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FCJ: Current decisions on the cease-and-desist declaration according to “Hamburger Brauch” (“Hamburg custom”) – Part 1

In its ruling of October 27, 2022 (Case No. I ZR 141/21), the German Federal Court of Justice (FCJ) made it clear that the regular limitation period in a clai...

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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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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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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

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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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Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Patents, C.H.BECK – 2023

by Prof. Dr Maximilian W. Haedicke, Dr Marco Stief and

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Die Einführung eines neuen Patentsystems in Europa, Betriebs-Berater 2023, Heft 09

by Dr Marco Stief It is official: On 17.2.2023 Ge...

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Der patentrechtliche Verhältnismäßigkeitsgrundsatz im Bereich Arzneimittel und Medizinprodukte, Teil 1, PharmR 2/2023

On August 17, 2021, the Second Patent Law Simplification and Modernization Act (2nd PatMoG) was proclaimed, resulting in several changes for patent law. In the article "Der pa...

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Chambers Global Guide Rankings 2023

We are proud to share that Chambers & Partners has ranked Maiwald in their 2023 edition for Patent Prosecution (Band 2). Chambers point out that "Maiwald has a broad-based...

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The Legal 500 Deutschland

In total, 25 lawyers are mentioned by name in the Legal 500 Germany commentary for their outstanding contribution to their respective practices. The firm continues to be named...

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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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Global IP Exchange Europe 2023

On March 13 and 14, the Global IP Exchange Europe Conference will take place at the H4 Hotel at Alexanderplatz in Berlin. Numerous speakers will explain topics related to the implementation and optimization of IP, patent, trademark or brand protection strategies and solutions. The event not only offers the opportunity to discuss the latest developments in the IP field, but...

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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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