Intellectual Property


Legal Protection for Fictional Characters

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Green Branding vs. Greenwashing

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ERLBURG advises on all aspects of Intellectual Property Law. We are specialists for Trademark Law, Design Law, Unfair Competition Law as well as Copyright Law and have a strong media expertise. Besides litigation in all of these areas we focus on Brand Portfolio Management and secure as well as protect for clients national and international IP rights. We also advise on licensing and in relation to Anti-Piracy.

Our Core Areas

We advise clients in the safeguarding and defence of their Intellectual Property Rights including Copyrights on a national and international level. This comprises brand portfolio management, complex IP litigation as well as advice on licensing issues.

IP Litigation
Brand Management
Media Law
Unfair Competition



Advertising with climate neutrality permissible, but requires explanation

The Federal Court of Justice (BGH) has commented on advertising with environmental claims and specified the requirements for the term climate neutrality. According to the judgement, such advertising is generally permissible but the basis of the statement must be directly disclosed in the advertising. In other words, it must be made clear whether the statement […]

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Latest Best Lawyers in GermanyTM-Ranking published

The US publishing house Best Lawyers® has published the results of its recent survey on recommended German lawyers and included Ulrike Grübler into the list of German lawyers for Intellectual Property. The ranking The Best Lawyers in GermanyTM has been conducted in cooperation with the German newspaper Handelsblatt. It is based on a peer-to-peer survey […]

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