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Patentgruppen provides counselling on all aspects of IPR (Intellectual Property Rights), i.e. on all matters relating to patents, utility models and designs.

In our opinion, inventors are not the only ones who should be creative and ingenious. The purpose of our job is best fulfilled if we are allowed to get involved in specific issues of your business in close cooperation with inventors, project managers, managing directors and other professionals involved.  Likewise, we will not refrain from sharing our knowledge with you, seeing that the core of our services is to ensure that our clients are equipped to make the right decisions. Search for the right Patent Attorney

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Jorgen Moller

CEO, Partner, Patent Attorney, European Design Attorney M.Sc. in electrical engineering  

Biography

Jørgen started working in the patent industry in 1993 where he worked as an Examiner with the Danish Patent- and Trademark Office. Jørgen has a flair for noticing and pursuing IPR opportunities. He teaches patent strategy and how to make the most of your IPR budget

IP special skills

  • IP Strategy
  • Business methods
  • US and EP practice
  • EPO-praksis med indsigelser/forsvar mod indsigelser/mundtlige forhandlinger

Technical Core Competencies

  • Antennas and Radar
  • Aviation
  • Food technology
  • Internet-based transfers
  • IT / Software
  • Micromechanical systems
  • Mobile telephony
  • Music production
  • Optics
  • Telecommunications

Technical Skills

  • Acoustics
  • Audio Products
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Erik Drengsgaard

COO, Partner M.Sc. (Business and Economics) linkedin profile
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Henrik Tuxen

CFO, Partner Academy Profession Degree in Business linkedin profile
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Jens Jeppesen

Partner, European Patent and Design Attorney B.Sc. in electrical engineering specialized in software, data technology and data communication linkedin profile

Biography

Jens started working in the patent industry in 2002. He is excellent at analysing and arguing, and at the same time, he is pedagogical and thorough. Jens has been a qualified European Patent Attorney since 2008 and has experience with all aspects of European patent practice, including interviews and oral proceedings held at the European Patent Office (EPO). In addition, Jens has wide knowledge of US patent practice. 

 

IP special skills

  • Applying for patents and patent prosecution
  • Analyses and submissions (defense or attack, oppositions or litigations)
  • EPO-practise
  • Design protection

Technical Core Competencies

  • Audio
  • Data/Signal processing
  • IT / Software

Technical Skills

  • Acoustic
  • Audio processing
  • Audio signal analysis
  • Client/server
  • D/A
  • Databases
  • Data technology
  • Digital technology
  • Electronics
  • Amplifier technology
  • Hearing aid technology
  • Cooling/compressor operation
  • Localisation/positioning/detection
  • Engine protection
  • Musical Instruments
  • Music Production
  • Optical detection/analysis
  • Process / automation
  • Signal processing
  • Signal Transmission
  • Software
  • Solar cell technology
  • Control and regulation
  • Video/image processing
  • Wind turbine technology
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Søren Degn

Partner, European Patent Attorney B.Sc. in mechanical engineering specialized in automation linkedin profile

Biography

Søren started working in the patent industry in 2004 and with his wide experience both within and outside the patent industry, he is good at focusing attention on the needs of the individual company. Søren is thorough and methodical as well as quick at seeing through complicated problems.

IP special skills

  • Within preparation of patent applications, including phrasing of patent claims that can give a solid coverage and at the same time have a strong probability of issuance
  • Freedom-To-Operate analyses and infringement assessments
  • Searches: novelty, invalidation, Freedom-To-Operate, etc.

Technical Core Competencies

  • Mechanical processes and methods
  • Instruments and equipment
  • Tools
  • Wind turbine technology

Technical Skills

  • Packaging and wrapping
  • Hospital Equipment
  • Houses and equipment including thermodynamic processes
  • Agricultural technology
  • Bearings and guides as well as equipment including these
  • Linear actuators (pneumatic hydraulic and electrical) as well as equipment including these
  • Process automation e.g. including automated welding and robot implementation
  • Equipment and processes for the food industry
  • Plumbing technology
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Kaj Olesen

Partner, European Patent and Design Attorney M.Sc. in electrical engineering linkedin profile

Biography

Partner, European Patent Attorney, European Design Attorney M.Sc. specialized in analogue and digital regulation and control engineering Kaj started working in the patent industry back in 1984 as an Examiner at the Danish Patent Office.

