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Unitary Patent and Unified Patent Court

January 25 2023
2:00 pm
CET - Central European Time (UTC +1:00)

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Unitary Patent and Unified Patent Court

Overview

This webinar will be an overview of the upcoming major changes in the European IP landscape. Dr. Hannes Burger will give you the necessary basic information to handle terms like “Opting out of UPC” or “Sunrise Period”. He sums up the pros and cons of the new jurisdiction and teases the impacts and opportunities that come along with the new Unitary Patent.


Speakers

Dr. Hannes Burger, attorney-at-law & European patent attorney, Anwälte Burger und Partner Rechtsanwalt GmbH (ABP)

Managing partner of Anwälte Burger und Partner Rechtsanwalt GmbH since 2008. Hannes Burger has been specialized in intellectual property rights for many years and is nationally and internationally active in prosecution as well as litigation regarding the field of IP. Mr. Burger studied law at the University of Linz and is Attorney at Law in Austria, admitted to the bar in Germany, as well as European Patent Attorney. This double qualification is quite rare in the Europe and especially in the German speaking countries, where only a handful of Attorneys-at-Law hold the qualification before the European Patent Office. Hannes has almost twenty years of experience in cross national IP litigation and enforcement, and advised clients in a wide range of industries, from mechanical engineering to medical devices, chemicals to biotech.


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