Dr. Reinhard Döring

Dr. Reinhard Döring


Field of activity

Design protection
Drug advertising law
Intellectual property
Licensing and distribution
Patents and utility models
Pharmaceutical and medical law
Press and media law
Product piracy
Trade Secrets
Trademarks and other signs
Unfair competition law
Wine and Wine Making Law

Foreign Languages



Reinhard is mainly active in intellectual property and procedural law since 2000. For many years he is continuously representing a leading telecommunications provider. In addition, he advises a DAX 30 company and medium-sized enterprises. In nationwide civil proceedings before all district and appellate courts, he can draw on his many years of comprehensive expertise from numerous preliminary injunction and main action proceedings. His medium-sized mandates cover all issues of intellectual property and copyright law, including the drafting of contracts. Here he also works closely with patent attorneys.

The Kanzleimonitor 2017/2018 (Law Firm Monitor 2017/2018) states with regard to recommendations in the field of intellectual property rights: ” The following persons can be pleased about the most positive mentions as individual lawyers … Dr. Reinhard Döring from bock legal”.

Reinhard also specialises in drug advertising law and advises pharmaceutical companies both in and out of court. He also deals with questions concerning pharmaceutical law. Reinhard did his doctorate under Prof. Dr. Hans-Kurt Mees, retired judge at the Federal Court of Justice, on the question of interference liability (“Störerhaftung”). Reinhard is a lecturer for copyright law and design patent law at the University of Pforzheim.

“Reinhard Döring has a distinctive expertise and razor-sharp mind.” (The LEGAL 500 Germany 2020)

“Often recommended: Dr. Reinhard Döring (“solution-oriented, very good trial lawyer”, client; “experienced unfair competition lawyer, should never be underestimated”, competitor)”” (JUVE Handbook Commercial Law Firms 2019/2020)


  • „Rückrufverpflichtung bei Unterlassungsgeboten“, Mitteilungen der deutschen Patentanwälte 2018, S. 101-106
  • “Auswirkungen der “TÜV-Rechtsprechung” des BGH in der Praxis”, Mitteilungen der deutschen Patentanwälte 2012, S. 49-54
  • “Die zivilrechtliche Inanspruchnahme des Access-Providers auf Unterlassung bei Rechtsverletzungen auf fremden Webseiten”, Wettbewerb in Recht und Praxis (WRP) 2008, S. 1155
  • “Haftung für eine Mitwirkung an fremden Wettbewerbsverstößen, Urheberrechts-, Marken-, Patent-, Gebrauchsmuster,- und Geschmacksmusterverletzungen”, Deutscher Anwaltverlag, Berlin 2008
  • “Die Haftung für eine Mitwirkung an Wettbewerbsverstößen nach der Entscheidung des BGH “Jugendgefährdende Medien bei eBay””, Wettbewerb in Recht und Praxis (WRP) 2007, S. 1131
  • “Die aufschiebend befristet abgegebene strafbewehrte Unterlassungserklärung nach einem Wettbewerbsverstoß, Wettbewerb in Recht und Praxis (WRP) 2007, S. 728


  • German Association for Intellectual Property and Copyright Law (GRUR)
  • International Trademark Association (INTA)
  • German Anti-Counterfeiting Association (APM)