Tilman Müller-Stoy, Dr iur, focuses on advice and representation in patent litigation in all technical fields; further in utility models and patent-relevant antitrust law. Experience in the sectors of telecommunication, IT (including software), electronics, medical devices, automotive engineering, sports equipment, machinery and plant engineering, glass coating, brewing and food processing technology, packaging, abrasives, chemistry, biotechnology and pharma.Tilman Müller-Stoy represents clients in multi-jurisdictional patent infringement suits, in (parallel) invalidation and opposition proceedings before the German Federal Patent Court, the German Patent and Trademark Office, the European Patent Office and the German Federal Supreme Court. He is regularly active as lead counsel in multinational patent infringement suits (often relating to the US and to industrial standards) and preliminary injunction proceedings for patent infringement, and in so-called vindication proceedings concerning the transfer of patent rights due to unlawful usurpation. He also advises in IP-relevant contractual matters, in particular licensing, and matters of employee inventions law, as well as in mediation and arbitration proceedings. Tilman Müller-Stoy is currently representing a leading US software corporation in a number of multi-jurisdictional patent suits in the smartphone and tablets sector, and a globally acting corporation in the field of internet telephony (Germany, USA, Japan, UK, the Netherlands, Luxembourg). He is also involved in a number of patent litigation suits with respect to the UMTS and DDC standards. Further patent infringement and patent vindication proceedings concern the sectors of electronics, automotive, pharma, chemistry, ultrasonic welding, abrasives, photovoltaics, brewing technology, sports equipment and glass coating. His clients in these fields also include a number of highly innovative SMEs in Germany and abroad. Recommendations include Intellectual Asset Management Patent 1000 2013 (''Probably one of the best young lawyers in the patent field', Tilman Müller-Stoy has trail experience encompassing a variety of technical disciplines'); the JUVE Handbook of German Commercial Law Firms 2013/2014 ('excellent in telecoms litigation'); and Who's Who Legal Germany 2013 ('Tilman Müller-Stoy makes a good impression, and is growing in prominence within the market').
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