Patents, Trademarks and Designs
Analyzing new ideas to identify innovations to be protected.
Advising on the optimal strategy for property right applications considering legal and commercial aspects.
Drafting application documents for national and international applications.
Representation before the German Patent and Trade Mark Office (DPMA), the European Patent Office (EPO), the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).
Global protection of innovations in co-operation with handpicked national associates (e.g. in the US, China, Japan).
Conducting active and passive proceedings in infringement, opposition, cancellation and revocation matters.
Representation in appeal and revocation proceedings before the Federal Patent Court (BPatG) and the Federal Court of Justice (BGH).
Administration of your intellectual property rights as external patent department (IP management).
Analyzing, optimizing and valuing your IP portfolio, drafting an IP strategy for your needs.