Vita

Werner Bergmeier

working in IP since 1987

Dipl.-Ing.
German Patent Attorney
European Patent Attorney
European Trademark and Design Attorney


University Career

Mechanical Engineering at the Technical University of Munich
(focussing on construction and development)


Personal Background

1985 - 1987
Developing of transporting systems
1987 - 1990
Patent Engineer
1990 - 1991
Training at the German Patent Office, at the District Court of Munich and at the Federal Patent Court
1991
German Patent Attorney
1993 - 1996
Head of an industrial Patent and Licence Department
1994
European Patent Attorney
1996
European Trademark Attorney
1996
Founding CANZLER & BERGMEIER
Since 2016
Lecturer at Reutlingen University

Areas of Expertise

Patents/ Utility models:
  • IP management
  • Development of strategic patent portfolios
  • Drafting of patent applications
  • Dispute proceedings before the GPTO, FPC, EPO, DC, HDC, and FCoJ
  • Oppositions and appeals
  • Legal Opinions
  • Searches for prior art
  • Employee invention law
  • Licensing agreements
Designs:
  • Design application and registration procedures
  • Prior art searches

Memberships

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