Clemens Pfitzer

Clemens Pfitzer

Attorney
Partner
Certified Specialist for Intellectual Property Law
Certified Specialist for IT Law

Focus

Competition Law/Advertising Law
Trademark Law
Copyright Law
IT Law
Data Protection Law
E-Commerce
Design Law

Languages

German, English

Vita

Clemens Pfitzer studied law at the University of Tuebingen, followed by a legal clerkship in Stuttgart and in Vista, CA, USA.

Since 2005 he has worked as an attorney in Intellectual Property (IP)and Information Technology (IT) law. He worked in an IP and IT law firm in Hamburg, before founding his own law firm in Stuttgart in 2007. 2010 he co-founded Kurz Pfitzer Wolf & Partner.

Clemens Pfitzer is a Certified Specialist by the German Bar association for Intellectual Property Law (IP Law) and Information Technology Law (IT Law).

Clemens Pfitzer main focus is unfair competition, trademarks and IT.  He handles represents a wide range of national and international clients.

He provides full trademark service, from trademark applications to litigation regarding trademark or other IP infringement. He represents his clients in IP Office proceedings at the German Patentand Trademark Office and the EUIPO and German and European courts.

He has more than 10 years of experience as a litigator in Germany for IP and IT cases, he regularly publishes articles in IP and IT issues and has been a much valued expert, author and speaker in IP and IT issues.

For the term 2016-2017 Clemens Pfitzer was appointed to the INTA Internet Commitee.

Publications

InTeR 2014, 85: Der Internetnutzer als Urheberrechtsverletzer? (Clemens Pfitzer)

K&R 2012, 169: Das wettbewerbsrechtliche Dilemma bei hybriden Softwareprojekten (Clemens Pfitzer / Arndt Hengstler)

Herbstakademie der DSRI 2009: Auswirkungen der UGP-Richtlinie und deren Umsetzung im UWG (Clemens Pfitzer)

MDR 2007, S. 61: Einmonatiges Widerrufsrecht bei Versandgeschäften – Millardengeschenk für die Verbraucher? (Clemens Pfitzer / Dr. Christopher Woitkewitsch)

Druck und Medien 2007: Vorsicht vor Abmahnern (Clemens Pfitzer)

Beiträge von Clemens Pfitzer erscheinen unter anderem regelmäßig im Titelschutzjournal.