Tag Archives: Peter Dernbach

Peter Dernbach quoted in Asia IP on new patent application agreement

Partner Peter Dernbach recently provided insight into Taiwan and Japan’s recent agreement to mutually recognize biological material deposits for patent prosecution purposes. In Asia IP’s August edition, Peter explains that the June launch of the “Cooperative Program on Mutual Recognition of Deposit of Biological Materials for the Purpose of Patent Procedure” agreement by the Japan [...]

Peter Dernbach quoted in Asia IP on 3D printing

Partner Peter Dernbach was recently interviewed about 3D printing and its implications for intellectual rights holders, as well as the current state of trademark legislation in Taiwan, by Asia IP. In the May and June edition of Asia IP, Peter says that many of the industry’s key players hail from Taiwan and that Taiwan’s Premier [...]

WP listed among top law firms for our trademark practice

Winkler Partners has been recognized as an “eminent” trademark practice by the World Trademark Review. The WTR ranks firms and individuals in seventy major markets worldwide, and publishes their findings annually, in a report known as the WTR 1000. In their 2015 publication, the WTR says that “the IP function at Winkler Partners is one [...]

WP to attend gTLDs dispute resolution event in Hong Kong

Peter Dernbach, head of our IP team, will be attending the panelist meeting at the Asian Domain Name Dispute Resolution Centre and the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre seminar on ‘Online Brand Protection: Tips on New gTLDs Dispute Resolution” on Monday, January 12 in Hong Kong. Details of the seminar can be found here. Peter [...]

WP Partner Peter Dernbach elected to INTA Board of Directors

We are pleased to announce that Peter Dernbach, head of our IP practice, has been elected to join the International Trademark Association (INTA)’s Board of Directors. Peter will serve on the board until December 2017. For many years Peter has been an active member of the INTA community, having contributed to INTA publications, and spoken [...]

Peter Dernbach in Asia IP on Taiwan’s Intellectual Property Court

Asia IP‘s July issue features an in-depth, comparative look at intellectual property courts around the region entitled “Battle Cry for IP Courts.”  The article quotes Peter Dernbach on the Taiwan IP Court’s broad jurisdiction, its heavy workload, and the role of the IP police in enforcement. Peter leads the Winkler Partners IP practice. Other leading [...]

Peter Dernbach on copyright protection for adult films in Taiwan

Asia IP recently analyzed a landmark Taiwan Intellectual Property Court case in which the IP Court extended copyright protection in Taiwan to adult films.  In the article, WP partner Peter Dernbach comments on the IP Court’s public statements about the case and the prospects for civil damages for copyright infringement involving adult films in the [...]

Taiwan’s IPR Police: Organizational changes and statistics

WP’s Peter Dernbach and Liu Chia-yu attended a presentation to the American Chamber of Commerce’s Intellectual Property and Licensing Committee by Captain Li Qing-quan of the Intellectual Property Rights Police today. The presentation was entitled  ”IP Protection and Enforcement.”  Captain Li also explained the organizational changes that have resulted in the IPR Police becoming part of the [...]

Peter Dernbach quoted in Asia IP on online piracy

Peter Dernbach’s comments on the problem of online piracy and the Taiwan Intellectual Property Office’s proposals to fight it appear in the January issue of Asia IP. Another huge challenge is online piracy, which has been increasing in recent years and for which effective remedies are insufficient in practice, says Peter Dernbach, a partner at [...]

Peter Dernbach on Taiwan’s new exclusionary measures against patent infringing goods

The World Intellectual Property Review recently interviewed WP’s Peter Dernbach on Taiwan’s new border interdiction measures for goods infringing on Taiwanese patents. Patent owners will be able apply to detain infringing goods being imported into Taiwan but must provide a security bond and file an action for patent infringement within 12 days. The new measure [...]