IP special skills

  • Within EP practise 
  • Oral proceedings
  • Oppositions

Technical Core Competencies

  • Automated process equipment
  • Power electronics

Technical Skills

  • Automation
  • Home Automation
  • Agricultural technology
  • Medico electronics
  • Electrical machines and control thereof
  • Tools and measuring equipment
  • Wind turbine technology
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Nicolaj Reuss Bjerre

European Patent Attorney M.Sc.in Technical Physics with a master thesis in laser physics linkedin profile

Biography

Nicolaj started working in the patent industry in 2007 first as trainee in Patentgruppen and thereafter as Patent Attorney in 2010. In 2016 he obtained authorisation as European Patent Attorney. Nicolaj is excellent at remaining focused in even very complex situations without losing his sense of detail. He does his job to perfection while taking an analytical and structured approach to the task. 

IP special skills

  • Patent drafting and prosecution
  • Novelty, competitor and technology searches
  • Surveillance
  • PG Explore

Technical Core Competencies

  • Food technology
  • Confectionery products
  • Lasertechnologie
  • Optics
  • Ultrasound technology

Technical Skills

  • Packaging
  • EOR / oil recovery
  • Fats
  • Fiberoptics
  • Semiconductors
  • Measuring technique
  • Nanoscience / surface science
  • Chewing gum
  • Ultrasonic meters
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Ulrich Gramstrup Bærentsen

European Patent Attorney, Certified Danish Patent Agent (CDPA) B.Sc. in electrical engineering. Electrician linkedin profile

Biography

Ulrich started working in the patent industry in 2004 as a trainee in Patentgruppen and has been a Patent Attorney since 2007. Ulrich has been working with IPR both as a Patent Attorney and as an in-house Patent Manager within the wind turbine industry. As an in-house Patent Manager, Ulrich was in charge of creating and developing an IPR-setup including written procedures suitable for auditing the IPR-setup. IPR-setup in this context includes the development and maintenance of patent, design, trademark and domain portfolios, surveillance of competitor IPR, increasing IPR awareness in the organization at all organizational levels, technical clearing before entering agreements with collaborators or consultants and development of new products, etc.

 

IP special skills

  • Develop and administrate company IPR
  • Audit of company IPR and IPR setup's
  • Exstracting and clarifying ideas from the organization e.g. the development department
  • Drafting and prosecution of patent applications
  • Supporting the business strategy with IPR

Technical Core Competencies

  • Automation
  • Wind turbine and wind park communication
  • Wind turbine control
  • Control and regulation
  • Wind turbine monitoring
  • Wind turbine and park data acquisition
  • Wind turbine simulation
  • Software controlled applications
  • High voltage applications
  • Wind turbine converter
  • Wind turbine technology
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Ditte Riber

Patent Attorney Ph.D. in synthetic organic chemistry. M.Sc. in chemistry linkedin profile

Biography

Ditte joined Patentgruppen in 2015 as a Patent Attorney within the technical field of chemistry. Ditte holds a master’s degree and a Ph.D. in organic chemistry and she has worked with IPR in the pharmaceutical industry for several years. Ditte is also co-inventor on numerous patent applications and from 2012 to 2014, she was a member of a patent review committee in a large Danish biotech company. Ditte is excellent at identifying inventions and at finding creative solutions that can protect the customer's business in the best possible way.

