We protect your inventions.

We speak your language.

Globalization has steadily raised the importance for industrial enterprises to protect intellectual property by integrating industrial property rights into their corporate strategy and management. Consequently, industrial property rights have become a key instrument in this competitive world.

Innovation and life cycles have been shrinking for all kinds of products, giving rise to new challenges on how to develop and implement strategies to protect intellectual property. The facets of defending and enforcing one’s IP rights, especially from the capital-creation standpoint, have also mushroomed.

We function as your partner, offering service-oriented advice in all fields of industrial property rights, built on the principles of integrated management of IP rights.

Our prime directive is to deliver top-quality work, efficiently and fully committed to address your unique needs.

We have a wealth of experience in commercializing the application of industrial property rights, founded on many years of involvement in diverse professional roles in the business world. Our core expertise lies in devising strategies tailored to your business model to protect your intellectual property, applying for and defending your IP rights, enforcing these in or out of court, as well as evaluating and commercializing your IP rights and respective portfolios.

dantzhoehne. PATENT & RECHT is a legally and commercially independent partnership comprising the law offices of Höhne and Dantz.

Our Services

dantzhoehne. PATENT & LAW is a modern mid-size IP law firm cooperation in the heart of Berlin located directly on the famous Kurfürstendamm. Overall there are 6 full-time colleagues on the attorney level supported by their administrative staff.

We represent our clients in front of the

  • German Patent and Trademark Office (DPMA, proceedings in German)
  • European Patent Office (EPO, proceedings in English or German)
  • European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO, proceedings in English or German)
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO, proceedings in English) and the
  • World Intellectual Property Office (WIPO, proceedings in English or German)

We offer to perform the proceedings in English in front of the EPO, the EUIPO the USPTO and WIPO, in order to save costs for our foreign clients filing applications in other countries with English as the official language (i.e. US, CA, AU, IN, ...)

We will handle

  • Patents
  • Utility Models
  • Trademarks
  • Designs
  • Copyrigths
  • Licenses / Transfers
  • FTO
  • IP Rights Valuation
  • Domain Law
  • etc.



patentrecht
wettbewerbsrecht
gebrauchsmusterrecht
markenrecht
lizenztransfer
domainrecht
software
schutzrechtsbewertung
produktpiratie
urheberrecht
lizenzrecht
technischegebiete
designrecht
arbeitnehmererfinderrecht
kartellrecht
fto

Management

Dr. Dirk Dantz
Dr. rer. nat. Dipl.-Min.
European Patent Attorney

Phone+49(0) 308877 3180
Fax+49(0) 308877 3189
Cell+49(0) 172834 15 64
dantz@dantzhoehne.com

Dr. Dantz has in-depth experience in an industrial environment, gained while working on all aspects of industrial property rights and their application. He advises you, his client, with an eye on your business model, coupled with a strategy matched to your corporate goals to protect your intellectual property. He applies his knowledge and experience to generate the needed protection by filing for patents, and handling the process through to a patent award. In particular, he also delves into building up a portfolio of IP rights reflecting your entrepreneurial perspectives, defends IP rights via public use and revocation proceedings, and handles any appeals. He is particularly versed in enforcement of patent infringements, in or out of court.

Moreover, Dr. Dantz has broad experience in the transfer of IP rights and technologies. His expertise encompasses analyzing a portfolio of IP rights from the standpoint of its scope of coverage and freedom-to-operate, including preparing for and conducting the required due diligence. Furthermore, he is a recognized expert on licensing portfolios of IP rights – underscored by a remarkable track record in the nine-figure EUR range – while structuring cooperative agreements and contracts in these fields.

For many years now, Dr. Dantz has demonstrated solid success in the following technical fields:
Mechanical engineering, semiconductors, medicine, lasers, automotive, energy, materials engineering, and IT and communications technology including software. He is also a specialist for the protection of all kinds of consumer goods.

In addition to his above role, Dr. Gantz serves as an expert witness for the funding programs Pro FIT and Transfer BONUS of IBB (Investment Bank of Berlin), under contract to the State of Berlin.

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Sabrina Höhne
Attorney (LL.M.), and Business Economist (VWA)

Phone+49(0) 308877 3180
Fax+49(0) 308877 3189
Cell+49(0) 17189 70 992
hoehne@dantzhoehne.com

With an LL.M. and a business economics degree, Sabrina Höhne coalesces both legal and economic expertise. This enables her to thoroughly comprehend the needs your company and its operations, and to provide matching assistance. Since 2008, she has been working on cases at the legal and economic crossroads. In 2009, she started handling industrial property rights after partaking in a program for lawyers to specialize in this field. Since then, she has handled a host of cases concerning patents, utility models, trademarks, designs, licenses, and R&D contracts – for both small and medium-sized enterprises.

 

Alyssa Helena Bowler

Alyssa Helena Bowler is an American born patent agent living in Berlin. With over 35 years of experience at the United States Patent and Trademark Office, the European Patent Office and as a professional patent searcher at Europatis, Alyssa brings an insider´s perspective to the patent prosecution process. Additionally, Alyssa spent several months at Chiba, Sato and Partners in Tokyo, Japan as a patent consultant andtranslator.

Alyssa studied Electrical Engineering and German at Rutgers University, New Jersey, as well as International Transactions at George Mason University, Virginia and French at the Alliance Francaise of Washington, D.C. Technical fields of expertise include Information Storage and Retrieval, Business Methods and Computer Implemented Inventions.

Alyssa joins dantzhoehne. PATENT & LAW in an effort to expand the client base and to prosecute United States patent applications originating from Europe, China, Japan and Korea. Alyssa is a dual citizen of the USA and the Republic of Ireland.

Contact Us

dantzhoehne. PATENT & LAW
Kurfürstendamm 43
D-10719 Berlin

Telefon+49(0) 308877 3180
Telefax+49(0) 308877 3189
Mobil+49(0) 172834 15 64

E-Mailinfo@dantzhoehne.com

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