• BARDEHLE PAGENBERG victorious in invalidating European part of International Registration No. 797277 “HOT” before General Court

    On July 15, 2015, the General Court of the European Union, upon request of Australian Gold LLC, represented by BARDEHLE PAGENBERG, found the European part of International Registration No. 797277 “HOT”, registered on behalf of Effect Management & Holding GmbH, partially invalid (Case T-611/13) ... more

  • BARDEHLE PAGENBERG strengthens French soft IP practice with new partner hire

    BARDEHLE PAGENBERG is pleased to announce the appointment of Rebecca Delorey as a partner in our Paris office where she will lead the trademark and design practice. ... more

  • Court of Justice of the European Union on the FRAND defense in the Huawei v ZTE case (decision of July 16, 2015 - Case C-170/13)

    The Court strikes a balance between the quite patent owner-friendly practice of the German orange book case law and the rather vague – probably quite infringer-friendly – preliminary views of the European Commission in the Samsung and Motorola investigations based on the “willing licensee” concept ... more

  • General Court of the European Union: Irish company LLR-G5 Ltd, represented by BARDEHLE PAGENBERG, prevails in obtaining invalidation of Community trademark “LLRG5” surreptitiously filed by company director

    The Irish company LLR-G5, established in 1999, is marketing an organic Silicium called “G5”. One of its original shareholders and directors ... more

  • European Patent Organisation: The revised concept for assessing the amounts of renewal fees for the unitary patent; June 24, 2015

    After entry into force of the Agreement on a Unified Patent Court (UPCA), applicants will have the choice between the unitary patent and the traditional European bundle patent. For a relevant cost-benefit analysis, two main elements are relevant: the possible savings for translations and the level of renewal fees. ... more

  • Unfair competition: Zound Industries, represented by BARDEHLE PAGENBERG, prevails over Lidl twice

    The Swedish headphone manufacturer Zound Industries International AB, represented by BARDEHLE PAGENBERG, prevailed over the German discounter Lidl and their suppliers in two consecutive disputes over imitations of the original “Urbanears Plattan” headphones ... more

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BARDEHLE PAGENBERG is one of the largest Intellectual Property law firms in Europe. We support our clients with the procurement of IP rights as well as representing them in litigation in all fields of Intellectual Property Law.

The firm specializes in application proceedings as well as in infringement and validity litigation in patents, trademarks and designs.

The attorneys of BARDEHLE PAGENBERG have many years of experience in protecting and defending a wide variety of inventions.

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