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Dr Gunnar Baumgärtel

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Maikowski & Ninnemann


- German, European and international patent applications (in particular automotive engineering, mechanical engineering, measurement technology, software and semiconductor techniques) - national and international trademark law - litigation of patents, utility models and trademarks - preparation of license and cooperation agreements - counselling in the employee's invention law.


- patent attorney (since 1998) - partner at Maikowski & Ninnemann (since 1999).


German English French.


- treasurer general of the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI) - member of the board of the German national group of the AIPPI - regular participation and lead of international academic committees of the AIPPI - since 2002 regular lectures about patent law at the FU Berlin.


- studies in physics in Berlin und Paris (École Normale Supérieure) - doctoral degree at the FU Berlin (1993), research in the field of magnetism and superconductors and femtosecond-spectroscopy, more than one dozen publications in referied international academic journals und multiple presentations.

Germany: Intellectual property

Patent prosecution

Within: Patent prosecution

Maikowski & Ninnemann has an excellent reputation in the telecoms area, where it is known as ‘one of the best patent attorney firms’. The patent law boutique is active in the prosecution and litigation area and provides ‘outstanding advice’ to prominent clients including Garmin and Joyson Safety Systems. The ‘very experiencedGunnar Baumgärtel, who is ‘excellent in making a case’, and the ‘technically very strong’ Ralf Emigs provide comprehensive advice to Google on patent, utility model and design matters. The ‘very reactive’ Andreas Tanner, who is known for his ‘excellent written pleadings’, acted for electronics group Vestel. Besides the firm’s head office in Berlin, it is also present in Leipzig and Munich.

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