Dr. Andreas Klein

Counsel, Frankfurt

Biography

Overview

Andreas Klein advises and represents clients on all aspects of intellectual property law (IP). He is especially experienced in the areas of competition, trademark and copyright law, where he primarily acts as a legal representative for clients from the financial services, publishing and IT sectors as well as automotive and healthcare.

Furthermore, he has broad experience in distribution law, in particular with regard to license agreement and commercial agency law. In the area of IT law, Andreas Klein specifically advises on the implementation of software development projects.

Another focus of his practice is press and media law. He constantly represents clients in disputes for achieving or repelling the forbearance of statements, counter-statements and revocations as well as the payment of damages.

Bars and Courts
Certified Specialist in Intellectual Property Law (Fachanwalt für Gewerblichen Rechtsschutz)
Rechtsanwalt
Education
Dr jur
Eberhard Karls University Tübingen

Tübingen

Second State Exam
Higher Regional Court of Stuttgart
First State Exam
Eberhard Karls University Tübingen

Tübingen

Languages
German
English
Danish

Experience

Publications

"Note on decision of the ECJ: Textilis et al. vs. Svenskt Tenn (Besprechung von EuGH: Textilis u.a. / Svenskt Tenn)", GRUR-Prax, Issue 9, Page 206, 2019

Note on decision of the General Court: MAIN AUTO WHEELS (Besprechung von EuG: MAIN AUTO WHEELS)”, GRUR-Prax, Issue 21, Page 500, 2018

Note on decision of the Federal Court of Justice: Cease and Desist Letter prepared by an external laywer II (Besprechung von BGH: Anwaltsabmahnung II)”, GRUR-Prax, Issue 17, Page 408, 2017

"Must courts provide grounds for ex parte preliminary injunctions? (Begründung von Beschlussverfügungen?)", GRUR, Pages899-907, 2016

"Note on decision of the Higher Regional Court of Frankfurt: Reimbursement of costs incurred by a commercial association for acease and desist letter prepared by an external lawyer (Besprechung von OLG Frankfurt a.M.: Kosten des externen Anwalts einesFachverbands für Abmahnung)", GRUR-Prax, Issue 8, Page 178, 2016

"Note on decision of the Higher Regional Court of Frankfurt: Objection solely to costs by the injunction defendant following anunsuccessful sequestration application with respect to other claims asserted by the injunction plaintiff (Besprechung von OLGFrankfurt a.M.: Kostenwiderspruch nach erfolglosem Sequestrationsantrag hinsichtlich anderer Verfügungsansprüche)", GRUR-Prax, Issue 20, Page 447, 2015

"Note on decision of the Higher Regional Court of Frankfurt: Preliminary injunction issued as a decision in complaint proceedingswithout hearing the defendant (Besprechung von OLG Frankfurt a.M.: Beschlussverfügung im Beschwerdeverfahren ohneAnhörung des Antragsgegners)", GRUR-Prax, Issue 11, Page 242, 2015

"Standard proceedings or fast track proceedings – to which of the two proceedings would a warning letter refer?(Hauptsacheverfahren oder Eilverfahren – worauf bezieht sich die Abmahnung?)". GRUR, Pages 882-889, 2012

Co-author, "Payment of a fine instead of a coercive penalty as a means to make the enforcement of delivery claims more effective(Ordnungsgeld statt Zwangsgeld – Effektivere Durchsetzung von Belieferungsansprüchen)", NJW, Issue 31, Pages 2248-2249,2010 (with Markus Burianski)