In commercial as well as in private life, the principle of freedom from imitation applies. Unless successful products and ideas are protected by an industrial property right or copyright.

Intellectual property – trademarks, product names, designs, concepts, intellectual works, know-how and inventions – should belong to the creator. CORPLEGAL protects and defends intellectual property.


A special focus in this growing business area at CORPLEGAL is trademark law, media and entertainment law, and licensing law.

The protection of intellectual property does not stop at national borders. In cooperation with colleagues and law firms from our close network of international contacts, we are active worldwide, obtaining intellectual property rights, enforcing them or coordinating international infringement proceedings. In the fields of patent and utility model law, we work together with experienced patent attorneys. Our team has years of experience in complex litigation. Competition law is a complementary focus of our advice:

CORPLEGAL also provides transactional and project-related advice in this area. Naturally, national and international, commercial and tax law issues are closely intertwined in our clients' projects.

Our consulting focus in the area of intellectual property and copyright law:

  • Advice on the protection of intellectual property
  • Trademark law and domain law
  • Design law
  • Patent and utility model law
  • Litigation in trademark, domain and design law disputes as well as patent litigation
  • Copyright law
  • Media and entertainment law
  • Publishing law
  • License agreement law and technology transfer
  • Competition law
  • Transaction-related consulting, auditing and valuation of intangible legal assets, IP due diligence
  • IP audit, review and valuation of intangible legal assets
  • IT, computer law and Internet