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Holiday Notice October 3, 2022

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Please be advised that our offices as well as the German Patent and Trademark Office (GPTO) and the European Patent Office (EPO) will be closed on Monday, October 3, 2022 (Day of German unity). If you need our assistance in urgent cases you can contact our emergency-service, operating on October 3, 2022…

Six BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT Patent Attorneys Pass European Qualifying Examination

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Deciding to undertake additional training after successfully completing your studies and parallel to your working life requires a great deal of commitment and hard work. Therefore, we are all the more delighted that six of our young patent attorneys have successfully passed the European Qualifying Examination.From…

“We run for peace” – Berlin company run 2022 with BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT

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Under the heading "Wir laufen für den Frieden” (We run for peace) the Berlin company run takes place for the 20th time this year. Our Berlin colleagues are once again taking part with great pleasure and commitment.As in previous years, donations are collected for charitable purposes during the…

Prof. Dr. Heinz Goddar and Melanie Müller appointed as lecturers at Bucerius Law School

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With effect from 1st May 2022, BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT patent attorney Prof. Dr. Heinz Goddar and BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT attorney at law Melanie Müller have been appointed as lecturers for industrial property rights at Bucerius Law School (BLS).Bucerius Law School - Hochschule für Rechtswissenschaften…

Hofbräuhaus lawsuit: Munich Regional Court I recognises protection of the reputation of the “Hofbräuhaus” trademark

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The Regional Court of Munich I grants protection of reputation to Hofbräu München's trade marks and corporate identifiers "Hofbräuhaus".A dispute between Hofbräu München, represented by BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT attorney at law Claudia Deppe, and John Scheller, owner of four Edeka stores in…

BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT congratulates on the successful completion of the European Qualifying Examination

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COVID-19 presents us all with great challenges on a daily basis. Therefore, the performances of our young patent attorneys, who passed the European Qualifying Examination under pandemic conditions, deserve all the more respect.In future, Simon Cornet, Dr. Hanno Flentje, Dr. Lara Gwinner, Dr. Laura…

BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT is committed to women in intellectual property law

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It is generally known that women in leading positions have an extremely positive influence on the culture of a company as well as on its working atmosphere. Employee motivation and customer satisfaction are strengthened and image and success are promoted in the long term.In contrast, women are still…

Felix Hermann nominated as “ad personam” member of the SACEPO Working Party on Guidelines

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BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT German and European Patent Attorney Felix Hermann has been appointed as an "ad personam" member of the Working Party on Guidelines (SACEPO/WPG) of the Standing Advisory Committee before the European Patent Office (SACEPO) for three years.Previously, Mr. Hermann had served…

Article by Dr. Martin Schaefer among the Top 10 Posts of 2020 on the Kluwer Copyright Blog

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The article "Why Metadata Matter for the Future of Copyright" by BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT attorney Dr. Martin Schaefer was online for only about one month and immediately landed in seventh place in the ranking of the most read posts on the Kluwer Copyright Blog in 2020.In his November 27, 2020 paper,…