Due Diligence

IP specialists for successful M&A

IP Strategy - Due Diligence

Industrial property rights play an increasingly important role in mergers and acquisitions. Established teams of patent attorneys and attorneys-at-law analyse IP portfolios for potential legal risks. Does the object of sale conform to the client’s expectations? What competitive advantages can be derived in the short and long term from existing IP rights and concluded agreements?

Our services

  • Analysis and valuation of existing IP rights
  • Identifying and safeguarding existing technical know-how
  • Identifying competitive advantages and earnings potential
  • Risk management

Our attorneys

The attorneys at Eisenführ Speiser combine technical and legal excellence. The following members of the firm will discuss your specific concerns with you and put together the right team to meet your needs.

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Latest news

January 2020

Fabian Fegers as lecturer at the High-Tech Gründerfonds Academy

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June 2019

“IP Issues in M&A” – Interview with Dr Katrin Winkelmann in Financier Worldwide

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April 2019

Evaluation of intellectual property - Interview with Dr Katrin Winkelmann

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Awards

»Eisenführ Speiser makes things as simple as possible for rights holders«

IAM Patent 2019
IAM Patent 2019

»Strong, full-service IP firm with extensive coverage of the German market«

Chambers Europe 2019

»An impressive combination of trademark attorneys and attorneys at law means that the support it offers is truly holistic«

World Trademark Review 2019

»The fact that clients like Philips have recently mandated the IP team more comprehensively in unfair competition and design processes underlines how clients value the experience of the team«

 

JUVE Handbuch Wirtschaftskanzleien 2019/20 (Marken- und Designrecht)
JUVE Handbuch Wirtschaftskanzleien 2019/20

»Eisenführ Speiser participates more than other patent law firms in the growing litigation business in Germany«

 

JUVE Handbuch Wirtschaftskanzleien 2019/20 (Patentrecht)
JUVE

»Eisenführ Speiser is a true partner for strategic planning and implementation in response to IP challenges«

 

The Legal 500 Deutschland 2019 (Patentrecht/Streitbeilegung)
The Legal 500 Deutschland (Patentrecht/Streitbeilegung)

»Eisenführ Speiser wins client approval with their combination of broad coverage of industries and their in-depth Expertise«

 

The Legal 500 Deutschland 2019 (Patentrecht)
The Legal 500 Deutschland 2019 (Patentrecht)

»Eisenführ Speiser combines contentious and non-contentious work with ease«

IAM Patent 2019
IAM Patent 2019