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Paris, Munich, Milan – first revision of the UPCA adopted

It has been agreed upon for several weeks and was already confirmed at the meeting of the Administrative Committee of the Unified Patent Court (UPC)

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Maiwald is pleased to be a member of the UPCLA network

What is the UPCLA network? The UPCLA network, created in 2014, is a non-exclusive network of European law...

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To use or not to use – the nuisance of repeated trademark filings

The so-called grace period for use in the EU Trademark Regulation is intended to give applicants the opportunity to protect their trademark and thus an important marketing too...

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The winners of “Munich’s outstanding companies 2023” award

On November 30, the city honored companies that have shown particularly exemplary commitment to the well-being of Munich residents with the "Munich's outstanding companies" award. We are delighted that we were able to sup...

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Digital mission statement at Maiwald

Maiwald Intellectual Property shows how hybrid and mobile collaboration can be promoted in companies. Together with Hye-Jung (Carolin) Chung and Dr. Stephanie Tremmel, occupational psychologists at ias Aktiengesellschaft and ias health & safety GmbH, a digital mission st...

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Another success for Maiwald and betapharm Arzneimittel GmbH

We are happy to report that the oppositions filed by our client betapharm and eight other generics manufacturers against Novartis patent EP 3 351 246 were successful; the Board of Appeal of the European Patent Office revoked the Novartis patent for lack of inventive step (fi...

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Maiwald congratulates on passing the exam

We would like to congratulate Dr Matthias Hoffmann and

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Maiwald appoints Martina Boidol as partner

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

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Maiwald makes the case for patent lawyers to learn something new: LiquidText, The Patent Lawyer (Annual 2024)

The Patent Lawyer Editorial Board looks back at 2023 to summarize key cases and developments by jurisdiction. Influenced b...

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Repeated trademark filings: EUIPO Board addresses ‘annoying’ practice, Managing IP 2023

In a recent article with the title "Repeated trademark filings: EUIPO Board addresses 'annoying' practice" published by Managing IP, 

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The springboard doctrine in the context of patent law – part two, Managing IP 2023

In concluding a two-part series on springboard injunctions, 

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IAM Strategy 300 Global Leaders 2024

IAM Strategy 300 Global Leaders is an annual opportunity to showcase the world’s top IP experts and is the only resource of its kind, acknowledging leaders from across in-ho...

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JUVE Patent Rankings Germany 2023

Today JUVE Patent published the new JUVE Patent Germany ranking 2023 - and our firm is not only recommended in the category "Patent Filing" but also in "Litigation: Patent Att...

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Managing IP’s Rising Stars 2023

Managing IP has revealed this year’s Rising Stars in IP list, a special publication which recognises some of the best up-and-coming IP practitioners in private practice....

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IAM IPBC Europe 2024

Join us from 18 – 20 March 2024 at IPBC Europe in Munich where IAM will bring together elite decision makers to discuss key policy, business and legal developments, as well as the most effective strategies for maximising IP value in the increasingly dynamic European market. IPBC Europe is the region’s foremost gathering on IP value creation and is set to return in 2024...

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Maiwald @ IP Service World 2023

From November 20-21 2023 the IP Service World (Europe’s largest IP Convention & Trade Fair) takes place at the Holiday Inn in Munich. The IP Service World is the perfect platform for relevant intellectual property solution providers. This event offers a unique format of a comprehensive trade fair and a top-class co...

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INTA Seminar for Paralegals in Munich 2023

On November 16, 2023, the INTA Paralegal Event 2023 will once again take place at the German Patent and Trade Mark Office (DPMA) in Munich. We are very delighted to be able to support the event as a sponsor! Our colleague Susanne Ferstl is organi...

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Maiwald and Oblon complimentary joint international Symposium in Munich

Please join us to learn about recent developments and current aspects of IP practice in theU.S. and Europe. As you are aware, both US and European patent systems have theirpros and cons, which do not always neatly align. US and European applicants alike needto be aware of the differences and peculiarities between the US and European patents...

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