Dr. jur. Martin Wirtz
Attorney at Law (Germany), admitted at the European Trade Mark Office, Partner, Düsseldorf
studied law at the Universities of Passau, Freiburg, Cologne and at Queens' College, Cambridge, (Diploma in Legal Studies Degree). He obtained his doctorate with a comparative study of the control on collecting societies.
Dr. Wirtz works in all fields of intellectual property matters, with a particular emphasis on trademark law, competition law and copyright law including litigation. A further focus of his work is patent infringement proceedings. His clients include large and medium sized firms as well as international companies and associations from a wide variety of different areas.
Dr. Wirtz regularly publishes articles dealing with trademark and copyright law as well as competition law. Amongst others, he periodically writes articles for the “Notices of German Patent Attorneys” and is co-author of the “Practice Handbook of Intellectual Property on the Internet” (Beck Juristischer Verlag) as well as of the Commentary, “Götting/Nordemann on the law against unfair competition.” Since the winter semester of 2007 he has lectured on Intellectual Property Law at the University of Applied Sciences Schmalkalden.
The JUVE Handbook 2012/2013 lists him once more amongst the particularly recommended attorneys in the category trademark and competition law.
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