 

IP special skills

  • IP Strategy
  • Identifying inventions
  • IPR Landscaping for risk assessment and idea generation in the development process
  • Within applying for patents and patent prosecution
  • Prior art search and analysis
  • FTO analysis

Technical Core Competencies

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug design
  • Food technology
  • Pharmaceutical formulations
  • Pharmaceuticals (small molecules, peptides, proteins)
  • Medicinal chemistry

Technical Skills

  • Analytical chemistry
  • Electro chemistry
  • Pharmacology
  • Physical chemistry
  • Laser chemistry
  • NMR/MS/HPLC
  • Polymer chemistry
  • Inorganic chemistry
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Lene Nørby Nielsen

Patent Attorney Ph.D. in Molecular Microbiology. M.Sc. in Biology-Biotechnology linkedin profile

Biography

Lene joined Patentgruppen in 2017 as a Patent Attorney. Lene holds a master’s degree in biology-biotechnology and a Ph.D. in molecular microbiology and protein chemistry and has worked as postdoctoral researcher in the field of antibacterial compounds and characterization of gut microbiome.  Lene has hands-on experience in molecular- and biochemical microbiology and related animal models and has further a broad knowledge in the field of chemistry. 

 

IP special skills

  • Applying for patents and patent prosecution
  • Prior art search and analysis
  • FTO analysis

Technical Core Competencies

  • Antibacterial compounds
  • Animal models
  • Gene technology
  • Immunochemical methods
  • Medical- and food microbiology
  • Protein expression
  • Bacterial resistance
  • Sequencing methods

Technical Skills

  • Bioinformatics
  • Biochemistry
  • Enzymology
  • Immunology
  • Protein chemistry
  • Vaccine development
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Søren Birthin Schmidt

Patent Attorney M.Sc. in physics with a master thesis in nanocatalysis linkedin profile

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Søren joined Patentgruppen in 2017. Søren holds a master's degree in physics from Aarhus University and has had a special focus on materials science. Throughout his studies, Søren has worked on atomic-scale studies of nanosized particles used for industrial hydrodesulfurization as well as new production methods for thin films with tribological properties. Søren has a broad knowledge in the field of physics and nanoscience.

 

IP special skills

  • Applying for patents and patent prosecution
  • Prior art search and analysis
  • FTO analysis

Technical Core Competencies

  • Materials science
  • Nanoscience
  • Surface science
  • Tribology

Technical Skills

  • Semiconductor physics
  • Hydrodesulfurization
  • Physical vapour deposition
  • X-ray diffraction
  • Scanning electron microscopy
  • Scanning tunnelling microscopy
  • Inorganic chemistry
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Afrim Berisha

Patent Attorney M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering linkedin profile

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Afrim joined Patentgruppen in January 2017 as a trainee and in early 2018 he graduated and started in Patentgruppen as a patent attorney. Afrim holds a master's degree in mechanical engineering from Aarhus Universitet and has had a special focus on fatigue analysis, fracture mechanics and mechanics of materials. Afrim has a broad knowledge within the field of mechanical engineering. 

 

IP special skills

  • Applying for patents and patent prosecution
  • Prior art search and analysis
  • Infringement analysis
  • FTO analysis

Technical Core Competencies

  • Fracture Mechanics
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Combustion Engines
  • Statics and Mechanics of Materials
  • Offshore Structures
  • Thermodynamics
  • Fatigue Analysis

Technical Skills

  • Dynamics
  • Finite Element Analysis
  • Composite Materials
  • Mechanical Vibrations
  • Computational Dynamics
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Heat Transfer
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Gitte Lambæk Rasmussen

Patent Administrator linkedin profile

BA (LSP) (English and German)

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Christiane Beck

Patent Administrator linkedin profile

BA (LSP) (English and French)

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Mette Wolf Gammelby

Patent and Design Administrator linkedin profile

BA (LSP) (English and French)

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Anita Juelsgaard Vang

Patent Administrator linkedin profile

MA (LSP) (English)

BA (LSP) (English and German)

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Mette Skovmann

Patent Administrator linkedin profile

BA (LSP) (English and Spanish)

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Pia Franck Jørgensen

Renewal Administrator linkedin profile
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Louise Pedersen

Receptionist