GRAU LAW OFFICE
Legal counseling offered by GRAU Rechtsanwälte LLP – a law firm operating in Germany includes in particular:
The Law Firm GRAU Rechtsanwälte LLP represents its clients during national registration in Germany (the German Patent and Trademark Office, community registration before the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market and international registration of industrial designs before the World Intellectual Property Organization. We also provide legal assistance in searching registered and unregistered industrial designs in databases in Europe and worldwide. In cases involving industrial designs, we represent our clients before all German courts and before the Supreme Patent Court for. In addition, we represent clients in out-of-court procedures in all matters relating to industrial design and such issues as drawing up calls for cessation of infringements, drafting contracts for disposal of rights, licensing agreements and implementation agreements. Furthermore, we offer industrial designs management and represent you in criminal matters and customs procedures related to industrial designs in Germany. In addition, we provide legal assistance at trade fairs in Germany, seek cessation of infringements by counterfeiters and defend our clients suspected of infringements.
In cooperation with patent attorneys of various specializations, we represent our clients in application procedures before the German Patent Office and in disputes in connection with patent infringements. In addition, we develop all draft various types of agreements under patent law and the utility model law, such as cooperation agreements, licensing agreements, distribution agreements and confidentiality agreements.
GRAU Rechtsanwälte LLP offers legal counseling in all areas of competition law. We draw up legal opinions on the lawfulness of the advertising campaigns and individual activities of operators in the German market. GRAU Rechtsanwälte LLP represents clients in disputes with competitors, trade and consumer associations. We call competitors to refrain from violations and respond to calls, as we file on behalf of our clients the so-called protective pleadings. We represent our clients on the territory of Germany in provisional injunction proceedings and principal proceedings.
We provide legal services for companies in all issues related to the German commercial law and the contract law. We draw up and negotiate individual contracts as well as general terms and conditions. We also provide advice in the field of civil liability of the manufacturer for marketing a defective product. As a rule, the manufacturer is subject to product liability is case of any injury, damage to health or private property of a third party.