MAIN PRACTICE AREAS
Community and German Food Law
Our main areas in this field are: advising in development of new products, in labelling and advertising, acting as defense lawyers in penal and infringement procedures and representing our clients in civil and administrative courts, including product liability cases. One of our main focusses lies in the field of food supplements especially for sportsmen.
In the area of trademarks we file trademark applications at the Deutsches Patent- und Markenamt (German Patent and Trademark Office), Munich, and the Office of the European Union - Trade Marks and Designs in Alicante/Spain and represent clients in opposition and trademark infringement procedures.
Our activities in the field of unfair competition are annex activities to those in our other practice areas especiall with regards to the marketing of food stuffs.
We advise clients in questions of international trade, development of general terms of business and company law.
We advise clients in questions of packaging law and environmental audits.
Quality Management Systems
Our clients from the food bussiness are advised in finding solutions to their
problems in quality management systems.
Intellectual Property Rights, Sports and Entertainment
We offer specialized legal support to our clients who come from as diverse branches as the software branch, the food stuff branch or sports and entertainment branch. Taking care about copyrights for software, films and texts is one of our activities. Contract operations for sportsmen, authors and film producers are as well our duties as legal advice for public sports and cultural events. Of course we advice our clients in all questions of sponsorship