Provided by Christian Schumacher
Intellectual property law, unfair competition law, media law
Christian Schumacher is a partner at Schoenherr, where he focuses on intellectual property and unfair competition law. He regularly advises Austrian and international clients on all aspects of intellectual property law, in particular on trademark, copyright and unfair competition law, including domain name disputes. His area of specialisation also includes personality law (media law). Christian represents clients in conflicts, both in pre-trial negotiations and in the various types of court and administrative litigation. He is editor in chief of the IP and competition law journal "Österreichische Blätter für Gewerblichen Rechtsschutz und Urheberrecht" and author and co-author of several publications in the trademark, copyright and media law field as well as a lecturer on intellectual property law on the University of Vienna.
Austrian Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property and Copyright (board member), AIPPI, INTA, Marques (team member)
Editor-in-chief of main Austrian IP-specialist law journal; Co-editor of trademark commentary regularly cited by the courts (Kucsko/Schumacher, marken.schutz); Author of several publications in IP field
University of Vienna (Dr. iur. 1999, Mag. iur. 1994)
New York University (LL.M. 1998)