Intellectual Property Law (IP) GERMANY

As assets held by a company, industrial property rights continue to gain significance. It is accordingly important to protect innovations as best as possible, to develop strategies for their use and to successfully prevent violations of the law. The German lawyers of WilmerHale advise and represent companies, associations, universities and research institutes in all aspects of industrial property rights and intellectual property law, often working together with lawyers from our international practice group.

We possess industry-specific knowledge for advising publishing houses and biotechnology and information technology firms.

Focuses of our practice include:

  • Developing strategies to register and enforce all industrial property rights
  • Trademark registrations
  • Advising in all intellectual property matters
  • Reviewing, processing and negotiating complex and cross-border license, distribution and technology transfer contracts
  • Assisting in IT projects, from the tendering procedure to structuring the agreement to project implementation
  • Representing our clients in patent infringement proceedings and in disputes under competition, intellectual property and trademark laws 

As assets held by a company, industrial property rights continue to gain significance. It is accordingly important to protect innovations as best as possible, to develop strategies for their use and to successfully prevent violations of the law. The German lawyers of WilmerHale advise and represent companies, associations, universities and research institutes in all aspects of industrial property rights and intellectual property law, often working together with lawyers from our international practice group.

We possess industry-specific knowledge for advising publishing houses and biotechnology and information technology firms.

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Braun, Martin

Dr. Martin Braun

Partner

+49 69 27 10 78 207 (t)

martin.braun@wilmerhale.com

Braun, Martin

Dr. Martin Braun

Partner

+49 69 27 10 78 207 (t)

martin.braun@wilmerhale.com

Dr. Vanessa Wettner

Dr. Vanessa Wettner

Partner

+49 69 27 10 78 201 (t)

vanessa.wettner@wilmerhale.com

Gey LL.M., Peter

Dr. Peter Gey, LL.M.

Special Counsel

+49 69 27 10 78 204 (t)

peter.gey@wilmerhale.com

Müller, Johannes

Dr. Johannes Müller

Associate

+49 69 27 10 78 029 (t)

johannes.mueller@wilmerhale.com