REGISTRATION AND ADMINISTRATION OF
You would like to positively distinguish your own products or services compared to competitive products with the help of particularly distinctive trademarks? You would like to secure your market leadership that you achieved through hard work and by high quality standards and/or an unique selling point of your goods and services compared to your competitors? We are able to help you by good trademark protection! We will give you advice on all questions regarding trademark protection on a national as well as on international level.
In the beginning we will help you with developing the right trademark strategies and with creating a trademark portfolio by putting our focus on the maximum image transfer of your company. Additionally, we take over all services regarding the trademark: research, registration and monitoring of a trademark as well as its defense and enforcement against third parties.
For our clients, we register German trademarks, Community trademarks and IR-trademarks, we secure their priority abroad and we coordinate trademark registrations outside Europe in a timely and effective manner with the help of our worldwide network of highly specialized trademark counselors in abroad. We also administrate the trademark portfolios of our clients at the German Patent and Trademark office, the European Union Intellectual Property Organization (EUIPO) and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and we ensure their prolongation.
PROTECTION AND DEFENSE OF TRADEMARKS
We monitor the trademarks of our clients with regard to potential trademark infringements on a national as well as on an international level. Upon request of our clients and in the case of infringement of property rights we admonish the trademark infringers and, if necessary, we enforce the claim to a cease and desist order against a third party by a preliminary injunction and/or in principal proceedings. The legal enforcement of omission claims and claims for damages can be complemented by customs and handling border seizure proceedings. In addition, we represent our clients also in opposition and cancellation proceedings and we defend the trademark rights of our clients before the German Patent and Trademark Office, the EUIPO and the WIPO.