technology, technology licensing, major procurement and outsourcing arrangements, Eugenia applies her trademark skill and ability to think outside the box and achieve the right result for her clients.

Acting for a number of household names including the Johnson & Johnson Group, Sony Australia and NBN Co, Eugenia also advises on advertising and marketing issues as well as contractual drafting and other counsel.

“Pre-eminent Leading Commercialisation and IP Transaction Lawyer” Doyle's Guide, 2016
Eugenia Kolivos

Eugenia's Expertise

  • Johnson & Johnson group of companies Acted for of Johnson & Johnson Pacific, Janssen Cilag, Johnson & Johnson Medical and Tasmanian Alkaloids across a broad range of projects including reviewing advertising and marketing materials, trade promotion activities, preparing, clinical trial agreements, privacy advices, general procurement, IT arrangements, health regulatory advice and promotional activities.
  • National Broadband Network Co Advising on major IT procurement projects including the sourcing of data centre hosting and platform arrangements, privacy advice, review of website content and marketing materials.
  • Downer Group Limited Acting for Downer on a number of key IT projects including implementation of IT solutions for NSW Rollingstock PPP project.
  • Sony Australia Limited Advises on key advertising and marketing campaigns, trade promotions, licensing and related IP issues.
  • Acision UK Limited Advising on implementation of key IT platforms and video compression software for major telecommunication companies including advising on support, maintenance and escrow arrangements.

Eugenia's Leadership

  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth • Board Member
    • North America Focus Group Member
  • Intellectual Property Society of Australia and New Zealand Member
  • Advertising Standards Board Panel Member
  • University of New South Wales Guest Lecturer
  • Law Society of New South Wales Member

What others say

  • “Leading Lawyer - Intellectual Property: Trade Mark & Copyright” Chambers Asia Pacific and Global Guides, 2009-2018
  • “Leading Individual - Intellectual Property” Asia Pacific Legal 500, 2018
  • “Lawyer of the Year - Franchise Law - Sydney” Best Lawyers Peer Review, 2018
  • “Best Lawyer - Outsourcing Law” Best Lawyers Peer Review, 2018
  • “Best Lawyer - Health & Aged Care” Best Lawyers Peer Review, 2015-2018
  • “Best Lawyer - Franchise” Best Lawyers Peer Review, 2013-2018
  • “Best Lawyer - Intellectual Property” Best Lawyers Peer Review, 2011-2018
  • “Best Lawyer - Information Technology” Best Lawyers Peer Review, 2010-2018
  • “A class act” Chambers Asia Pacific Guide, 2016
  • “Pre-eminent Leading Commercialisation and IP Transaction Lawyer” Doyles Guide, 2016
  • “Focused on solutions and very approachable” Asia Pacific Legal 500, 2015
  • “Pre-eminent Commercial IP Lawyer” Doyles Guide 2015
  • “Lawyer of the Year - Information Technology - Sydney” Best Lawyers Peer Review, 2014
  • “Particular expertise in information technology-related IP matters together with franchising and the commercialisation of IP rights in general.” Chambers Global Guide, 2013
  • “One of The World’s Leading Patent and Technology Licensing Lawyers” Edition of the IAM 250, 2011/2012
  • “Recommended Practitioner - IP Licensing Field” Edition of the IAM 250, 2011/2012
  • “Able to identify and explain complex issues and her advice is well tailored so as to be provided in plain language.” Chambers Asia Pacific Guide, 2018

Eugenia's Thinking