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European Patent Attorney
European Trademark and Design Attorney
Georg Heger is a partner at SONN & PARTNER and has many years of experience in patent granting procedures and disputes, particularly in patent infringement, objection and nullity proceedings. His work covers the drafting of patent and utility model applications in the fields of electrical engineering, communications engineering, medical technology, mechanics, information technology and computer technology.
Georg Heger studied Electrical Engineering and Communications Engineering at the Vienna University of Technology. He worked as a university assistant at the Institute for Biomedical Technology and Physics of the Vienna Medical University and gained a doctorate at the Vienna University of Technology. Georg Heger is an Austrian Patent Attorney, an Expert Judge in patent litigation at the Vienna Commercial Court and the Supreme Court, and an authorised representative before the EPO and the European Union Intellectual Property Office.
Georg Heger is a member of the Austrian Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property and Copyright. Internationally, he is an active member of the professional association AIPPI, the International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys (FICPI), and the German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR).