Universal Display: Lowe, Hauptman & Ham, LLP and BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT to monitor today’s FINAL EPO proceedings.

November 21, 2013.  Munich, Germany.  Lowe, Hauptman & Ham, LLP has augmented its capacity to monitor today’s hearing in Munich, Germany with patent expert BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT.  Investors who have read Lowe, Hauptman & Ham, LLP’s EPO filings should find that the new firm’s views sheds light on the behind motive for the flurry of denials that UDC has issued [qualified with Safe Harbor statements] throughout the last week.  Boehmert’s views are available on asensio.com’s Universal Display data room. Boehmert & Beohmert November 20, 2013 EPO Letter

Below are the professional biographies of BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT experts.


Dr. Markus Engelhard, Dipl.-Biochem. PhD, (Cambridge), German Patent Attorney, European Patent and Trade Mark Attorney, Partner, Munich

studied biology, chemistry and biochemistry at the University of Cambridge, UK, and the universities of Frankfurt am Main and Witten-Herdecke (both Germany). After graduation he obtained his PhD from the Department of Biochemistry of the University of Cambridge on the folding and structure of proteins as well as highresolution NMR techniques for structure elucidation. After his PhD he was a postdoctoral worker at the Department of Biochemistry in Cambridge, and was involved in NMR structural research and undergraduate teaching. His interests lie in all intellectual property aspects of biochemistry, molecular biology, pharmacology and biotechnological applications.

Markus Engelhard advises international organizations, government agencies, technology transfer agencies, law firms, multinational corporations and small- and medium-sized enterprises on acquiring and enforcing industrial property rights. His clients also include start-ups, universities, academic research establishments and pharmaceutical companies.

He has lectured on behalf of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in WIPO’s “Regional Capacity Building Workshops on Patent Drafting” for developing countries and has trained patent agents from nearly 30 countries. He is also lectures regularly on patent law issues both in Germany and abroad, with much of his work focusing on Asia, and in particular on India. Markus Engelhard is a member of the Licensing Executives Society (LES), the Fédération Internationale des Conseils en Propriété Industrielle (FICPI) and the Association of Intellectual Property Experts (VPP).


Dipl.-Phys. Dipl.-Kfm. Dr.-Ing. Matthias Holz German Patent Attorney, European Patent Attorney Partner, Munich

studied Physics at Hamburg University and Uppsala University (Sweden) with a focus on Electronics and Biophysics. He also holds a degree in Business Administration. He obtained his PhD from the Electrical Engineering Department at the University of the Federal Armed Forces in Hamburg in the field of semiconductor devices and sensors. Subsequently, he worked for several years as a project manager in the development department of an international semiconductor company in Munich.

He joined BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT in 2009. His work focuses on the drafting of patent and utility model applications, as well as their prosecution. He is particularly interested in electronics, lighting technology, medical technology and information technology.

Matthias Holz is a member of the German Physical Society (Deutschen Physikalischen Gesellschaft, DPG), and the Association for Electrical, Electronic & Information Technologies (VDE). The latter awarded him a sponsorship prize (“Förderpreis der Informationstechnischen Gesellschaft im VDE”) for outstanding dissertations.