29Nov2020

Christian Hilti und Dany Vogel ranked as “Global Leaders” in Patent Law

The London trade magazine “iam Patent 1000” ranks Christian Hilti and Dany Vogel in its 2021 issue as „world’s foremost private practice patent experts” (Global Leaders in Patent Law).

27Nov2020

Rentsch Partner represented by five attorneys in «iam Patent 1000»

The London trade magazine “iam Patent 1000” ranks Louis Lagler, Alfred Köpf, Christian Hilti, Dany Vogel und Demian Stauber in its 2021 issue as leading attorneys in the field of patent law.

There is no other firm in Switzerland that is represented by so many practitioners in this ranking.

24Nov2020

Interview with Andrea Carreira, Christian Hilti and Demian Stauber in “IAM Global Patent Litigation 2021”

The London-based journal IAM has published an interview with  Andrea Carreira, Christian Hilti and Demian Stauber about patent prosecution in Switzerland. The interview was published in “IAM Global Patent Litigation Guide 2021” and can be downloaded here.

The article first appeared in Global Patent Litigation Guide: Helping businesses navigate the new normal 2021, a supplement to IAM, published by Law Business Research - IP Division. To view the guide in full, please go to www.IAM-media.com

30Mar2020

Christian Hilti in “Chambers Europe – Life Sciences: Patent Litigation”

The London trade magazine “Chambers Europe” presents Christian Hilti in its 2020 issue as leading attorney in the field of life sciences and patent Litigation.

10Feb2020

Christian Hilti ranked in “Who’s Who Legal 2020 – Life Sciences”

The London trade magazine “Who’s Who Legal – Patents” presents Christian Hilti in its 2020 issue as leading attorney in the field of Life Sciences.

4Feb2020

Rentsch Partner represented by two patent specialists in the “Who’s Who Legal 2020 – Patents”

The London trade magazine “Who’s Who Legal – Patents”presents Christian Hilti and Alfred Köpf in its 2020 issue as attorneys in the field of patent law. Rentsch Partner is the only Swiss firm listed in this ranking both with an attorney at law and a patent attorney. The expert ranking for Switzerland includes in total 23 patent practitioners.

14Nov2019

Eli Lilly and Co. (Lilly), represented by Rentsch Partner (Christian Hilti, Demian Stauber und Andrea Carreira) fully succeeds against Sandoz Pharmaceuticals AG (Sandoz)

By decision of 15 October 2019, the Federal Patent Court (FPC) rejected the invalidity action of Sandoz against Lilly’s EP 1 313 508 concerning the cancer drug Pemetrexed (O2018_003 – not yet final). The FPC followed Lilly’s arguments and thus confirmed the validity of the patent. It disagreed  with the decision of  the German Federal Patent Court.

Before, Teva Pharma AG (Teva) hat tried to obtain a declaratory judgment for non-infringement against Lilly concerning the same patent, but without success, too.  In that proceeding, Lilly was also successfully represented by Rentsch Partner and Teva’s action was rejected (O2015_004 from the 9 March 2017 / BGer 4A 208/2017 from the 20 October 2017 / BGE 143 III 666).

26Sep2019

Rentsch Partner represented by patent specialists in the “ExpertGuides 2019”

The London trade magazine "Expert Guides Patents" presents Christian Hilti and Alfred Köpf in its 2019 issue as leading litigators in patent disputes. Rentsch Partner is the only Swiss firm listed in this ranking both with an attorney at law and a patent attorney. The expert ranking for Switzerland includes in total 16 patent practitioners.

20Sep2019

RENTSCH PARTNER is listed by FINANCIAL TIMES as one of “Europe’s Leading Patent Law Firms 2019”

The listing of Europe’s leading patent law firms is based on recommendations by clients and peers.