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  • Amongst the Best Lawyers in Germany

    We are happy about the selection of our partners Sascha Abrar and Oliver Löffel by Handelsblatt / Best Lawyer for inclusion in the 13th Edition (2022) of The Best Lawyers for Intellectual Property in ...

  • brand 1 ranking: Löffel Abrar belongs to the best commercial law firms in Germany

    Löffel Abrar has been selected by its peers and clients for inclusion in ‘Best Commercial Law Firms’ in 2021 (‘Beste Wirtschaftskanzleien 2021’) for Trademark and Design law, p...

  • Among The Best Lawyers in Germany

    Dr. Sascha Abrar and Oliver Löffel have been ranked as “Best Lawyers in Germany 2021”, presented by the US Best Lawyers in cooperation with German HANDELSBLATT....

  • One Of The Best Commercial Law Firms Germany (business magazine brand eins)

    Löffel Abrar has just been included in the Best Commercial Law Firms list published by German business magazine brand eins (edition16/2020, Trademarks and Designs, Germany). Thank you to all clients a...

  • Dr. Sascha Abrar again listed by WTR 1000

    Dr. Sascha Abrar again listed by WTR 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals 2020 Dr. Sascha Abrar has again been listed as a recommended expert by World Trademark Review 1000 – The World’s...

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  • German country report on company names, trade names and other identifiers

    German country report on company names, trade names and other identifiers, written by Sascha Abrar, just published by Marques Marques Trade name project: Germany and Czech Republic country reports: “The MARQUES Unfair Competition Team has publi...

  • Company names, trade names and other business identifiers – MARQUES-study on lack of harmonization

    Sascha Abrar co-chaired a study on company names, trade names and other business identifiers, conducted and published by the MARQUES Unfair Competition Team. The study is summarized by HouseMARQUES, Issue 106, October 2019, as follows:   “There ...

  • Germany: Scope of cease and desist orders – To recall, or not to recall?

    There is a discussion in Germany whether an infringer who has received an injunction has to actively recall the products. And the German recall-saga continues, as the Higher Regional Court (OLG) of Düsseldorf has just recently decided in an unfair co...

  • Sascha Abrar on Kluwer Trademark Blog: Broad protection of company and trade names against trade marks in Germany

    In Germany, an opposition or a court action against a German trade mark can be based not only on a senior trade mark but also on a senior domestic or foreign company name or trade name. Dr. Sascha Abrar investigates for Kluwer Trademark Blog that......

  • Recommended WHO´S WHO LEGAL

    Dr. Sascha Abrar and Oliver Löffel of LÖFFEL ABRAR recommended by WHO´S WHO LEGAL as leading practitioners for Trademark Law Germany (WWL 2018)...