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

February 2020

Eisenführ Speiser successfully advises equity funds managed by ECM Equity Capital Management GmbH on transaction

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January 2020

Fabian Fegers as lecturer at the High-Tech Gründerfonds Academy

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October 2019

Eisenführ Speiser successfully advises Scandinavian investor Nordic Alpha Partners on transaction

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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

»Eisenführ Speiser is a firm that values its clients’ time and money«

World Trademark Review 2020

»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

»The patent law team at Eisenführ Speiser is highly customer-oriented and focused on the client's business model«

 

The Legal 500 Deutschland 2020 (Patentrecht/Streitbeilegung)
The Legal 500

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

IAM Patent 2019
IAM Patent 2019