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German Patent Attorney at Page White Farrer, | Germany
Olaf is a Managing Partner with the international IP law firm Page White and Farrer, where he
heads the Munich office. He is experienced in drafting, prosecuting, and defending German,
European and international patent applications in all fields of electrical engineering and physics,
particularly in the fields of mobile communications, artificial intelligence, networking, software
and other IT-related fields, as well as medical technology, optics, electronic circuitry,
semiconductor technology, image processing technology, and electric vehicles.
Furthermore, Olaf has many years of experience giving expert opinions, in particular Freedom-
to-Operate (FTO) opinions, qualitative and monetary valuation of all kinds of intellectual property
rights, and evaluation of standard relevant patents. In this regard, he is a member of the DIN
working committee on patent valuation which created a corresponding German standard DIN
77100 and is working on a related international standard.
Recently he was a member of a patent litigation team, which represented a large international
a telecommunications company in a defensive merger (Joint Defense Group) in a large
international patent infringement lawsuit. Olaf is a member of the European Patent Litigators
Association (EPLIT) which has been established to promote any measures for improving patent
litigation, in particular before the Unified Patent Court, and to increase and strengthen
relationships between practitioners entitled to represent parties in patent disputes in Europe.