Patent Attorney Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Völger
Patent Attorney Dipl.-Ing. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Völger is a Patent Attorney, European Patent Attorney, European Trade Mark & Design Attorney and a Patent Attorney in Austria. In addition to patent law (drafting and filing of applications, processing and prosecution of examination, opposition and nullity proceedings, freedom-to-operate opinions, patent strategy), the processing of industrial designs, utility models and trademarks as well as the law governing employee inventions are part of his field of activity. Technical fields are mainly materials science (ceramic materials, semiconductors, metals, powder metallurgy, composite materials, dental materials), inorganic and organic chemistry (polymer materials, dyes, inks/toner), chemical process engineering (synthesis, analytics, coatings), energy technology (fuel cells, catalysts), medical technology, locks/locking systems, switch technology.
Patent attorney Dr. Völger studied chemistry at the Goethe University in Frankfurt/Main and materials science at the Technical University of Darmstadt. He wrote his dissertation in the field of polymer ceramics and sol-gel chemistry at the Technical University of Darmstadt. During his doctorate he spent several months researching at the Japan Fine Ceramic Center in Nagoya / Japan on a scholarship. He completed his training as a patent attorney in Munich from 2004 to 2009 and was admitted as a German patent attorney. Dr. Völger is also a European Patent Attorney, European Trade Mark and Design Attorney and a Patent Attorney in Austria. Patent Attorney Dr. Völger has been working as a freelance patent attorney since 2010 and was a partner of the firm Völger & Behrens – Patent Attorneys and Attorneys at Law for several years.
Articles in scientific journals (amongst others Journal of the American Ceramic Society, Journal of the Ceramic Society of Japan, Macromolecules, Angewandte Chemie Int. Edit., Chemistry of Materials)
- Patent Bar Association
- Institutes of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office (epi)
- Österreichische Patentanwaltskammer – Authorisation to provide professional advice and representation within the meaning of Section 16(1) of the Patentanwaltsgesetz
- Association of Intellectual Property Experts (VPP)
- German Association for the Protection of Industrial Property and Copyright GRUR.
- Spanish (basic knowledge)
Patent Attorney Dr. Völger is admitted to represent clients before the German Patent Office (DPMA), the Austrian Patent Office, the European Patent Office (EPO), the Office of the European Union for Intellectual Property (EUIPO), the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), the Federal Patent Court (BPatG) and in patent nullity proceedings before the Federal Supreme Court (BGH).