Trademark law has been a special focus of Dr. Uwe Henkenborg’s consulting practice for many years.

The importance of label, branding and trademark is continuously increasing. CORPLEGAL supports you in all areas of trademark law, in the search, application and support of trademarks (Germany, European Union as well as international registrations), advice on corporate trademarks, work titles, name rights and other marks, in the drafting of trademark purchase and license agreements, in infringement and cancellation proceedings, opposition and appeal proceedings before the German Patent and Trademark Office (DPMA) and the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (OHIM) as well as in arbitration proceedings and in the drafting of delimitation and priority agreements.


CORPLEGAL maintains, coordinates and monitors your worldwide trademark portfolios. In addition, CORPLEGAL advises on combating trademark piracy (border seizure), securing Internet domains and in the context of representation in domain disputes.

Our main areas of expertise in trademark law

  • Development of worldwide application strategies
  • Supervision of application proceedings
  • Conducting comprehensive national and international searches for conflicting trademarks
  • Representation in proceedings before the DPMA and the OHIM
  • Administration and monitoring of worldwide trademark portfolios
  • Advice in connection with trademark purchase and trademark licensing agreements
  • Advice in connection with delimitation and priority agreements
  • Litigation and representation in cancellation and infringement proceedings
  • Coordination of border seizure proceedings
  • Representation and advice in the area of domain law