Additive Manufacturing / 3D Printing

              Whether you are a global technology provider of high-end systems and solutions, plant manufacturer, developer, service provider, (software) supplier or customer of the 3D Printing industry, or a start up with a great idea in the field of Additive Manufacturing (AM), we can help you navigate the legal and regulatory challenges of this disruptive technology.

              To find out more about our global legal services please visit our global site

              Our team of world class technology lawyers have in-depth technology expertise and sector insight, allowing us to support your business with the right skill set and experiences to meet your needs. As a vice-chairman and members of the expert committee on "Legal aspects of additive manufacturing", a sub-committee of the committee "Additive Manufacturing of the Association of German Engineers" (VDI), we are both very familiar with the interface between legal and technical implications connected to the field of additive manufacturing and able to analyze additive manufacturing procedures from different technical and legal positions.  

              We cover a wide spectrum of legal aspects associated with Additive Manufacturing. From the analysis of technology specific business models and associated legal issues along the process and supply chain, to the legal examination of CAD files from different legal perspectives and advice on how to protect intellectual property rights, our expertise will help guide your business growth.

              Our team can also provide advice and guidance to protect your products against imitation by means of 3D Scanning and 3D Printing and the legal specifics regarding contractual performance obligations in Additive Manufacturing processes. We can also help with the marketable implementation of innovative business models. All of this advice is given with consideration to the ways you can reduce your (product) liability risks and ensure product safety.

              Our legal services include: 

              • Legal business model analysis in the field of Additive Manufacturing 
              • Legal advice along the entire process chain 
              • Intellectual property rights and licencing 
              • Protection of design data and against imitation 
              • Technical regulations and international standardization 
              • Product development compliance 
              • Quality assurance 
              • Warranty, (product) liability and product safety 
              • Contract design 
              • IT and data security, privacy 
              • Dispute management 
              • Technology investments

              For more information visit our Technology and Communications sector

              Marco Müller-ter Jung, LL.M. (Informationsrecht)

              • Partner // Certified Information Technology Attorney

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