Christian Zierhut is IP attorney with over 14 years of experience advising clients on intellectual property issues. He is recognised as a Trademark Lawyer & Brand Protection Expert providing a full trademark, design right, copyright and patent advisory services to a broad range of businesses globally.
Christian Zierhut has a diverse intellectual property practice focused on trade mark prosecution and trademark right infringement litigation, with special emphasis on clients in the fashion, sport and entertainment and car parts sectors. He provides advise in complex unfair competition cases.
Christian Zierhut advises clients in all fields of Intellectual Property law as Trademarks, Patents and Designs and competition law and on global anti-counterfeiting strategies, parallel import, including national and European-wide customs border seizure as well as related cross-border litigation.
Media companies, athlets, race drivers, fashion designers and apparel companies; Christian Zierhut consults his clients in all questions concerning trade marks, including the development of trade mark strategies, the supervision and administration of trade mark portfolios, the drafting and negotiation of licence agreements and the extrajudicial and judicial enforcement of trade mark rights.
Christian Zierhut acted for many years on behalf of Christian Audigier’s (Ed Hardy) worldwide clothing and merchandise company, including all its European trade mark and licence matters. Clients as the MotoGP World Champion Valentino Rossi and the car-refining industry trust on his legal advice. For over 15 years. Also textile manufacturers, fashion brands and Lord Calvert.
Christian Zierhut is the trust counsel of the World Boxing Association WKA, Dr. Christine Theiss and Word Champion Marie Lang.