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New unitary patent or classical bundle patent? Use the cost simulator on our website!

In all probability, the Unitary Patent System will kick off on 1 June 2023. Applicants of European patents which will be granted on or after that date, thus, have two options....

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No use as trademark in a company’s own customer loyalty system

According to a decision of the OLG Nuremberg, the use of a sign for a company’s own customer loyalty system does not constitute use as a trademark, unlike in the cas...

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Press Coverage

IP people moves and firm announcements

Below are some of the latest senior practitioner moves and firm news across the world. Readers should note that firm and practitioner news can also be found on a firm's review page. EUROPE

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Royalty Pharma and Ionis enter into Royalty Agreement for up to $1.1 Billion to further advance Ionis´ genetic medicines and commercial

• Royalty Pharma to acquire an interest in SPINRAZA® and pelacarsen royalties – Ionis retains majority of royalties and all milestones from Novartis for pelacarsen • Royalty Pharma to pay Io...

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Maiwald wins important opposition case for its client Acetate International LLC at the European Patent Office

Maiwald GmbH in Munich has achieved an important victory for its client Acetate International LLC at the European Patent Office. Acetate International LLC is part of the Celanese group which has a long history of producing cellulose acetate products for commercial applicatio...

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Staff News

Dr Lars Häusler and his team join forces with Maiwald Düsseldorf

With effect from 1 January 2023, Maiwald GmbH, one of Germany's leading law firms in the field of intellectual property, is expanding its presence in Düsseldorf, both in term...

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Dr Aliki Busse joins Maiwald as partner

Trademark, design and competition law specialist Dr Aliki Busse will, toget...

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Maiwald appoints Dr Christian Meyer and Dr Nils Braun as partners

Maiwald, one of Germany's leading intellectual property law firms, has appointed

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Publications

Europe’s new Unitary Patent System will affect IP Agreements, Law360 2023

by Dr Marco Stief The introduction of the European patent and co...

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Die Reform der Gruppenfreistellungsverordnungen – FuE- und Spezialisierungs-GVO 2023, Wirtschaft und Wettbewerb 01/2023

by Dr Marco Stief with Dr Anna Giedke, Dipl. jur. Selina Stachowitz ...

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IP as a means of securing a loan under German law, Managing IP 2023

Intellectual property can be utilised commercially in many ways. In addition to the traditional forms – such as the granting of licences, selling, and the judicial enforceme...

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Awards

IAM Strategy 300 Global Leaders 2023

This year IAM has once again invited top IP strategists to tell readers more about their careers in intellectual property, top lessons learned along the way and their views on...

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Who´s Who Legal 2023

We are delighted that Dr Marco Stief has once again been recognized by Who's Who Legal as National Leader Germany in ...

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Maiwald awarded as Top Employer for Medium-Sized Companies by Focus

At Maiwald, we do our best to ensure that all of our colleagues feel comfortable and we are constantly trying to improve ourselves in order to achieve the best possible workin...

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Events

Maiwald Seminar in Düsseldorf on March 23, 2023

On March 23, 2023, Maiwald will host a seminar on "Software, Plausibility und UPC" at the Sturmfreie Bude in Düsseldorf. The event is aimed at colleagues and clients in the industry of any type and size.

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Online Workshop: Pharmaceutical Patents in Practice +++ The seminar has been postponed and may take place at another date +++

+++ The seminar has been postponed and may take place at another date +++ The Forum Institute's online workshop on "Pharmaceutical Patents in Practice" will take place on 08 February 2023. Together with Dr Holger Dormann, Dr Thomas Friede will provide important ...

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