COUNTRY : FEDRAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY
CAPITAL : BERLIN
LANGUAGE : GERMAN
The German Patent and Trade Mark Office (DPMA) is the central authority in the field of industrial property protection in Germany
Protection to Patents in Germany:
- THROUGH NATIONAL REGISTRATION.
Direct Filing with the National Patent & Trademark office
- THROUGH EUROPEAN PATENT CONVENTION.
Kindly refer our guide on European Patent Convention procedures
Please refer our Treaties section on Protection of Patents through European Patent Convention.
Therefore, to obtain Registration of Patents in Germany, there are two options from which the applicant can choose.