Patent Attorney Dr. Stephan Wimmer provides all kinds of patent services, from counselling in isolated issues all the way to handling complex procedures and cases at offices and courts.
Adaptation of priority applications from any legislation to European or German law and practice.
Initiation of regional phase (European patent application) or national phase (German patent application) after international patent application.
Communication with patent offices, handling of examination proceedings.
Payment of fees, translations, registration of transfers, divisional applications, etc.
Validation of granted European patents in Germany and other European countries (in some countries in co-operation with local attorneys), including translations, payment of fees, etc.
German and European oppositions proceedings (to be initiated within nine months after grant).
Nullification proceedings (German Federal Patent Court and German Federal Court).
Actions for infringement of patents (German district courts, German regional appeal courts, German Federal Court).
Negotiations, settlement, licensing.
Searches in state-of-the-art databases, evaluation of legal status of applications and patents.
Advice on validity, infringement, FTO.