||Dr. Bernd Hupfer
||Patent Attorney (DE); European
Trademark and Design Attorney
||Dr. Bernd Hupfer studied chemistry and received
his Ph.D. in polymer science at the University of Mainz,
Germany. Before joining Dennemeyer & Associates, Dr.
Hupfer held various positions in R&D, quality management
and manufacturing in several internationally-known corporations.
Among his former job titles, we can mention Head of manufacturing
and engineering of Ticona GmbH’s European business
unit for polyacetal (POM), and global business unit for
ultrahigh molecular weight polyethylene (UHMW-PE) with sites
in Germany and the US.
In the field of IP, Dr. Bernd
Hupfer was Head of “Intellectual Property EU”
of Celanese Corporation, where he was also Chairman of the
Managerial Employees’ Committee (Sprecherausschuss)
of Celanese’s German group companies. He brings a
wealth of knowledge in the development and maintenance of
patent portfolios, including enforcement and defense of
patents in European and non-European countries. Due to his
previous experience, Dr. Hupfer can advise on drafting and
negotiation of IP related agreements, such as confidentiality
agreements, license agreements and evaluation agreements.
||Ph.D. in Biology
|Area of expertise
||biology, biotechnology, chemistry, medical
technology, pharmacy, trademark and design law
|Active in IP since
||Active in IP since 2010
|Office located in
||Frankfurt a.M. Germany