Michael Kobler’s main areas of practice involve advising German and international clients on patent litigation, drafting license agreements and other IP-related agreements, advising clients on matters relating to employee invention law and unfair competition law. He cooperates with the firm’s patent attorneys in proceedings relating to cross-border actions, enforcement of patents, design rights, copyrights and claims concerning unfair competition, including protection of business secrets. In this context, he also prepares opinions on possible infringement.
Michael Kobler’s technical areas particularly include Internet services, telecommunications, IT and software, sporting goods, medical devices and chemistry.
A further area of Michael Kobler’s practice relates to the legal aspects of repairing and maintaining patented products.
Michael Kobler is one of the rising stars in the firm.
Managing IP, IP Stars, Trade Mark & Copyright, 2018