Dr iur Hellmut Buchroithner > Binder Grösswang > Vienna, Austria > Lawyer Profile

Binder Grösswang

Work Department

Unfair competition and IP.


Counsel, specialised in unfair competition and IP, copyright and industrial design law, contract law.


Attorney at Law, Binder Grösswang since 2001; Associate, Binder Grösswang, 1998-2001. Numerous publications in regard to civil law, unfair competition and intellectual property law.


German, English.


Tulane University Law School, New Orleans (LL.M. 1999); University of Innsbruck (Dr. iur. 1997, Mag. iur. 1994).

Lawyer Rankings

Austria > Intellectual property

Binder Grösswang‘s IP team is well versed in advising TMT clients on trade mark management, making use of the firm’s international network to support their global portfolios and assist with new applications. In addition, the practice group is active in guarding against potential infringers, monitoring numerous jurisdictions and acting against companies that seek to register trade marks similar to those of its clients. Head of IP Ivo Rungg advises on licensing and data protection matters, while Hellmut Buchroithner specialises in the protection and enforcement of IP rights, including trade mark infringements and counterfeiting. Michael Horak, promoted to partner in February 2023, is the team’s litigation specialist, frequently appearing before the Austrian Patent office and Supreme Court, as well as the EUIPO.