Maiwald – Intellectual Property

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Our success is built on individual consultation and acting with foresight. You can trust our highly professional team of patent attorneys and lawyers who are experienced specialists in all aspects of intellectual property law.

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We help you protect and safeguard your intellectual property. We have a particular expertise in coordinating and managing global patent portfolios.

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We provide support and advice in disputes concerning validity of intellectual property rights and on infringement issues.

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We advise on filing strategies and evaluate freedom-to-operate questions as well as validity of IP rights.

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We support and guide you through contract negotiations and M&A transactions from a patent law perspective.

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29 Jun 2022

Sequence Listings in New Format – WIPO ST. 26 in force from 1 July 2022 on

On 1 July 2022 (the “Big Bang”-Date) a new sequence listing (SQL) standard will come into force. On that date, all Intellectual Property Offices ...

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28 Jun 2022

EU-Initiative zu Zwangslizenzen – Chance oder Wettbewerbsnachteil? Arzneimittel & Recht, 2022

In an article just recently published in the journal Arzneimittel & Recht (Edition 03/22) Dr Gisela Grabow...

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24 Jun 2022

Handelsblatt: Best Lawyers Germany 2022

This year, the US publication Best Lawyers recommended 16 Maiwald attorneys as the best in their field. The Best Lawyers Ranking was published in the Handelsblatt Spezial – ...

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