Dr. Kai Schmidt-Hern LL.M.

Location Berlin

Kai Schmidt-Hern

+49 (0)30 88 03 35 42 / schmidt-hern@lubbergerlehment.com

Kai Schmidt-Hern focuses on trademark, unfair competition and copyright law with an emphasis on media, luxury goods and startup companies. He regular litigates cases in these areas, with fundamental cases up to the highes instance among them. He further advises on IP related transactions.

Kai is a partner of the firm. He studied law in Freiburg, Geneva and London. He began his career with Linklaters in 2002. He joined Lubberger Lehment in 2005 and became a partner in 2008. Heis a certified  lawyer for copyright and media law (Fachanwalt für Urheber- und Medienrecht). JUVE Handbook of Commercial Law Firms regularly recommends him in the field of IP.

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“Very good in IP/Copyright”. (JUVE)

Teaching positions

  • Lecturer at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin for copyright and media law
  • Mentor for IP law at HUBRAUM, the startup incubator of Deutsche Telekom
  • Lecturer at Wolters Kluwer seminars for certified IP lawyers (until 2016)

Publications

  • Schmidt-Hern/Endell, Unternehmenskennzeichen als “Supermarke” für den Handel?, GRUR-Prax 2013, 75
  • Archive öffnen oder wieder schließen? § 137l UrhG und Art. 14 GG, ZUM 2008, 927
  • Der Titel, der Urheber, das Werk und seine Schutzfrist – zum BGH-Urteil ‘Winnetous Rückkehr’, ZUM 2003, 462
  • Die Fortsetzung von urheberrechtlich geschützten Werken (Diss.), Nomos 2001