Dr. Philipp Ganz
German Patentanwalt (Patent Attorney)
European Patent Attorney
European Trademark Attorney
European Design Attorney
European Patent Litigator
Partner since 2022
Studies of physics at the University of Karlsruhe. Masters degree in physics (Dipl.-Phys.) in 2009.
Research associate at the Center for Functional Nanostructures (CFN) at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) from 2009 to 2012. PhD in physics at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) in 2012, focusing on the fabrication and characterization of semiconductors for detectors as well as for applications in spintronics.
Areas of expertise: Semiconductor physics, molecular beam epitaxy, X-ray spectroscopy, atomic force microscopy, magnetometry.
Active in intellectual property since 2013. From 2013 to 2019 employed in the patent department of a medium-sized company in the field of mechanical engineering. 2017 admitted as European Patent Attorney at the European Patent Office. Admission as German Patentanwalt (Patent Attorney), European Trademark Attorney and European Design Attorney in 2021. 2023 admission as a European Patent Litigator at the Unified Patent Court (UPC).
Areas of activities:
All areas of intellectual property; patents, trademarks, designs, utility models; license agreements; strategic consultation; litigation and related legal disputes; issues relating to the employee inventions act.
epi (Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office), VPP (Association of Intellectual Property Experts), German Physical Society (DPG).
News and articles by Philipp Ganz
Preliminary Injunction in Patent Litigation
The ECJ has now strengthened the rights of German IP owners to enforce their claims more quickly with the help of the preliminary injunction.
Second Patent Law Modernization Act – further changes enter into force
Second Act to Simplify and Modernize Patent Law: further amendments will enter into force on May 1, 2022.
Coronavirus COVID-19 – Measures taken by our patent law firm and the individual patent offices in order to tackle the challenges posed by the current situation
Measures taken by our patent law firm and the individual patent offices in order to tackle the challenges posed by the current situation