Dr. Bojan Savic has more than 20 years of experience in the field of intellectual property. His areas of practice include patent prosecution, opposition and appeal proceedings, patent invalidation, and patent infringement, patent portfolio creation, strategic counseling, and due diligence. He also advises clients with respect to patent term extensions (supplementary protection certificates – SPCs) for medicinal and plant protection products within the European Union. He possesses vast technical knowledge in the areas of life sciences, pharmaceuticals, and organic chemistry.

Mr. Savic is the author of numerous commentaries regarding the case law of the European Patent Office and the CJEU regarding SPCs.

EDUCATION

  • E.S.U., Université de Strasbourg, 2017
  • European Patent Attorney, 2001
  • German Patent Attorney, 1998
  • D. in Chemistry, Max-Planck-Institute for Medical Research, 1993
  • A. in Organic Chemistry, Columbia University,1990
  • S. in Organic Chemistry, University of Belgrade, 1988

EXPERIENCE

  • Life science
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Organic chemistry

MEMBERSHIPS

  • German Chemical Society
  • American Chemical Society
  • German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR)
  • Association of Intellectual Property Experts (VPP)
  • Licensing Executives Society (LES)
  • European Patent Litigators’ Association