Cabinet Guenther Schmalz

Conseil en propriété intellectuelle
Patent, Trademark and Design Attorney

Cabinet Guenther Schmalz is a unique boutique intellectual property law firm in Monaco that handles all of the essential professional services any innovator or overseas professional may seek of an intellectual property law representative in Monaco. This includes the acquisition of intellectual property rights, such as patents, trademarks and design rights, the enforcement of these rights and the commercial exploitation of your rights.

  • Design rights search
  • Registering a design
  • Recordal of assignment, change of legal form, change of address of a design
  • Renewal of a design
  • Copyright issues
  • Non-disclosure agreements (NDA)
  • Licensing contracts
  • Performing artists / musicians / media and sports celebrities' contracts
  • Customs search and seizure procedures
  • Development of intellectual property portfolios
  • Strategic management of intellectual property portfolios
  • IP due diligence for MA

Guenther Schmalz, passed the German Patent Attorney Exam in 1991 and the European Patent Attorney Exam in 1993. His technical expertise encompasses espacially patents for mobile communication technology, computer implemented inventions ("software patents") and business method patents. He was admitted to the Monaco Patent and Trademark Office in 2009.

Our intellectual property law firm is licenced to represent clients before the

  • Monaco Patent and Trademark Office
  • German Patent and Trademark Office
  • German Courts (in particular in infringement matters and the nullification of German Patents)
  • European Patent Office
  • Office for the Harmonization in the Internal Market (OHIM) (The Trademark and Design Registration Office of the European Union) and
  • World Intellectual Property Office (WIPO).
  • European "Unified Patent Court", which will be established in the course of 2015 with its seat in Paris and divisions in London and Munich.