Magnus Friberg specialises in all legal aspects relating to commercial and non-commercial communicative measures including advertising, intellectual property protection and free speech. Magnus’ expertise includes specifically regulated areas such as the marketing of alcohol and tobacco, gaming and lotteries, e-commerce and distance selling, corruptive marketing measures including co-operation between the industry and the healthcare sector, credit marketing, specific media legislation, product safety and privacy protection.
He also have extensive experience of regulatory matters in the innovative life sciences fields including food, pharmaceuticals, medical devices and cosmetics covering all aspects among which marketing, labelling and product safety issues. He represents his clients in court litigation and in negotiations with government agencies and competitors. Among Magnus’ clients, both Swedish and multinational, he counts market leaders in all branches of industry for example the food and drink industry, pharma as well as advertising agencies, new starts, and industry organizations. He is also an appreciated lecturer and speaker.
LL M, Lund University (1990)
Partner, Advokatbyrån Gulliksson (2015- )
Specialist Counsel, Setterwalls Advokatbyrå AB (2006-2015)
Associate/Attorney-at-law, Advokatbyrån Konsultbyrån för Marknadsrätt Malmö AB (1990-2006)
IP law disputes, media and market law
Food industry, Life Sciences, pharmaceutical industry
Swedish and English
Swedish Bar Association, Food Lawyers Network
Green Claims on Food, Boin G., Conte-Salinas N., Grube M., Rusconi G. (Eds.), Krell Weyland Grube, 2014;
Advertising Food, Aude Mahy Eds., Lexxion, 2014;
Food Law International, Food Safety And Policy in the European Union, Springer, 2015.
EU-Food Information Regulation 1169/2011, Implementing Mesures by Member States, Karsten J (Ed). 2016
Article European Food and Feed Law Review, 5/2016 (volume 11), How Do You Best Build Trust – by Following the Law or by Creating Law? Or both?