Taking into account the continuing globalization of markets and the resulting growth of international competitive pressure, intangible assets are becoming a more and more important factor for the success of a business. Protecting and enforcing intellectual property rights is therefore an indispensable part of any business strategy.
We develop and implement strategic concepts for the protection and enforcement of their rights for our clients.
»What the team is known for: Noted Frankfurt and Mannheim IP practice with a particular focus on trade mark law including advisory, contentious and transaction-related matters.«
»Represents clients from across several different industries, advising multinational companies as well as local entities. Possesses further expertise in patent and design rights matters.«
Success in international competition requires the effective protection of intan-
gible assets. Intellectual property infringement extends across domestic boundaries and concerns all companies and fields of business. Our attorneys have extensive experience in all relevant areas of intellectual and industrial property law, namely patent law, trademark law, copyright law and laws against unfair competition as well as press and media law. Thanks to our cooperation with respected domestic and international law firms, we are able to protect and enforce intangible assets across borders and to advise on all matters concerning intellectual property in connection with business transactions, joint ventures, cooperation agreements, etc.
»The lawyers are very knowledgeable and quick in responding. It is an A-team of experts.«
The need to use the latest in information technologies results in considerable investments and dependencies for any business. Therefore, the chances modern information technology affords are mirrored by considerable risks which must be recognized and prevented. This in mind, we advise and represent business and governmental clients in complex IT and outsourcing projects – from the tender phase to contract drafting and negotiation, conclusion of the agreements and beyond.
»The advice is quick, comprehensive and of good quality. The firm houses broad expertise in IP.«
Ambiguous and insufficient contractual provisions in connection with outsourcing or research and development projects as well as licence agreements and disputes resulting from these can lead to grave consequences for any business. Therefore, a legally sound agreement, appropriately taking into account the interests of
all parties involved, is the essential framework for a successful and lasting cooperation. Together with our clients, we ensure that the contractual agreements reflect the economic conditions and the expectations of the parties in a correct legal manner and avoid future conflicts.