SNP Schlawien
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Intellectual property

Our goal is to protect your intellectual property against misuse and pirating. SNP Schlawien has the ability to represent your company before the courts and authorities in Germany, as well as before the Harmonization Office for the Internal Market (Alicante) and the World Intellectual PropertyOrganization (Geneva). We provide you with advice concerning copyrights, publication rights, German and international trademark law, competition law, antitrust law, as well as media law.

We speak your language. We secure your competitive edge by providing pragmatic and practice-oriented solutions. We support you in building up your portfolio, and we will defend it consistently. In the area of competition law, we evaluate your advertising performance and that of your competitors. Our clients are active in evolving areas such as software, bio-technology, financial services, entertainment and culture, publishing, automotive, textile, cosmetics and consulting.


Our areas of expertise
  • Trademark Law (national, European, international)
  • Domain Disputes & Title Protection
  • Copyright Law
  • Design Patents Law
  • Patent & Utility Models Law
  • Competition Law
  • Media Law
  • Antitrust Law
  • License Agreements
  • Publishing Contracts and other Utilization Contracts
  • Development & Cooperation Agreements
  • Knowledge Transfer Agreements


new guidebook "Intellectual property - understanding and applying copyright, trademark, design and patent law"

to our publications  


new edition of the guidebook "Product piracy - effective measures against plagiarism, idea rip-off and imitations"

to our publications  


Innovation in German trademark law: The Markenrechtsmodernisierungsgesetz