The Heidelberger Mustervertrag 79 “Research and Development Agreement” (“Forschungs- und Entwicklungsvertrag”) appears in a new edition (5th edition).

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The two standard works “Gross, Der Lizenzvertrag (“The License Agreement”)  , 12th edition, ” and Gross/Strunk, Lizenzgebühren  (“License Royalty…

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In 2001, Peter R. Slowinski from Stanford Law School in the USA started a study on patent mediation in Germany. This study is currently being…

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I have already put on numerous events (seminars/workshops) on the topic of IP/IT mediation for seminar organisers and businesses. The companies I have…

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Finally! On 26 July 2012, the Mediation Act took effect in Germany (Mediation Act)
It implements the European Directive on Mediation  (2082/52/EC)…

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Mediator Contracts - the first edition will be available starting in January 2013. 

More details here.

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The German Federal Ministry of Justice will most likely make the draft of the ordinance on the official training to become a certified mediator from…

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Due to the new German Mediation Act, the mediation regulations from the Chamber of Commerce and Industry for Munich and Upper Bavaria have been…

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A new edition of the IP/IT Mediation Handbook (previous title: Mediation in Intellectual Property and Copyright Law) became necessary relatively…

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In the feature article entitled “Mediation, a Law Which Sends a Signal” on page  12 pp.  of the March 2013 edition of "Wirtschaft", the Chamber of…

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