German and European Patent Law - An Introduction

This seminar presents the basics of intellectual property protection with a focus on patent law. For example, the following issues are dealt with:

- The purpose and incentives of patent law

- The basic principles of Patent law (novelty, inventive step)

- Examination procedures

- Opposition proceedings

- Infringement proceedings

- Further intellectual property rights (utility models, trade marks, designs)

- Costs

The seminar aims to provide the participants with a comprehensive overview broadly covering the various options pertaining to intellectual property protection. At the same time, the seminar sets out to clarify the risks and dangers typically encountered in this field.

At your request, the seminar can either be held at our premises or at your company.