Dr. Tobias Dolde

Rechtsanwalt
Partner
Head of Intellectual Property
Head of Alicante Office

Tobias Dolde is head of the IP practice group and head of our office in Alicante. He specialises in European and international trade mark and design law and has extensive experience of proceedings before the EU courts in Luxembourg and the European Union Intellectual Property Office in Alicante. Tobias’ key areas of expertise include advising on international strategic trade mark and design matters and setting up and looking after large worldwide IP portfolios.
Tobias is an active member of various high-profile German and international trade mark associations and lectures in European trade mark law at the University of Alicante.

Expertise

  • Intellectual property
  • EU trade mark and design law
  • Trade mark litigation

Career

  • Legal studies at the University of Fribourg (Switzerland), the University of Tübingen and the University of Deusto in Bilbao (Spain)
  • Ph.D. programme at the Universities of Tübingen and La Sorbonne (France)
  • Associate with a major law firm in Düsseldorf specialising in M&A and corporate and commercial law
  • Counsel with a major law firm in Alicante (Spain) specialising in intellectual property law
  • At Noerr since 2011
  • Admitted to the Düsseldorf Chamber of Lawyers

Memberships

  • European Communities Trade Mark Association (ECTA): chair of the EUIPO-Link committee – responsible for questions regarding EU trade mark law
  • International Trademark Association (INTA): editor in the Trade Dress team 

Selected Publications

  • Numerous publications on liability issues in genetic engineering law in the EU [E+S Schriftenreihe Nr. 10 (06/2006), Haftpflicht international – Recht & Versicherung (10/2005), Zeitschrift für Rechtspolitik (01/2005), Natur und Recht (04/2004), Versicherungswirtschaft (07/2002)]
  • BGH erkennt Rechts- und Parteifähigkeit von amerikanischen Gesellschaften an, Newsletter of the German-American Lawyers' Association, 10/2004