Our Asia Desk

Protecting and defending IP in Asia

The Asiatic area has played an increasingly significant role in the global economy for many years. It has developed into an important production location for large and medium companies alike, making it possible to keep pace with price levels. At the same time, China in particular is catching up at a breakneck pace when it comes to innovative business models and products, with all of the consequences this poses to European industry.

Meissner Bole has already been active in Asia for many decades. We maintain partnerships with several of the leading IP law firms here, where these partnerships allow us to quickly attain, efficiently enforce and effectively defend intellectual property rights. In addition, we cultivate a continuous exchange with colleagues in Asia, and in this way are constantly informed about all current legal developments in the respective countries. We also manage your IP portfolios for a series of leading companies on this continent.

We are especially experienced with IP rights in and coming out of Japan. Working together with a team of Japanese patent attorneys, we offer our Japanese client advice which takes stock of both the expert and cultural peculiarities any- if desired - is also presented in the Japanese language.

We likewise assist German clients on the Japanese market. We work with established IP law firms in Japan, thereby ensuring that our clients receive the best possible advice locally on any matter.

Our Japanese patent attorneys:

As one of Germany’s leading boutique IP law firms, we provide advice in all areas of intellectual property protection – patent, trademark, design and know-how. From the initial filing of an application, through the prosecution procedure to enforcement by litigation, our aim is to ensure that your inventions and innovation will remain what they are by nature – unique. .