Gerald Müller

Office Munich
Richard-Strauss-Straße 80
81679 München
+49 (0)89 - 45563 0
info@weickmann.de

Gerald Müller

Dipl.-Ing. Univ., Patent Attorney, European Patent Attorney, European Trademark and Design Attorney, Senior Associate

German Patent Attorney since 1996
European Patent Attorney since 2001
European Trade Mark and Design Attorney since 1997

Education

  • Studied Mechanical Engineering, specialising in Aerospace Engineering, graduating with a University Diploma in Engineering at Munich Technical University
  • Academic Assistant at the Chair of Flight Mechanics at Munich Technical University
  • Working in industrial property law since 1993

Focus of activities

  • Patent grant procedures before the German Patent and Trade Mark Office, the Federal Patent Court and the European Patent Office
  • Opposition proceedings before the German Patent and Trade Mark Office and the European Patent Office
  • Nullity proceedings and utility model cancellation proceedings before the Federal Patent Court
  • Infringement proceedings before civil courts
  • Licence agreements, expert opinions in patent infringement disputes
  • Analyses of prior art and freedom-to-operate searches
  • Employee invention law
  • Trade mark registration and opposition proceedings before the German Patent and Trade Mark Office, the Federal Patent Court and the Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market
  • Development and enforcement of international trade mark portfolios

Memberships and other activities

  • Chamber of Patent Attorneys, epi, Bavarian Association of Patent Attorneys, VDI (Verein Deutscher Ingenieure - Association of German Engineers), MARQUES
  • Lecturer on industrial property law 

Languages  

  • German, English, French