Manitz Finsterwald Patent- und Rechtsanwaltspartnerschaft mbB
Phone: +49-89-21 99 430
Fax: +49-89-29 75 75
Partnership Register: Amtsgericht München PR 1690
VAT-ID number in accordance with §27 of the Value Added Tax act: DE 130 001 124
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Manitz Finsterwald Patent- und Rechtsanwaltspartnerschaft mbB is a partnership with limited professional liability (PartmbB) and is represented by the partners listed here.
The European Patent Attorneys of Manitz Finsterwald are registered at the European Patent Office and are members of the European Patent Institute (epi) (www.patentepi.com).
The European Trademark Attorneys and European Design Attorneys are registered at the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO). The European Trademark Attorneys are subject to the rules of the Council Regulation on the European Union Trade Mark (Regulation EC/207/2009) and on the Community Design (Regulation EC/6/2002).
The German patent attorneys (Patentanwälte) are admitted under German law and are registered at the German Patent and Trademark Office and are members of the German Patent Attorneys Association (https://www.patentanwalt.de/).
The patent attorneys admitted under UK law are registered in the patent attorney register kept under Section 275 Copyright Designs and Patents Act 1988 and at the Intellectual Property Regulation Board (IPReg) (www.ipreg.org.uk).
The German attorneys at law (Rechtsanwälte) are all admitted as attorneys at law under German law and are members of the Bar Association in the district of the Higher Regional Court Munich (www.rak-muenchen.de). The German attorneys at law are also admitted representatives at the OHIM in Alicante, Spain. They are subject insofar to the rules of the Council Regulation on the Community Trade Mark (Regulation EC/40/94) and Council Regulation on the Community Design (Regulation EC/6/2002).
The following codes of professional conduct apply:
For the European Patent Attorneys
- Code of Conduct of the Institute of Professional Representatives before the EPO (www.patentepi.com)
- The Regulation on Discipline for Professional Representatives issued by the Administrative Council of the European Patent Organisation (www.patentepi.com)
- The FICPI statutes (www.ficpi.org)
For the German Patent Attorneys
- The professional rules laid down in the Patentanwaltsordnung (PatanwO) [German Patent Attorney Code] (http://www.gesetze-im-internet.de/patanwo/index.html)
- The Berufsordnung der Patentanwälte (BOPA) [Code of Conduct for Patent Attorneys] (https://www.patentanwalt.de/en/patent-attorneys/professional-code.html)
For the UK Patent Attorneys
- Code of Conduct of 28 September 2009 of the Intellectual Property Regulation Board (www.ipreg.org.uk)
For the German Attorneys at Law
- Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung (BRAO) [German Attorney at Law Code]
- Berufsordnung der Rechtsanwälte (BORA) [Code of Conduct for German attorneys at Law]
- Rechtsanwaltsvergütungsgesetz (RVG) [German Attorneys Remuneration Act]
- Fachanwaltsordnung (FAO) [Act Governing Specialized Attorneys]
- Code of Conduct for Lawyers in the European Union issued by the CCBE (Council of the Bars and Law Societies of the European Community) (www.ccbe.eu)
The codes pertaining to German attorneys at law can be found in both English and German on the website of the Federal Bar Association at www.brak.de. For English, click on "Informationspflichten gemäß § 5 TMG" and click there on "The Federal Lawyers Act", etc.
Our attorneys, including our UK attorneys, have a worldwide professional indemnity insurance at the Allianz Versicherungs-AG, Dieselstrasse 8, 85774 Unterföhring, Germany.
The rules governing conduct do not allow the attorneys at law and the patent attorneys of our firm to represent conflicting interests. For this reason, it is always ascertained before representation is assumed whether there is a conflict of interest.
Information in accordance with § 36 VSBG:
We are not legally obliged to participate in dispute settlement proceedings before a consumer reconciliation body. We therefore ask for your understanding that we are excluding our participation in such dispute settlement procedures.
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