When it comes to protecting your good name and your products, we are the right partner. We serve our clients in all areas of intellectual property: trademarks, patents, designs and competition law.
We are one of the leading anti-counterfeit experts boutique law firms in Europe with Headquarters in Munich and offices in Hamburg, Zurich, Vienna.
We are passionate about what we do. And that enthusiasm translates into results.
When it comes to trademark rights and anti-piracy our reputation as a strongheaded opponentprecedes. Clients as the MotoGP World Champion Valentino Rossi, the fashion designer Christian Audigier (Ed Hardy) and car-refiners as Techart, Hamann, Lumma and Rieger trust on my legal advice. I care now for over 15 years for the trademark portfolios of textile manufacturer Kodra, the fashion brand Earnest Sewn and the whisky Lord Calvert. I am the trust counsel of the World Boxing Association WKA. After Dr. Christine Theiss I now provide advice to the incumbent Word Champion Marie Lang.
ZIERHUT IP is winner of the 2018 Global Law Awards as Trademark Law Boutique of the Year in Germany. It’s CEO Christian Zierhut is awarded as Europe Trademark Lawyer of the Year 2018.
The reproduction and distribution of copyrighted material and counterfeiting is big business.
But you can protect what’s yours. And you not only make it difficult for counterfeiters to profit from your reputation but you can also stop them quickly and effectively – with the right strategy and the right partner.
Parallel-Grey-Market-Imports allow scrupulous re-sellers to exploit price differentials by selling branded goods at a discount in some markets at the expense of the authorised distributor. We have effective methods to act against it. Talk to us and it will be done.