Mag. Dr. Lothar WiltschekDownload CV

Born 1948
Admitted 1976


  • Law against Unfair Competition
  • Patents
  • Employee Inventions
  • Trademarks
  • Protection of Designs
  • Copyright


  • Board Member of the Austrian Association for Intellectual Property and Copyright (ÖV:
  • International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI)
  • International League of Competition Law (LIDC)
  • Licensing Executives Society (LES)
  • European Patent Lawyers Association (EPLAW)
  • Member of the Presidential Council of the Austrian Standards Institute


  • Since 2004 Wiltschek Rechtsanwälte, Vienna (since 2018: Wiltschek Plasser Rechtsanwälte)
  • 1976-2003 Partner of Schönherr Barfuß Torggler, Rechtsanwälte, Vienna
  • 1973-1976 Associate at Schönherr Barfuß Torggler, Wien


  • 1978 Mag.rer.soc.oec., Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration
  • 1971 Dr.iur., Vienna University School of Law


  • Special edition of the Unfair Competition Act, by Manz (3rd ed. 2013)
  • Special edition of the Austrian Patent Law with comments, by Manz (3rd ed. 2013)
  • Commentary on the Unfair Competition Act, by Manz (8th ed. 2016 with Michael Horak)
  • Annual case-law review “Unfair Competition and Trademark Law in Austria” in the German law journal “Wettbewerb in Recht und Praxis” (WRP) since 1977 (recently with Katharina Majchrzak, WRP 2018, 917ff.)
  • Various articles, annotations and book reviews as well as seminars and lectures regarding Intellectual Property and the law against Unfair Competition.

Dr. David Plasser, LL.M.Download CV

Born 1980
Admitted 2009


  • Law against Unfair Competition
  • Patents
  • Trademarks
  • Protection of Designs
  • Copyright
  • Pharmaceutical Law
  • Data Protection


  • Since July 2018 Guest Lecturer at the WU Executive Academy
  • 10/2017–2019 Guest Lecturer at the Vienna University of Economics and Business
  • 2015-2017 Guest Lecturer at the Alpen-Adria-University Klagenfurt
  • Since January 2009 Attorney at Law at Wiltschek Rechtsanwälte, Vienna (since 2018: Wiltschek Plasser Rechtsanwälte)
  • 2006-2009 Associate at Wiltschek Rechtsanwälte, Vienna
  • 2004-2006 Associate at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Vienna
  • 2003 Clerkship at the Vienna Regional Court


  • 2004 LL.M., University of Cambridge
  • 2003 Dr. iur., University of Vienna
  • 2002 Mag. iur., University of Vienna

Academic Awards

  • 2004 Förderpreis der Juristischen Blätter
  • 2004 Wolf Theiss Award (publication prize)


  • Many publications in the field of IP Law and the Law against Unfair Competition (see publications)

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