2023 – 2025 BARDEHLE PAGENBERG IP Academy
Your seminar series on intellectual property

Know what matters in IP: Improve your theoretical knowledge and practical skills during our two-year seminar course – free of charge.

What? Basic knowledge about all areas of intellectual property combined with valuable tips and tricks for your practice: How do I protect Ideas? How do proceedings before the Patent and Trademark Offices work? How do I litigate IP rights before national courts and/or the Unified Patent Court?

When? On Wednesdays, 6 p.m. CET.

For whom? Newcomers to the profession from the IP departments of companies as well as budding lawyers, trainee patent attorneys, and legal trainees.

How? Live! Join us at our law firm and attend the events in person. This way, you connect with others who are interested in IP and our speakers. Or join us live online and experience the presentations from wherever you are. You can interact with our speakers, ask them questions and participate in live polls. 

Download program of 2023-2025 (subject to updates)

Our speakers are prestigious experts in their fields: Experienced lawyers and senior consultants of our IP law firm as well as distinguished external experts such as IP counsels of renowned companies, patent examiners, former members of Boards of Appeal, and judges of the German Federal Patent Court and/or the German Federal Court of Justice.

You wish to be fully flexible?
Register here to obtain your exclusive access to all recordings and presentations of the entire season and – optionally – make use of our email reminders before each event with the relevant access information.

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Renowned external experts, including:

  • Johanna Brückner-Hofmann, LL.M. (VorsRichterin Landgericht Düsseldorf)
  • Marianne Grabrucker (VorsRichterin am Bundespatentgericht a.D.)
  • Klaus Hoffmeister (Bundesfinanzdirektion Südost)
  • Prof. Dr. Peter Meier-Beck (VorsRi BGH a.D., Honorarprofessor an der Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf)
  • Erik R. Swanson, U.S. Patent Attorney, Leydig, Voit & Mayer, Ltd., Frankfurt a.M.
  • Christof Wolpert (Senior Director Patents, adidas AG)

Seminar Calendar Program 2023 - 2025

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