IP, IT and life sciences
Schoenherr’s IP practice group has long-standing experience and an outstanding reputation in trademark, design, patent, copyright and unfair competition matters.
The partners frequently represent parties in ground-breaking court cases in national and European courts. The team of IP lawyers and highly specialised paralegals is also active in combating product and software piracy, including customs seizures. The practice group administers several thousand IP rights (trademarks and designs), including the co-ordination of foreign IP rights in more than 185 jurisdictions. It also offers an integrated service on contentious and non-contentious IP, IT, and internet-related issues and advises on M&A and finance transactions with an IP/IT focus. Other core areas are food and drug law, life sciences and unfair competition.
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In Romania, a new law on employee inventions entered into force on 29 June 2014. The law abrogates former provisions on employee inventions set forthby the country’s Patent Law.
Serbia: seconding Austrian nationals to work in Serbia and applying the Double Taxation Treaty between the two countries
It is commonplace for foreign companies active in Serbia, including Austrian firms, to second their employees to the country via their affiliates or business partners.