Trademark Law

Trademark litigation and counsel on all aspects of brand and trademark protection, brand strategies and worldwide trademark protection, including the following: 

 

  • Warnings and injunction proceedings
  • Representation against infringement of German, European and international trademarks
  • Representation before German and European trademark courts
  • Strategic litigation for owners of brands
  • Litigation with respect to new types of trademarks (color marks, three-dimensional marks, etc.)
  • Counsel and representation on product piracy and plagiarism
  • Counsel and representation in German and European border seizure proceedings
  • Seizures at trade fairs and exhibitions; representation in trade fair disputes
  • Counsel and representation in contract disputes re trademarks and other brands
  • Counsel and representation in domain law
  • Representation in German, European and international domain name disputes;
  • Representation in arbitration proceedings under the UDRP
  • Enforcement of claims arising from company brands
  • Registration of trade marks worldwide
  • National and international management of trademark portfolios
  • Representation in all official trademark proceedings at the German Patent and Trademark Office (DPMA), the European Trademark Office (OHIM) and the International Trademark Office (WIPO)
  • Counsel and representation in opposition, cancellation and revocation proceedings before all trademark offices
  • Representation before the Federal Patent Court, the Federal Court of Justice (alongside admitted counsel), the European Court and the European Court of Justice
  • Counsel re contracts involving trademarks
  • Drafting and negotiation of prior rights and delimitation agreements
  • Drafting and negotiating trademark purchase and license agreements
  • Substantiating title rights and copyrights, placement of copyright announcements
  • Enforcement of titles of works