The sales value of a product is often determined not only by its technical innovation, but is also increasingly influenced by its design. The seminar provides the necessary practical knowledge for the effective protection of designs and effective enforcement of design rights in practice. The speakers illustrate and how to select the appropriate property rights with regard to the form of infringement of how far the scope and the claims for violation of design rights rich, and the strategy is useful for procedural and non-procedural enforcement. Another focus is the defense against unjustified attacks on their own products and the right choice of the counter-attack. questions about filing strategy of designs and tips for setting up a assertive strong portfolios are displayed directly in connection with the effective enforcement of the rights and the possible procedural strategies. The seminar is to exchange experiences between speakers and participants.