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Thank you for recognizing our work in Intellectual Property Law by Best Lawyers

We are pleased about the recognition of our partners Oliver Löffel and Sascha Abrar by Best Lawyers (in cooperation with Handelsblatt) in Germany for our work in Intellectual Property Law (11th edition 2020) ...

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 competition matter that the obligation...

Who’s Who Legal 2019 Recognizes Löffel Abrar Partners

Dr. Sascha Abrar and Oliver Löffel of LÖFFEL ABRAR have been highlighted once again by WHO´S WHO LEGAL as leading practitioners for Trademark Law Germany (WWL 2019)...

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...

Weitreichender Schutz von Firmennamen gegenüber kollidierenden jüngeren Marken

In Deutschland kann ein Widerspruch oder ein Gerichtsverfahren gegen eine kollidierende Marke nicht nur auf ältere Marken, sondern auch auf ältere Firmenrechte und andere Unternehmenskennzeichenrechte gestützt werden. Dadurch bieten sich für den Berechtigten Chancen, die es zu nutzen gilt. Unser Partner Dr. Sascha Abrar hat...