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Atif Wolfgang Bhatti

Counsel, Frankfurt

Overview

Experience

Specialised in intellectual property litigation with a focus on patent law and utility design rights. The practice focuses on national and international patent litigation, including the parallel opposition and nullity proceedings. Further advises in competition and trademark law.

Professional Experience

2022 Counsel, Linklaters

2015 – 2022 Managing Associate, Linklaters

2011 – 2015  Associate, Hogan Lovells

Education

2011 LL.M. programme at the University of London, Queen Mary College, London
2009 Second Legal State Exam (2. Juristisches Staatsexamen)
2007 – 2009: Landgericht Wuppertal, Legal Traineeship (Referendariat)
2007 First Legal State Exam (1. Juristisches Staatsexamen)
2004 – 2005 Cardiff University, Diploma in Legal Studies
2001 – 2007 University of Passau, Law Studies

Publications
  • ʻEine Frage der Farbeʼ, Platow Recht, No 81, July 2015
  • „Das Schutzrechtsdilemma: : zwischen traditioneller Presse und neuen Medien. Im Blickpunkt: Der Streit um das Leistungsschutzrecht geht in die nächste Runde", IntellectualProperty Magazine, No 10, January 2016 (in collaboration with Cordt-Magnus van Geuns-Rosch)
  • „SEPs: Lohnt sich das Klagen noch?", IntellectualProperty Magazine, No 16, February 2016 (in collaboration with Dr. Julia Schönbohm)
  • "Patent Compliance - eine zu Unrecht vernachlässigte Materie", DER BETRIEB Sonderausgabe Corporate Compliance 2020, pages 55 - 58 (in collaboration with Matthias Seyboth and Dr. Julia Schönbohm)