Main area of expertise:
Specialist fields include: mechanical engineering, technical procedures, appliance construction, civil and structural engineering, electromechanics, motor manufacturing, precision enineering, wood treatment, plastic technology, automotive engineering, measurement technology, medical technology, optics, technology for measuring layer thickness, textile technology, tools and sensors.
Mr. Masers expertise lies in the handling of Intellectual Property Right Registrations, the realisation of licence granting procedures before the German Patent and Trademark Office, the European Patent Office and national patent offices. He also deals with opposition proceedings, nullity disputes and cancellation proceedings.
His areas of legal expertise lie in the handling of infringement examinations, drafting of infringement testimonials, Freedom-to-Operate analysis as well as the drafting of development contracts, licensing contracts and settlement contracts.
Trade Mark Law:
A further area of expertise where Mr. Maser has many years of experience is that of trademark research and registration, both nationally and internationally.
The field of design law also belongs to his area of expertise, particularly regarding the registration of designs, and the form of presentation in accordance with technical protective rights.
Academic and Professional Career:
Mechanical Engineering (graduate engineer, Dipl.-Ing.) - University of Stuttgart
Internships in South Africa and the USA.
- German Patent Attorney (1994)
- European Patent Attorney (1995)
- European Trademark and Design Attorney
Authorization to represent before the:
- German Patent and Trademark Office
- Federal Patent Court
- Federal Supreme Court in patent nullity proceedings
- European Patent Office
- European Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO)
- World Intellectual Property Office (WIPO)
Languages: German, English, French
Member of: GRUR, FICPI