• acquiring and maintaining patents, designs, trademarks and utility models
  • examination and registration procedures
  • opposition, nullification and infringement trials
  • German Law on Inventions of Employees: rights and duties of employers and employees
  • trademark and design searches
  • technical searches, patent/utility model searches

Main technical fields

  • material sciences (particularly alloys, glasses, ceramics)
  • micro- and nanotechnology
  • optics and lithography (particularly EUV, X-ray)
  • analytical instruments
  • home appliances
  • chemical engineering