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Ramón Glaßl, LL.M.

Attorney | Partner | Certified Specialist for Intellectual Property

Ramón is Partner and in particular advises clients in the areas Antitrust and Entertainment/Media Law with a sector focus on Telecommunications, Media and Technology.  

 

Biography

Ramón Glaßl was admitted to the Frankfurt am Main Bar Association in 2011 and has been at Schalast since 2012. He advises clients from the media and entertainment industry on all relevant issues, in particular the drafting of contracts and in (extra)judicial disputes. His antitrust law focus is on the enforcement of claims for damages and injunctive relief due to conduct in breach of antitrust law as well as the structuring of contractual relationships in compliance with antitrust law. In addition, he provides merger control services in the context of M&A transactions, both for the parties to the merger and for affected third parties. He was part of the team that successfully litigated for Moses Pelham before the Federal Constitutional Court, represented The Radio Group in proceedings against Germany's largest marketer of radio advertising time and an association of German cable network operators in the merger between Vodafone and Unitymedia.. He has a sector focus on Telecommunications, Media, and Technology, and is a member of the practice groups "IP, Media & Technology" and "Corporate / M&A".

Ramón Glaßl studied law at the University of Konstanz, with a focus on German and European market law, in particular German and European Intellectual property and antitrust law. His legal training included internships at an IP-law boutique in Düsseldorf and at the state competition authority for energy matters at the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia in Düsseldorf. In 2014 he completed a Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree at the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management in the area of M&A. Since March 2015 he is a certified Specialist for Intellectual Property Rights.

Ramón Glaßl publishes and gives lectures on current topics of his advisory focus on a regular basis. He is a member of Deutsche Anwaltverein e.V., Frankfurter Anwaltsverein e.V., Arbeitsgemeinschaft Geistiges Eigentum und Medien im DAV (Regionalgruppenleiter), Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht e.V., as well as Eintracht Frankfurt e.V.

Publications

 

Projects

Broadband Cooperation of Housing Association and Public Utility Company

Legal advice to a Housing Association as well as a Public Utility Company and drafting of legal documentation with regard to a cooperation in establishing a local broadband network to provide Triple Play in the community.

Large German Customer Journal

Ongoing legal advice and representation of a large German customer journal in a large number of court trials with regard to infringements of the journal's trademarks and copyrights.

Assessment of the Enforcement of Intellectual Property for European Commission

Systematic Assessment of the Enforcement of Intellectual Property within 28 different states and coordination of international collaboration for the European Commission.

Radio Stations vs. Biggest nationwide marketing agent for television and radio advertising time

Advice, counseling and legal representation in a fundamental court proceeding regarding complex antitrust and constitutional issues.

The World Bank

Systematic assessment of the venture capital ecosystem in different countrys and legal examination of potentials for improvement of the climate for venture capital investments from a legal point of view.

Record Company and various artists vs Kraftwerk

Advice, counseling and legal representation in a fundamental court proceeding regarding some previously unresolved questions in the context of Music-Sampling (inter alia BGH NJW 2009, S. 770-773 „Metall auf Metall").

Filling a constitutional complaint (Verfas-sungsbeschwerde, File No. 1 BvR 1585/13) against the judgment by the German Federal Supreme Court (Bundesgerichtshof) and representing the 12 complainants in the oral hearing before the Federal Constitutional Court (Bundesverfassungsgericht).  Ongoing proceedings in front of the European Court of Justice.