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Hengeler Mueller

BENRATHER STRASSE 18-20, 40213 DÃœSSELDORF, GERMANY
Tel:
Work +49 211 83 04 0
Fax:
Fax +49 21 18 30 41 70
Email:
Web:
www.hengeler.com
Berlin, Brussels, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, London, Munich

Dr Wolfgang Kellenter

Tel:
Work +49 2118304 198
Email:
Hengeler Mueller

Work Department

Intellectual Property, Patent Litigation.

Position

Wolfgang advises and represents clients in all fields of intellectual property and information technology law. His practice includes patent, trademark and copyright litigation, as well as disputes regarding unfair competition. His main focus is patent litigation.

Career

Wolfgang was admitted to the German bar in 1990 and as solicitor (England and Wales) in 1992. He joined Hengeler Mueller in 1995, and has been partner since 1997.

Member

EPLAW; GRUR; AIPPI; LES; VPP; INTA.

Education

Universities of Erlangen and Bayreuth (Dr jur); London School of Economics and Political Science (LLM).


Germany: Intellectual property

Patent litigation

Within: Patent litigation

Hengeler Mueller’s patent law practice, which is led by Düsseldorf-based practice head Wolfgang Kellenter, has profound expertise in the pharmaceutical and telecoms sectors. It has niche expertise representing collecting societies: the team acted for Fipa in infringement proceedings concerning Hitachi patents and also handled infringement proceedings pertaining to patents in the mobile communications area. The group also handled various matters for IPCom, including various infringement and nullity proceedings between IPCom and HTC. In the automotive space, the firm’s defence of Piaggio against six infringement actions stands out. Other work includes representing Saint-Gobain Abrasives in leave to appeal proceedings at the Federal Court of Justice, following the team’s successful representation of the the client in appeal proceedings.

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