Dr. Scholz is admitted before the German Patent and Trademark Office (DPMA), the Federal Patent Court of Germany (BPatG), the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO), the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), the Bundessortenamt and the Community Plant Variety Office (CPVO).
Dr. Scholz counsels clients in all matters of intellectual property protection. In addition to internationally operating companies, he has served numerous small and medium-sized businesses, start-ups and individual inventors alike and is thus well acquainted with the various aspects of intellectual property protection particularly relevant to these groups. Dr. Scholz is experienced in ex parte and inter partes patent, trademark and design proceedings. He also has a key interest in the area of the German Employees’ Inventions Act.
Dr. Scholz studied biochemistry at the Hanover Medical School (MHH) and the University of California San Diego (UCSD). He completed his doctorate in the field of cellular signal transduction at the MHH.
During his patent attorney education program, Dr. Scholz joined the German Patent and Trademark Office and the Federal Patent Court of Germany as well as Lower Saxony’s patent litigation chamber at Brunswick regional court.