Kelemenis & Co. represents V&S on all its IP matters in Greece

Kelemenis & Co. has been retained by the V&S Group, one of world’s leading producers and distributors of wines and spirits including ABSOLUT VODKA, to represent the company in Greece in connection with all its intellectual property matters. The firm shall also advise the Group on other legal matters on an ad hoc basis and has already been instructed to advise on distributorship arrangements under Greek law, including the extent to which the indemnity and damages provided for commercial agents under directive 86/653/EEC are applicable to a Greek distribution agreement. The V&S Group employees more than 2,100 employees and in 2007 attained sales amounting to 1.5 billion euros. Its best known product, ABSOLUT VODKA, is the fourth largest international premium spirits brand in the world.