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You have questions about patents, trade marks and more? Here you will find the answers!


Deutsches Patent- und Markenamt
Press and Public Relations
Zweibrückenstraße 12
80331 München
Phone: +49 89 2195-3222
Fax: +49 89 2195-2525

On our media pages, we provide information on the German Patent and Trade Mark Office and its duties. Here you will find an overview of our press releases and a selection of press images for editorial use.

Furthermore, you can add your name to our press mailing list.

We have put together for you statistical data on industrial property protection, our annual reports as well as the CVs of the office’s senior management and the directors general of the DPMA.

Furthermore, you will find a brief introduction to IP rights as well as diverse information brochures, which you can download.


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.

Til Huber

Phone +49 89 2195-2318
Fax +49 89 2195-2525

Pictures:, DPMA

Last updated: 3 January 2022