Welcome to Bauer · Vorberg · Kayser
We and our team are pleased to be at your disposal should you have any questions regarding intellectual property rights. We offer comprehensive, no-hassle advice that is always adapted to your needs.
What we can do for you...
• We offer representation in all areas of intellectual property protection. This includes the protection of technical innovations (patents, utility models), property rights in trademarks, company rights, Internet domains and the protection of designs (design models).
• We carry out application procedures for all industrial property rights, starting with preparation of the application itself, the execution of necessary measures with the competent authorities, right through to the registration or granting of the property right. We represent all of your technical intellectual property rights (patents, utility models), property rights in trademarks, company rights, Internet domains and the protection of designs (design models).
• We actively assert your rights against third parties and defend those rights against attacks by third parties. We have extensive experience in all judicial and official infringement and cancellation proceedings.
• We support you in challenging your competitors' interfering intellectual property rights, for example in the context of opposition procedures or nullity actions.
• The extra-judicial settlement of disputes over intellectual property and industrial property rights is another of our particular strengths.
• We represent your interests before the German Patent and Trade Marks Office (Deutsches Patent- und Markenamt), the European Patent Office, the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market in Alicante (European Trade Marks Office) and at the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in Geneva.
• We assist you in licensing protected rights by drawing up appropriate contracts and by preparing and conducting licensing agreement negotiations.
• Of course, we offer advice in strategic issues, evaluate your rights and the rights of your competitors, and prepare expert opinions with respect to their infringement and validity.
• We also advise you in matters concerning the rights of employed inventors and are also able to offer assistance in the determination of appropriate remuneration for employee inventions.
• We search existing patents, trademarks and domain rights and, in the event of interfering property rights, help you to find solutions and alternatives.