Intellectual Property and Competition Law

We comprehensively assist our clients in all matters of intellectual property law. Our work focuses on advising and drafting national and international licence, usage and transfer agreements as well as advising and representing clients in court and out-of-court disputes in connection with infringements of intellectual property rights, in particular copyright, trademark, labelling, domain and patent rights.

Our work in the field of trade mark law also includes strategic and conceptual advice on the development of trade marks, the registration and administration of national, foreign and international trade marks as well as representation in proceedings before the German and European Offices and in court proceedings.

In competition law, we provide comprehensive preventive support in the drafting of contracts and general terms and conditions, in the planning and implementation of competition-related measures and in any disputes concerning unfair competition. In addition, we advise and represent you in asserting and defending yourself against breaches of competition law in the form of warning letters, protective letters, interim injunctions and legal proceedings.

We also offer comprehensive advice in the fields of copyright law, design law, utility model law and employee invention law.