Intellectual Property Law
We act in the following intellectual property (IP) matters:
We also provide advice on matters such as:
Patents require the expertise of an expert patent lawyer. At Ludwig Lawyers, we do not act in any patent matters.
We do not support patents on life.
Plant Breeders Rights
At Ludwig Lawyers, we do not act for anyone seeking to have a plant breeders rights granted.
Plant varieties were developed in the public domain over thousands of years. With the privatisation of public seed banks, seeds and plant cultivars were transferred to private interests. We believe that plant varieties belong in the public domain and that the plant breeders rights legislation should be abolished.
Patents - International