Dr. Carl-Richard Haarmann, Attorney at Law at BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT

Dr. Carl-Richard Haarmann

Dr. Carl-Richard Haarmann, Attorney at Law at BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT

Dr. Carl-Richard Haarmann

Attorney at Law (Germany)


Contact


Pettenkoferstraße 22
80336 Munich
Germany

T +49 (89) 55 96 80
F +49 (89) 55 96 85 090

Jägerhofstraße 21
40479 Dusseldorf
Germany

T +49 (211) 71 17 00
F +49 (211) 71 17 017

1 Fuxing Zhong Lu, Suite 1208
200021 Shanghai
China

T +86 (21) 6391 9290
F +86 (21) 6391 9295




Carl-Richard Haarmann focuses on infringement proceedings in patent and trade mark law, and on trade mark portfolio management.He studied law in Freiburg, Heidelberg, Leuven, and Münster. He spent part of the period of his studies in Canada and South Africa. His dissertation dealt with particular aspects of contract law.

Carl-Richard Haarmann has been practising law at BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT since 1997. His work as a partner comprises the management of trade mark portfolios of international companies as well as medium-sized companies. Additionally, he represents clients in German and cross-border infringement proceedings not only in patent law but also in trademark law. He is also comprehensively involved in licensing law.

Carl-Richard Haarmann is a visiting lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences Munich and guest professor at the Graduate School of Material Science of the National Yunlin University of Science and Technology, Taiwan. Carl-Richard Haarmann has also been appointed visiting professor at the Xiangtan University, PR China, and visiting faculty at the National Law University Delhi, India.

BEST LAWYERS again lists Carl-Richard Haarmann among the best lawyers in Germany in 2021 and LEGAL 500 Germany 2021 highlights his activities in the areas of trade mark and competition law for the fourth time in a row and thus repeatedly ranks him among the lawyers recommended by Legal 500. Dr. Haarmann was also awarded the “Trade mark star 2021” by Managing Intellectual Property IP Stars.

Carl-Richard Haarmann is a member of the Munich and Dusseldorf Bar Association, the German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR), the International Association of Intellectual Property (AIPPI), the International Trademark Association (INTA), the Licensing Executives Society Deutsche Landesgruppe e.V. (LES), the Licensing Executives Society International (LESI), and the European Communities Trade Mark Association (ECTA).

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Prof. Dr. Heinz Goddar

Prof. Dr. Heinz Goddar

German Patent Attorney
European Patent Attorney
European Trade Mark and Design Attorney
Diplom-Physiker


Contact


Pettenkoferstraße 22
80336 Munich
Germany

T +49 (89) 55 96 80
F +49 (89) 55 96 85 090

1 Fuxing Zhong Lu, Suite 1208
200021 Shanghai
China

T +86 (21) 6391 9290
F +86 (21) 6391 9295




Prof. Dr. Heinz Goddar (Patent Attorney, European Patent and Trademark Attorney) is a partner at BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT. His office is located in Munich. From his technical education Prof. Dr. Goddar is a physicist.He teaches Patent and Licensing Law as an honorary Professor for Intelectual Property at the University of Bremen and at the Munich Intellectual Property Law Center (MIPLC), Munich as well as at various foreign universities. With effect from 01 May 2022, Prof. Dr. Goddar has been appointed as a lecturer for industrial property rights at Bucerius Law School (BLS) in Hamburg.

Prof. Dr. Goddar is a Past-President of LES International (LESI) and as former President of LES Germany member of the Advisory Board thereof. In 2005 he received the Gold Medal of LESI, and in 2014 he was inducted into the IAM IP Hall of Fame.

Professor Goddar is counted by “IAM Strategy 250” among the “World’s Leading IP Strategists”. The JUVE Handbook 2019/2020 ranks Professor Goddar as one of the leading names among German Patent Attorneys with physics at their technical focus. Best Lawyers 2018 rated him amongst the top attorneys in Germany. Legal 500 Germany 2015/2016 recommends him in the field of Patent Law.

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Christian W. Appelt, Patent Attorney at BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT

Christian W. Appelt

Christian W. Appelt, Patent Attorney at BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT

Christian W. Appelt

German Patent Attorney
European Patent Attorney
European Trade Mark and Design Attorney
Diplom-Physiker


Contact


Pettenkoferstraße 22
80336 Munich
Germany

T +49 (89) 55 96 80
F +49 (89) 55 96 85 090

1 Fuxing Zhong Lu, Suite 1208
200021 Shanghai
China

T +86 (21) 6391 9290
F +86 (21) 6391 9295




Christian W. Appelt is focused on personal counseling of SMEs in Germany and Europe in all aspects of Intellectual Property, especially Patents and Utility Models, and on representing and advising large, internationally active companies, especially from Japan, China, and the US. His technical concentration is on physics, mechanical engineering, electronics, and computer technology (ICT). Besides drafting and prosecuting patent applications, Christian W. Appelt especially concentrates on representing and advising his clients in opposition and nullity proceedings, as well as in patent litigation proceedings. He represents his clients at the German patent authorities and courts, as well as at the European Patent Office (EPO).

Christian W. Appelt studied physics, majoring in Solid State Physics (Dipl. Phys. equivalent to MSc) at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg. Besides his professional career in Europe, he worked in Japan for two years for a patent law firm in Osaka, in the patent department of Ebara Corporation, and in the IP department of Sony Corporation in Tokyo.

Christian W. Appelt regularly teaches intellectual property law, especially at the Tokyo University of Science (TUS) in Tokyo and at Osaka University (Intellectual Property Center, IPrism). Since 2004, he is an assistant professor at the University of Applied Sciences, Kiel, Germany. Additionally, he regularly gives lectures at events and seminars of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), of the EPO, and of the Association of German Engineers (VDI).

Together with his partner Heinz Goddar, Christian W. Appelt wrote the EPC Handbook – Guide for Practitioner, which has been published in Japan already in its 4th edition, and which has also been published in China, Taiwan, India, and in Arabic language.

Best Lawyers is listing Christian W. Appelt in its peer-reviewed “Best Lawyers in Germany” continuously since 2009. Also, other publications such as JUVE and IAM Patent 1000 have been listing Christian W. Appelt for many years as a highly recommended patent attorney. Managing Intellectual Property ranks him as an “IP Star” in his core professional areas “Filing & Prosecution”, “Opposition & Appeals”, as well as in “Litigation”.

Christian W. Appelt is a member of the Board of the German chapter of the Licensing Executives Society (LES) since 2010, acting as President from 2018 to 2020 and currently as “Immediate Past President”. He is also member of the German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR).

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