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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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Public Relations
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80331 Munich

You can contact our staff Monday through Thursday from 9:00 to 16:00, Friday from 9:00 to 15:00 (local time).

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Press releases

10 June 2016: European Inventor Award 2016: prizes for trendsetting innovations from Germany

7 June 2016: German Patent and Trade Mark Office takes part in the 16th Long Night of the Sciences in Berlin

31 May 2016: Entry into force of the CMO Act on 1 June 2016 - new legal basis for the supervision of collective management organisations by the DPMA



Annual reports

Annual reports

Internet pages of the DPMA

Internet pages of the DPMA