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 Inventions is provided at a two tier level in Germany:
- THROUGH NATIONAL REGISTRATION. Direct Filing with the National Patent & Trademark office.
- THROUGH EUROPEAN PATENT CONVENTION.
Kindly refer our guide on the Europen Patent Convention procedures.