Weiser & Voith Patentanwälte

WEISER & VOITH

PATENTANWÄLTE

EUROPEAN PATENT & TRADEMARK ATTORNEYS

Dr. Andreas Weiser
Weiser Patentgesetz Gebrauchsmustergesetz PatG GMG
DI Bernhard Voith

A cordial welcome to one of the leading intellectual property firms of Austria.

You have extraordinary ideas…

…we have extraordinary ideas to protect your ideas!

Intellectual property rights help you to use your ideas exclusively and exploit them optimally – this can give you a decisive lead on the market.

But it also needs good ideas to protect good ideas! Only those who are entirely familiar with the law and its interpretation find creative solutions and can support you with outstanding intellectual property rights.

Trust on the expertise of our team around the author of the most comprehensive commentary to the Austrian patent law, Dr. Andreas Weiser.

What we do

As patent attorneys, we support you at developing, filing, managing, protecting, and enforcing your patents, trademarks, and designs – worldwide.

From the very beginning, we are the trusted partner in all questions of intellectual property on your side: We support you in assessing whether your ideas are worth pro­tecting and can be protected. We develop your strategies together with you to protect and build up your worldwide portfolio and take the required steps to protect your new intellectual property rights for a successful utilisation in the long term.

For more than 20 years our domestic and international clients rely on our expertise and experience for all their patents, trademarks and designs in Austria, Europe and all over the world.

Proceedings Representation

before the Austrian Patent Office (APO) in Vienna, the European Patent Office (EPO) in Munich, Berlin, and The Hague, the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) in Alicante, and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in Geneva as well as before all patent and trademark offices in the world with our network of highly specialised partners

Representation in Court

patent attorney representation in infringement and litigation proceedings before the ordinary courts in collaboration with specialized partner attorneys at law

Enforcing and Contesting

enforcing your intellectual property rights at home and abroad

contesting patents, trademarks, and designs that were wrongly granted

Patent and Trademark Searches

patent searches for free and protected state of the art and for intellectual property rights of your competitors

trademark searches for trademark clearings before market entry and for surveillance of competition

Consultancy and Expert Opinions

in all fields of industrial property, with employee inventions, and with license and cooperation agreements

expert opinions for internal business purposes and court proceedings

Publications

THE NEW “WEISER” • THE STANDARD ON AUSTRIAN PATENT LAW IN ITS 3RD EDITION • NOW AT MANZ

Focus

Physics • Mechanical Engineering • Electronics • Manufacturing • Industrial Automation • Process Technologies • Optics • Medical Engineering • Telecommunications • Traffic Telematics • Computer Systems • Personal Devices • Software

Austrian, European, and International Trademark Law

Nullity Proceedings and Litigation

4845 Patents

filed

454 Designs

protected

1416 Trademarks

registered

8615 Cups of

coffee

Weiser & Voith Patentanwälte

About us

Dr. Andreas Weiser

European Patent and Trademark Attorney

Founder of the firm, author of the most comprehensive commentary on Austrian patent law, and one of the leading intellectual property specialists of the country. Patent Attorney since 1995 and Diploma in Communications Engineering since 1987.

  • Appointed Lecturer of the Faculty of Law Vienna
  • Appointed Lay-Judge of the Commercial Court of Vienna and the Supreme Court of Austria

Languages: German, English, French

Dr. Andreas Weiser

European Patent and Trademark Attorney

Founder of the firm, author of the most comprehensive commentary on Austrian patent law, and one of the leading intellectual property specialists of the country. Patent Attorney since 1995 and Diploma in Communications Engineering since 1987.

  • Appointed Lecturer of the Faculty of Law Vienna
  • Appointed Lay-Judge of the Commercial Court of Vienna and the Supreme Court of Austria

Languages: German, English, French

DI Bernhard Voith

European Patent and Trademark Attorney

Patent Attorney and Certified Patent and License Manager. Graduate of the European Management Development Program, University of Ashridge. Diploma in Control Engineering and Industrial Automation since 1994.

  • Multiple years of expertise as manager in the industry
  • Appointed Lecturer of the Technical University of Vienna for Patent Law

Languages: German, English, French

DI Bernhard Voith

European Patent and Trademark Attorney

Patent Attorney and Certified Patent and License Manager. Graduate of the European Management Development Program, University of Ashridge. Diploma in Control Engineering and Industrial Automation since 1994.

  • Multiple years of expertise as manager in the industry
  • Appointed Lecturer of the Technical University of Vienna for Patent Law

Languages: German, English, French

Philipp Gruber, MSc_ETH

European Patent Attorney

European Patent Attorney. Studies of Technical Physics at the Technical University of Vienna and of Theoretical Physics at the Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule (ETH) Zurich

  • Master’s Thesis at the Australian National University (ANU), Canberra
  • Formation CEIPI, Université de Strasbourg

Languages: German, English, French, Japanese

Philipp Gruber, MSc_ETH

European Patent Attorney

European Patent Attorney. Studies of Technical Physics at the Technical University of Vienna and of Theoretical Physics at the Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule (ETH) Zurich

  • Master’s Thesis at the Australian National University (ANU), Canberra
  • Formation CEIPI, Université de Strasbourg

Languages: German, English, French, Japanese

Katharina Eret

Office Manager

Languages: German, English, French

Katharina Eret

Office Manager

Languages: German, English,
French

Mag. Andrea Weiser

Financial department

Languages: German, English,
Italian

Mag. Andrea Weiser

Financial department

Languages: German, English,
Italian

Contact us!

WEISER & VOITH
PATENTANWÄLTE

Kopfgasse 7
A-1130 Vienna, Austria

TEL +43 (1) 879 17 06
FAX +43 (1) 879 17 07
EMAIL mail@patente.net

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