Dr. Christian Kau

Attorney at law (Rechtsanwalt, admitted to the bar 2007), Partner

Education

University studies and doctorate at the University of Freiburg/Brsg.; legal traineeship within the territory of jurisdiction of the Higher Regional Court of Düsseldorf (among others in the European Community Law Department of Opel (GM) and in the German Trade Office in Taipei, Taiwan).

Practice areas

Dr. Christian Kau advises companies in various sectors in matters of intellectual property and IT law. In particular, he specialises in the trial representation of his clients in infringement and other lawsuits with a technical background, as well as in advising within the scope of projects outside of litigation (e.g. structuring of licencing agreements, strategic review for market entry or legal assessment of intellectual property portfolios). His work focuses on patent and utility model law, employees’ inventions law and competition law. Dr. Christian Kau has particular expertise in the areas of telecommunication technology, electronics and medical technology and pharmacy.

Associations

German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR); Arbeitsgemeinschaft Geistiges Eigentum und Medien [work group of lawyers for intellectual property law and media law of the German Lawyers Association] (AGEM) in the German Bar Association (DAV)

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