Roland Kunze, LL.M.

Roland Kunze, LL.M. (University of Kent) – Partner

Lawyer, Certified Specialist for IP Law, Solicitor (England and Wales)

 

Education and Professional Career

  • Member of the Editorial Board of the Trade Mark Reporter® – The Law Journal of the International Trade Mark Association, New York (since 2008)
  • Certified Special Attorney in Intellectual Property Law (since 2007)
  • Member of the Editorial Board of the European Copyright and Design Report (ECDR), Sweet & Maxwell, London (2004 – 2010)
  • Solicitor at the Supreme Court for England and Wales (since 2002)
  • Lawyer at Wuesthoff & Wuesthoff; Partner at Wuesthoff & Wuesthoff as of 2005 (2000 – 2012)
  • Training: Regional Court Nürnberg-Fürth; Department of International Legal Affairs at the European Patent Office, Munich; Law firm AshurstMorrisCrisp, London; Wuesthoff & Wuesthoff
  • University of Kent/England, LL.M. in International Commercial Law – Thesis on Trademark Infringement under English and European Law
  • Internship at the Treuhand Agency, Berlin; Law firm, Nabarro Nathanson, London
  • Legal Studies at the Universities of Regensburg and Aberdeen, Scotland

 


Memberships in Organisations and Associatios

 


Recent Publications

  • Kunze, R. A suitable Introduction for IP novices? Book review – EU IP Law: A short Introduction to European Intellectual Property Law, Paul van der Kooij and Dirk Visser. Leiden Law School, 2014, in JIPLP 2015, Vol. 10, N.4.
  • Kunze, R. Book Review “Trade Mark Registrations in Bad Faith” of A. Tsoutsanis, in The Trademark Reporter – The law Journal of the International Trademark Association – September-October 2011.
  • Kunze, R. „Wenn sich der Weihnachtsmann verspätet – die Rechtslage bei verspäteter Lieferung” When Santa Claus is delayed – the legal situation for late delivery, in Dedica Fachmagazin für Werbemittel, Incentives und Promotions, Nuremberg, in 4/2010.
  • Kunze, R. „Die teuren Folgen günstiger Fotos – Urheberrecht und Werbemittel” The expensive consequences of cheap photographs – copyright and advertising material, in 3/2010 Dedica Fachmagazin für Werbemittel, Incentives und Promotions, Nuremberg.
  • Kunze, R. „Der Ärger mit Billigkopien – der Fall Reisenthel in den USA” Problems with cheap imitations – the Reisenthal case in the USA, in 2/2010 Dedica Fachmagazin für Werbemittel, Incentives und Promotions, Nuremberg.
  • Kunze, R. Ihr Gutes Recht: Roland Kunze beantwortet Rechtsfragen „Konsequenzen bei Nichtbeachtung von Schutzrechten – Plagiate“ Consequences of non-observance of intellectual property rights, in Dedica Fachmagazin für Werbemittel, Incentives und Promotions, Nuremberg 1/2010

For a complete list of publications by Roland Kunze please click here.