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Legal counsel at LBP for trademark delimitation agreements, non-disclosure agreements and license agreements // 1997-2010
Since 2011 specialized in the protection of trademarks, in particular defense and enforcement of claims in proceedings before the DPMA, BPatG, OHIM/EUIPO and the GC.
Additionally, Content Marketing Manager (HSB Academy) since 2021 and responsible for online and offline marketing at LBP as part of the Business Development team.
Law studies at Heidelberg University with a focus on international law // 1988-1996.
Trained as a goldsmith and silversmith at the Goldschmiedeschule Pforzheim // 1996-1999; self-employed goldsmith // 2000-2009
News and Articles by Gracia-Regina Blumenröhr
Voted Top 10 by The Trademark Lawyer Magazin!!!
We are absolutely delighted to have been selected as one of the Top 10 law firms in the field of IP and trademarks in Germany.
The right class matters: system and logic of the Nice Classification may decide
The classification of the goods in the correct class of the Nice Classification can be decisive for a proof of use.
Brand Luck for Big Mac
The Big Mac trademark was lucky in that it had already been declared revoked by the EUIPO's Cancellation Division.
The International Department at LBP
An International Department in an IP law firm sounds somewhat surprising. Learn more about our INT in a short interview.
UK address for service for IR trademarks and IR designs needed
Effective immediately, changes to service in proceedings against trademarks and designs in the UK apply to IR trademark and IR design holders.
Happy Luna New Year!
Greetings to all of our valued clients, colleagues, and friends! May this new year bring you success in all your endeavors, good health, and happiness.
A great success: CJEU rules in favor of Louboutin
A great success not only for Louboutin, but also for consumers and brand owners who offer their products on online marketplaces.
Christmas greetings from LBP
🎄The LBP Team wishes all clients, partners and colleagues a joyful holiday season with peace and happiness in the New Year 2023🎄
Bad faith in case of a new application for a trademark that has already expired?
Can an old trademark that is no longer protected be registered by a new owner and can that owner then be accused of bad faith?
NFT: threat or opportunity for companies and their brands?
NFT, blockchain, metaverse, cryptocurrency...we have arrived in WEB 3.0. Disputes in trademark law are on the horizon. Are brand owners and companies prepared?
Happy New Year 2022
On behalf of all of us at LBP we wish all our esteemed colleagues and clients in Asia a happy, healthy and prosperous Lunar New Year of the Tiger. May your year be one of good fortune and luck.
United in fight against product piracy: EUIPO, Amazon and Co.
Unusual cooperation: The European Union Intellectual Property Office EUIPO is working with various marketplaces such as Amazon, Facebook and Alibaba to combat product piracy.
General Court grants trademark protection for lipstick shape
The General Court of the European Union has now approved trademark protection for Guerlain’s lipstick due to its special and surprising shape.