Legal Notice

Manitz Finsterwald Patent- und Rechtsanwaltspartnerschaft mbB

Martin-Greif-Str. 1
80336 Munich

Phone: +49-89-21 99 430
Fax: +49-89-29 75 75


VAT-ID number in accordance with §27 of the Value Added Tax act: DE 130 001 124

Website Design:

Our German Patent Attorneys are members of the German Patent Attorney Association (
Our European Patent Attorneys (authorized to represent clients at the European Patent Office) are members of EPI, the Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office (
Our Attorneys at Law are members of the bar association of the higher regional court – district of Munich (

Our German attorneys were conferred their respective occupational title (“Patentanwalt” (German Patent Attorney), Attorney at law) in the Federal Republic of Germany.

James Garnet Morgan is a member of CIPA, the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys (, and ITMA, the Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys ( The occupational title “Chartered Patent Attorney” was conferred to Mr. Morgan in the United Kingdom.

With respect to the respective codes and/or rules of professional conduct we refer to the following sources of information:

  • “Patentanwaltsordnung” (rules of professional conduct for German Patent Attorneys) (German civil code BGBl. I 1966, page 557, last changed by BGBl. I 2001, page 3656);
  • code of conduct of German Patent Attorneys (Mitt. 1997, 243ff.);
  • FICPI rules of professional conduct (;
  • Code of professional conduct of EPI (epi-Information 2/2001, page 75);
  • Rules of professional conduct for CIPA members (;
  • homepage of the German Federal Bar (;

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Liability for contents:

The contents of our website was produced using due diligence. However, no guarantee on the correctness, completeness and actuality of the contents can be given.

Liability for Links:

Our offer for service contains links to third party websites on whose contents we have no influence. For this reason we cannot assume any guarantee for these external contents. The providers and/or the operators of those websites are respectively responsible for the contents of the linked websites. The linked websites were examined for any statutory violation at the time these links were included on our website. Unlawful content was not recognizable at the time these were linked to our website. Also, a permanent inspection of the contents of the linked websites is not reasonable without any tangible evidence. Once it becomes known to us that such websites contain unlawful contents then those links are promptly removed.


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Data protection:

The use of this website is generally possible without the use of personal data. If personal data (e.g. names, addresses or e-mail addresses) are collected then this happens, as far as possible, on a voluntary basis. This data is not passed on to third parties without the explicit agreement of the parties involved.
We would like to point out that data transfer in the internet (for example, communications via e-mail) can include security breaches. A breach free protection of the data from access by third parties is not possible.
The use of our contact details, published due to the legal notice requirements, by third parties for purposes of advertisement is not permitted. The operators of this website reserve the right to initiate legal proceedings in the case of unwanted consignment of advertisements, e.g. via e-mail.

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