Dr. Boris Uphoff

Dr. Boris Uphoff

Dr. Boris Uphoff is a partner with McDermott Will & Emery. Dr. Boris Uphoff focuses his practice on intellectual property, commercial litigation and alternative dispute resolution. He has litigation experience in all major German courts and assists clients in cross-border disputes. Boris represents German and international clients in patent infringement litigation and in contentious matters relating to trademarks and unfair competition law. Boris frequently represents clients in international arbitrations. He also acts as arbitrator in large commercial disputes. Boris regularly writes articles for legal and commercial publications such as Betriebs-Berater and Handelsblatt. For more information and to contact Dr. Uphoff please visit his firm profile page.


Posts by Dr. Boris Uphoff


Brexit: Will it stop the European Unitary Patent before it starts?

As the UK indeed voted for Brexit, the Unitary Patent system will now have to be re-negotiated altogether. The Unitary Patent Regulation states that the Unitary Patent …

Brexit: Will it stop the European Unitary Patent before it started?

On 23 June 2016, the British citizens will hold their referendum on the country’s membership in the European Union. Should they vote for the UK to leave the …