KAUFMANN® Patent- und Rechtsanwälte deals with all aspects of intellectual property law.

This includes particularly:

  • application and maintenance of patents, trademarks, utility models and design patents and legal representation through all instances including objection and opposition procedures, appeal proceedings as well as invalidity and cancellation actions;
  • legal representation of copy right and competition law cases including software protection;
  • elaboration of license agreements and assignments concerning acquisition and transfer of intellectual property rights;
  • elaboration of technical and legal surveys
  • preparation of search reports concerning state of the art, novelty, identity and non-infringement as well as monitoring of patents, trademarks and designs;
  • consulting in cases of infringement and legal representation in court;
  • monetary assessment of trademarks and technical property rights;
  • funding consultancy in terms of patent, trademark and design application, especially funding projects WIPANO and MEP;
  • presentations, lectures and seminars in our office or in-house on selected intellectual property issues;