Trademarks

HERTIN & Partner will take care of your trademark!

Nothing is more important than your reputation and your name. Entrust the experts at HERTIN & Partner with the protection of your reputation on the market.

Trademark law is one of the core competences of our law firm. Besides the actual trademark, this also applies to the company name, work titles, geographical indications and of course to your name. Trademark law is more than just the mere application for a trademark. The first step is a comprehensive consultation and analysis of your firm’s needs, because our trademark strategy will build on this, ensuring that the strategy is right for you and also adheres to national and international conventions.

Our law firm provides you with a team of experienced patent attorneys and attorneys-at-law, who interact with a worldwide network of reliable cooperation partners in order to achieve the necessary international protection of your trademarks and other distinguishing marks.

Our services in the area of trademark law

Amongst other things, our services comprise the following:

  • Evaluation of your distinguishing marks in view of possible trademark protection
  • Development of a protection strategy that takes into consideration the economic concerns of your company; clarification of the legal status of industrial property rights in view of potentially colliding trademarks
  • National and international application of trademarks or geographical indications
  • Maintenance and monitoring of your trademark portfolio
  • Defense of your trademarks against legal actions of third parties or
  • Enforcement of your trademark against infringements by third parties in all official or legal proceedings or in line with confiscation by customs

Our attorneys-at-law and patent attorneys prepare availability searches or searches regarding the use of a trademark and other expert opinions in the area of trademark law, licensing agreements, trademark portfolio evaluations and much more.

Our services in the area of domain law

Domain law is closely connected to trademark law. In this area, applying years of experience, we assist you in the domain application process, also in line with sunrise periods as well as with domain disputes. Since we have been representing web hosts, domain hosts and email hosts for many years, we have acquired a unique competence for all legal matters regarding domains.

Testimonials regarding HERTIN & Partner‘s trademark law team

"HERTIN & Partner can be 'recommended in good conscience' for the 'speedy, uncomplicated and open communication, unpretentious consultation and outstanding legal knowledge'" The Legal 500 – Germany 2014

HERTIN & Partner is recommended year after year in the area of trademark law since the first edition of the publications "Juve Handbuch der Wirtschaftskanzleien", "Kanzleien in Deutschland" or "The Legal 500 (German Edition)."

Year after year, two of our patents attorneys receive the title of BestLawyer in the area of intellectual property and are listed as 'Germany’s best lawyers' (www.BestLawyers.com / Handelsblatt, issue of June 11, 2013).

Contact persons with HERTIN & Partner

Primary contact persons are patent attorneys Dr. Tobias Boeckh and Julia Becker, and legal attorneys Dr. Hermann-Josef Omsels, Prof. Dr. Paul W. Hertin and Dr. Sandra Wagner.