Taco specializes in intellectual property, law & technology and the contract law that is associated with these areas. His clients are active in the field of high tech systems, ICT, materials science, design and entertainment. Besides these activities Taco supports innovative entrepreneurs in the sporting world.
Taco likes to solve a problem before the problem actually occurs. He is on his best when innovators ask him to think along in a way that they can develop their business on a legal responsible way.
Taco loves to write, review and negotiate (international) contracts, including license agreements, collaboration agreements, (joint) development contracts, distribution agreements and purchase agreements.
Taco also advises his clients on the best possible ways to protect their inventions, technical know-how , creative performances and trademarks and assists his clients in the fight against counterfeiting.
Taco’s roots are in Nijmegen, where he has studied law. Nowadays he lives in Eindhoven. Taco has also studied civil engineering at the Technical University in Delft. During his years in Delft, Taco realized that he was more interested in the general concepts of technology than the nitty gritty details thereof.
Taco has been working as an attorney-at-law since 1992. From 2000 onwards, Taco also works as an outside legal counsel for major multinational technology companies.