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Fabio Adinolfi in GRUR-Prax 09/2024 on the effects of social media posts on design rights

BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT attorney at law Fabio Adinolfi explains in his article in GRUR-Prax 09/2024 how the sneakers worn by Rihanna in a social media post prevented Puma from obtaining Community design rights. The registration of a Community design (RCD)...

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Dr. Florian Schwab with article in WTR Daily on case T-76/23 – DDP Specialty Electronic Materials US 8 LLC v. EUIPO

In the online magazine World Trademark Review Daily, BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT partner and attorney at law Dr. Florian Schwab analyzes the decision of the General Court of the European Union of 17 April 2024 (Case T-76/23) on the infringement of...

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Holiday notices for May 2024

Our offices will be closed on the following public holidays: May 1, 2024 (Labour Day) May 9, 2024 (Ascension Day) May 20, 2024 (Whit Monday) May 30, 2024 (Corpus Christi) – only for offices Dusseldorf, Frankfurt and Munich Kindly send...

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Running for a good purpose – company run 2024 in Berlin and Bremen with BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT

In Bremen and Berlin, committed partners and employees of the law firm run for the benefit of charitable projects and organizations. Despite the wintry cold, strong wind and heavy downpours, numerous partners and employees are once again at the start...

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Dr. Julian Wernicke with article on invoices as proof of use in trade mark law in GRUR-Prax 07/2024

In issue 07/2024 of “GRUR-Prax – Gewerblicher Rechtsschutz und Urheberrecht, Praxis im Immaterialgüter- und Wettbewerbsrecht”, BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT lawyer Dr. Julian Wernicke discusses a judgment of the General Court of the European Union of 7 February 2024 (T-792/22), which deals...

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IP Summer Course 2024

We are pleased to announce our event series "IP Summer Course - Obtaining, Enforcing and Evaluating Intellectual Property Rights in Europe" for 2024. In-house counsels, patent and trade mark managers as well as IP experts are cordially invited to Munich from June 20 to 28, 2024 to learn and exchange information on important aspects of obtaining and protecting intellectual property in Europe.

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Prof. Dr. Heinz Goddar and Melanie Müller write article as part of commemorative publication for Prof. Dr. Thomas Kühnen

Commemorative publication on the occasion of Prof. Dr. Thomas Kühnen’s retirement from judicial service Prof. Dr. Thomas Kühnen set standards as a patent attorney and as a judge for patent law at the Higher Regional Court Dusseldorf. He retired from...

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Patent Applications for AI Technologies at Record High

The innovation landscape in the field of artificial intelligence (AI) is flourishing. This is the result of a recent analysis by the German Patent and Trade Mark Office (DPMA). Speaking in Munich, Eva Schewior, President of the DPMA, reported that...

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Prof. Dr. Goddar, Dr. Xia Pfaffen­zeller and Melanie Müller are patent experts at the China IP SME Help­desk of the European Commission

In addition to BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT partner and patent attorney Prof. Dr. Heinz Goddar and patent attorney Dr. Xia Pfaffenzeller, both of whom have been patent experts in the China IP SME Helpdesk program of the European Commission for some...

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