Georg Rauber heads the IP | IT practice and co-heads the newly formed Homburger TechGroup. He has extensive and long-standing expertise in all areas of IP, IT and technology related practices.
Georg mainly advises (with the support of some twelve IP | IT professionals and numerous professionals of other Homburger practices) clients in the fields of information technology, telecommunications, media & entertainment, sports marketing, life sciences and healthcare.
His transactional work includes IP licensing and transfer, IP and IT spin-offs and restructurings, IT outsourcing and IT projects, research and development, international trade and distribution, tech start-ups and early phase ventures as well as joint ventures in the fields of IP and technology commercialisation. Another focus of Georg's practice is the representation of clients in litigation, arbitration and regulatory proceedings in the areas of patents, copyrights, industrial designs, trademarks, know-how, proprietary and open source software, telecommunications, media & entertainment and sports properties. He regularly advises clients at the interface of IP and antitrust law.
Georg is also a member of the Homburger Competition | Regulatoryand Litigation | Arbitration practices. He regularly publishes and gives lectures in his areas of specialization. He is a member of the most important national and international associations in the fields of IP and IT.
Between 2007 and 2012 Georg Rauber was a board member of the Zurich Bar Association, which he presided in 2011 and 2012. Further, Georg is a member of the Supervisory Board of the Zurich Bar.
He is fluent in German and English.