Trade Sectrets and Patent Protection

What is the relationship between trade secrets and patents? Are they mutually exclusive or do they complement each other? Do innovative companies have to decide between trade secrets and patents or is there a possibility to make use of both protection variants? Rainer Beetz deals with these questions on the occasion of the implementation of … >> read more

24.07.2019

combit versus commit

Will conceptual differences between conflicting signs neutralize acoustic similarities and what does it mean for the injunctive relief if the understanding of the relevant consumers differs throughout the European Union? These questions are touched in the dispute between “combit” and “commit”. The recent decision by the German Supreme Court is commented by our partner Johannes … >> read more

18.07.2019
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