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Welcome to the Press Portal of the German Patent and Trade Mark Office

Our information service will give you detailed answers to your questions and useful information about any aspect relating to patents, trade marks, etc. Additionally, we provide information on the German Patent and Trade Mark Office and its duties.

We welcome your comments and suggestions and are happy to personally answer any questions you may have. We will respond to your enquiries as quickly as possible and give you the opportunity to put your specific questions to an expert.

Information service for journalists:

  • telephone + 49 89/2195-3222
  • fax + 49 89/2195-2525
  • e-mail

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80331 Munich

You can contact us personally Monday to Thursday between 9.00 am and 4.00 pm and on Friday between 9.00 am and 3.00 pm.

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Press releases

20 April 2016: World Intellectual Property Day: events with the German Patent and Trade Mark Office

2 March 2016: New record numbers for German trade marks and patents - strong demand for patents from Japan and for registered designs from China

3 December 2015: First-hand information at the DPMAnutzerforum 2015



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