Fundamentals of Patent and Utility Model Law

Contact

Name

Daniel Sallach

Research Associate

Phone

work
+49 241 80 48069

Email

E-Mail
 

Period

The lecture and the exercises take place in the winter semester.

 

Consultation-hour

Consultation-hours by appointment. Please contact us.

 

Content

The lecture procures information about German patent law and registered design rights. Students achieve knowledge in assignation, virtue and enforcement of patents and utility models. Other points of focus lie in employee invention and license agreement.

The lecture is addressed to engineers confronted with questions regarding industrial property protection in their careers. It provides basics to get along with different kinds of patents in everyday life. The exercise affords the opportunity to deepen the content of practical relevant cases by means of lecture and discussion.

 

Topics

The following topics are dealt with:

  • Fundamentals of Industrial Property Protection
  • Application and Assignation of Patent
  • Content, Virtue and Enforcement of Patent
  • Registered Design Rights
  • Laws regarding License Contract
  • Employee Invention
 

Teaching and learning portal

Complementary lecture and exercise documents as well as older exams for exam preparation can be found
at RWTHmoodle.

Complementary documents are also available at RWTHonline.

 

Exam

Please keep further notices on the exam in mind.

 

Lecturer

  Name Contact
Mitarbeiter
Dipl.-Ing.
Matthias Rößler LL.M.
Tel.: +49 211 9763560
 
Professional experience Patentanwaltskanzlei KNH Associate - Patent law 2 years
Partner - Patent law 14 years
Current position karo IP Patentanwälte (Düsseldorf, München) www.karo-ip.de Founder and Acting Partner -

Supporting many startups, mid-sized companies and corporations in industrial property law from all regions of the world; Dispute resolution and proceedings;

International protective right granting procedures, in particular Europe, China, USA and Japan.
since 3 years
Team size 11 Patent attorneys | 1 Patent engineer | 13 Secretariat etc.
Awards The World's Leading IP Strategists, (IP Management Consultancy, Legal) in 2020
Best Lawyers for Intellectual Property Law in Germany, IAM Patent 1000