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Rainer Fritsche

European Patent Attorney, European Trade Mark and Design Attorney, Patent Attorney (Germany)
Location: Munich
Tel +49 89 549075-0
Fax +49 89 55027555
Rainer Fritsche

Studied Engineering and Business Administration in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the Technical University of Darmstadt, specializing in design, machine tools and turbo-engines. Graduated with Master’s degree in 1985.

Patent Attorney (Germany) since 1989.

Legal training as a patent attorney at Beyer & Jochem in Frankfurt, at the German Patent and Trademark Office and the German Patent Court in Munich, and at the Frankfurt/Main Upper District Court.

At Eisenführ Speiser since 1995; Partner.

Rainer Fritsche has special experience in patent infringement proceedings, patent revocation proceedings and in drafting and defending national, European and international patents and designs before the competent authorities and courts. In addition to his patent attorney work, Rainer Fritsche is also an assessor in the senate for patent attorney matters at the Federal Supreme Court.

Languages: German, English

Memberships: German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR), International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI), Patent Attorneys Association (PAK), Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office (epi), Fédération Internationale des Conseils en Propriété Industrielle (FICPI)

Publications / Presentations

  • Rainer Fritsche, Art.82 in: "Benkard: Europäisches Patentübereinkommen" (Commentary to the European Patent Convention), edited by Jochen Ehlers and Ursula Kinkeldey, 3rd ed. 2019; München.
  • Christoph Fehn, Manuel Söldenwagner, Rainer Fritsche, Tilman Müller, EPC-Textbook "The European Patent Application", hrsg. von Eisenführ Speiser und Chizai Corporation/published by Eisenführ Speiser and Chizai Corporation