Our attorneys have extensive experience and know-how in all areas of intellectual property law, including patent law, trade mark law, utility model law, design law and employee invention law, as well as other areas such as contract and licensing law.
We specialise primarily in the technical fields of mechanical and plant engineering, automotive engineering, fastening technology, fluidic valves, analysis and measurement technology and printing technology, as well as deep drilling technology, medical technology, bioanalytics, environmental technology, biotechnology, plastics technology and renewable energies.
We provide expert advice to our clients on the acquisition of both German and international IP rights, we represent them before the German and European Patent and Trade Mark Offices, we support them in enforcing their rights by participating in lawsuits on their behalf and we help them in defending their rights against third party attacks. In matters relating to foreign IP rights, we work closely with our highly qualified and experienced partners in all the major industrial countries. We have experience in issues relating to employee invention law and in the calculation of appropriate remuneration for inventors. Our clients also benefit from our expertise and experience in drawing up licence and know-how agreements.
The subject areas we deal with are as varied as the clients we represent. We work with large international conglomerates as well as small and medium-sized businesses and individuals.