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Patentanwaltskanzlei RGTH Richter · Gerbaulet · Thielemann · Hofmann Patent Attorneys PartGmbB

Neuer Wall 10  •  20354 Hamburg
Tel. +49 40 3099797-0  •  Fax +49 40 3099797-40
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AG Hamburg, PR 940

Value added tax ID:  DE 118 952 987

The professionals working at the law firm are German patent attorneys and registered representatives before the European Patent Office. They are members of the patent bar association in Munich and of the institute of the representatives admitted at the European Patent Office. In addition, they are also registered representatives at the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) in Alicante (communication No. 1/95 of the President of the Office, OJ 95, page 16; communication No. 12/02 of the President of EUIPO of December 5, 2002).

Professional regulations:

Patentanwaltsordnung (Pat Anw O)

Berufsordnung der Patentanwälte (BOPA)

FICPI – Standesregeln FICPI (Code of Professional Conduct)

Code of Professional Conduct (epi)

The patent attorneys practice in accordance with the rules of the Patent Attorney Act (, the Professional Standards for Patent Attorneys (, the FICPI Code of Professional Conduct ( and the Code of Professional Conduct of the epi (epi information 2/2001, page 75).

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Other indications; Online Dispute Resolution

• EU platform for Online out-of-court dispute resolution:
• Arbitration Board Chamber of Patent Attorneys
   Tal 29 | 80331 München
   Phone: +49.89.24 22 78 0
   Fax: +49.89.24 22 78 24
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• Institute for Constructive Conflict Management and Mediation e.V. : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ;
• Mediation Center for Commercial Conflicts-Chamber of Commerce Hamburg:; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
• WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center: