Austria

The story behind Hedy Lamarr’s game-changing flash of genius

In a bid to help defeat the Nazis, the actress developed and patented a secret communications system that would later serve as the basis for WiFi. But why did it take 20 years to be recognised?

The story behind Hedy Lamarr’s game-changing flash of genius

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11 Apr 2019

Litigation and eligibility: Austria

In civil matters, actions and requests for interim injunctions based on alleged infringements may be brought exclusively before the Vienna Commercial Court. In Austria, preliminary proceedings are a frequently used tool, as they are fast, effective and comparatively low cost. Read more

2 Oct 2017

Litigation and eligibility: Austria

Q: What options are open to a patent owner seeking to enforce its rights in your jurisdiction? In civil matters, actions and requests for interim injunctions based on alleged infringements may be brought exclusively before the Vienna Commercial… Read more

11 Apr 2016

Austria

Q: What options are open to a patent owner seeking to enforce its rights in your jurisdiction?

In civil matters, actions and requests for interim injunctions based on alleged infringements may be brought exclusively before the Vienna Commercial…

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