Dr. rer. nat., Dipl.-Phys.
As a German patent attorney and a professional representative before the European Patent Office, Dr. Ruckert represents German and international clients in the patent grant procedure before the German Patent and Trademark Office and the European Patent Office. His main technical fields include telecommunications and communication engineering (e.g. mobile radio standards, such as GSM, LTE, LTE-A and 5G). His other technical areas include mechanics (e.g. sports equipment and medical devices) and physics (e.g. superconductors).
Dr. Ruckert also frequently drafts expert opinions on the legal validity and infringement of patents and utility models. Another area of his practice involves conducting opposition, appeal and nullity proceedings as well as participating in patents and utility models infringement proceedings that frequently involve cross-border disputes. Dr. Ruckert handles mandates from individual inventors, SMEs and international corporations.