Medical Technology

DTS advis­es in med­ical tech­nol­o­gy for over 15 years. Our clients are inter­na­tion­al DAX30 com­pa­nies, inno­v­a­tive SMEs and entre­pre­neur­ial indi­vid­ual inven­tors. The team of DTS has spe­cial tech­ni­cal exper­tise in the fol­low­ing areas:

  • Imag­ing tech­niques, MRI / X‑ray
  • Dial­y­sis
  • Inten­sive care, espe­cial­ly car­diac out­put measurement
  • Car­diac surgery and vas­cu­lar intervention
  • Oph­thal­mol­o­gy
  • Pros­the­ses, in par­tic­u­lar pros­the­ses and implants
  • Rhyth­mol­o­gy and Electrophysiology
  • Stents
  • Den­tal Technology

DTS man­ages patent port­fo­lios in the area of med­ical tech­nol­o­gy and suc­cess­ful­ly pros­e­cutes patent appli­ca­tions in Europe, espe­cial­ly at the Euro­pean Patent Office.

The clients appre­ci­ate the sched­ule and bud­get loy­al faith­ful patent process of DTS. Due to the expe­ri­ence of the attor­neys of DTS with the com­pe­tent lit­i­ga­tion courts, DTS pros­e­cutes patent appli­ca­tions so as to ensure that the scope of indi­vid­ual patents is opti­mized in the respec­tive coun­tries for lit­i­ga­tion purposes.

DTS ana­lyzes exist­ing rights of third par­ties with respect to a poten­tial threat to the prod­ucts of the client and drafts com­pe­tent opin­ions on (non-) infringe­ment or on the ques­tion of invalidity.


DTS also suc­cess­ful­ly sup­port­ed the sale of com­pa­nies with­in an IP due dili­gence – here the client and the law firms man­ag­ing the due dili­gence process ben­e­fit from a deep knowl­edge of DTS lawyers in the field of port­fo­lio analy­sis and employ­ee inven­tions accord­ing to Ger­man law.

In addi­tion to the man­ag­ing of patent port­fo­lios in the med­ical field DTS accom­pa­nied the approval process for med­ical devices and applications.