Prosecution – Litigation – IP Strategy

We provide competent advice and services for IP rights and all topics concerning such IP rights. Moreover, we support our clients in decision making, and we take over responsibility as representatives at all German and European IP institutions and courts, including litigation courts.

Our Field of Practice

Patent Law
Trademark Law
Design Law
Know-How Protection
Getting ready for the EU-Trade Secret Law
Validity, Infringement, Freedom-to-Operate Assessments (Opinions)
German Employee Inventions Act
Tech Contracts, Licensing
Infringements, Litigations
Portfolio Management

Admitted Representatives at whitespace

European Patent Office (EPA)
German Patent Office (DPMA)
European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO)
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
German Federal Patent Court (Bundespatentgericht, BPatG)
German Supreme Court for nullity proceedings (BGH)
Unified Patent Court (UPC) (after taking effect)
European Court of Justice (ECJ)
Federal Plant Variety Office
Community Plant Variety Office (CPVO)

We provide comprehensive services for different sorts of products, methods and applications and we are searching for a broader technological contexts than is visible at a first glancennWe advise and represent you for all products, processes and applications. We specialize to think and act across technologies. We do have a network of patent attorneys with whom we cooperate if the question posed is in a field outside of our technological core competence. We offer this service worldwide.

Technological Core Competencies

Chemistry, Biotechnology, Life Sciences
Pharmaceuticals, Personalized Medicine
Diagnostics, Companion Diagnostics
Regenerative Medicine, Tissue Engineering
Natural Products , Cosmetics , Life Style Products
Medical Technology
Big Data, Industry 4.0, Industry of Things (IoT), Digitalization
Business Ecosystems

Our services and representations whitespace

Inventor counseling
Filing of IP rights
Opposition Proceedings
Appeal Proceedings
Nullity and Cancellation Proceedings
IP Enforcement