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DPMA_德国发明专利

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PDEUTSCHESPATENTUNDMARKENAMTMünchenTelephone:()Telefax:()Telephoneinquiries:()Internetsite:http:wwwdpmadeBeneficiary:BundeskasseWeidenBBkMünchen(Banksortcode:)BIC(SWIFTCode):MARKDEFIBAN:DEDienststelleJenaJenaTelephone:()Telefax:()Telephoneinquiries:()TechnischesInformationszentrumBerlinBerlinTelephone:()Telefax:()Telephoneinquiries:()InformationforPatentApplicants(Edition)Thelegalrequirementsforapatentapplicationaresetforthin•thePatentActinitsversionpublishedonDecember(FederalLawGazette**Bundesgesetzblatt(BGBl)Ip),lastamendedbyArticleofthelawofJuly(FederalLawGazetteIp),•VerordnungüberdenelektronischenRechtsverkehrbeimDeutschenPatentundMarkenamt(ordinanceonelectroniclegaltransactionsattheGermanPatentandTradeMarkOffice)ofSeptember(FederalLawGazetteIp)amendedbyArticle()oftheordinanceofFebruary(FederalLawGazetteIp),•OrdinanceonPatentProceduresbeforetheGermanPatentandTradeMarkOffice(PatentOrdinance)ofSeptember(FederalLawGazetteIp),lastamendedbyArticleoftheordinanceofMay(FederalLawGazetteIp),•theOrdinanceConcerningtheGermanPatentandTradeMarkOfficeofApril(FederalLawGazetteIp),lastamendedbyArticleoftheordinanceofMarch(FederalLawGazetteIp),•BiomaterialHinterlegungsverordnung(ordinanceonthedepositofbiologicalmaterialinpatentandutilitymodelprocedures)ofJanuary(FederalLawGazetteIp)ThisleafletisintendedtoadvisetheapplicantinthedraftingandfilingofapatentapplicationandinthepatentgrantprocedureItiscompletedbytheinformationleafletonthedepositofbiologicalmaterialforthepurposesofpatentandutilitymodelprocedures(X)Itmaybeobtainedfreeofcharge,eitherseparatelyorwiththetextofthePatentOrdinance,thetextoftheOrdinanceConcerningtheGermanPatentandTradeMarkOfficeandortheinformationleafletXfromtheGermanPatentandTradeMarkOfficeFormsandinformationleafletsoftheGermanPatentandTradeMarkOfficearealsoavailableontheInternet(seetopoffirstpage)IWhatiscapableofbeingprotectedPatentableinventionsPatentsshallbegrantedfortechnicalinventions,whicharenew,involveaninventivestepandaresusceptibleofindustrialapplication(Sec()ofthePatentAct)Thisshallapplyalsotoinventionsthatconcernaproductconsistingoforcontainingbiologicalmaterialoraprocessbymeansofwhichbiologicalmaterialisproduced,processedorusedaswellastobiologicalmaterialwhichisisolatedfromitsnaturalenvironmentorproducedbymeansofatechnicalprocessevenifitpreviouslyoccurredinnatureBiologicalmaterialmeansanymaterialcontaininggeneticinformationandcapableofreproducingitselforbeingreproducedinabiologicalsystemIfaninventionconcernsbiologicalmaterial,asampleofthisbiologicalmaterialcapableofreproducingitselfmaybedeposited–insteadofarepeatableprocessofsupplyingormanufacturingforthepurposesofdisclosingthetechnicalinformation(informationleafletX)Whereasifaninventionisbasedonbiologicalmaterialofplantoranimaloriginorifitusessuchmaterial,thepatentapplicationshouldincludeinformationonthegeographicaloriginofsuchmaterial,ifknown(Seca,firstsentence,PatentAct)NonpatentableinventionsInparticularthefollowingarenotprotectableaspatents:•discoveriesaswellasscientifictheoriesandmathematicalmethods•aestheticcreations•schemes,rulesandmethodsforperformingmentalacts(egbuildingplans,dresspatterns,teachingmethodsforhumanbeingsandanimals,musicalnotes,shorthandsystems),forplayinggamesorfordoingbusiness(egaccountingsystems)aswellasforprogramsforcomputersassuch(ieinasfarastheydonotcontainatechnicalteaching)•presentationsofinformation(egtables,forms,typographicalarrangements)•constructionsandprocesseswhicharecontrarytothelawsofnature(egamachinesupposedtooperatewithoutenergysupplyperpetualmobileengines)Furthermore,patentscannotbegrantedinrespectof•thehumanbody,atthevariousstagesofitsformationanddevelopment,includinggermcells,andthesimplediscoveryofoneofitselements,includingthesequenceorpartialsequenceofagene•inventionstheindustrialexploitationofwhichwouldbecontraryto“ordrepublic”ormoralitysuchviolation,however,cannotmerelybederivedfromthefactthattheuseoftheinventionisprohibitedbylaworregulationinparticular,patentscannotbegrantedinrespectof•processesforcloninghumanbeingsandformodifyingthegermlinegeneticidentityofhumanbeings•usesofhumanembryosforindustrialorcommercialpurposes(EmbryonenschutzgesetzProtectionofEmbryosAct)•processesformodifyingthegeneticidentityofanimalswhicharelikelytocausethemsufferingwithoutanysubstantialmedicalbenefittomanoranimal,andalsoanimalsresultingfromsuchprocesses•plantoranimalvarietiesaswellasessentiallybiologicalprocessesfortheproductionofplantsoranimals•Measuresfortreatmentofthehumanandanimalbodybysurgeryortherapy,anddiagnosticmethods(Seca()NoPatentAct)NoveltyThesubjectmatterofapatentisconsideredtobenewifitdoesnotformpartofthestateoftheartItcomprisesanyknowledgemadeavailabletothepublicbymeansofawrittenororaldescription,byuse,orinanyotherway,beforethedaterelevantforthepriorityoftheapplication(Sec()ofthePatentAct)Additionally,thecontentofthefollowingpatentapplications,whichhaveanearlierpriorityandwhichwerepublishedonlyonorafterthedaterelevantforthepriorityofthelaterapplication,shallbeconsideredascomprisedinthestateoftheart(Sec()ofthePatentAct)Adescription,useorotherdisclosureoftheinventionshallnotbetakenintoconsiderationifitoccurrednotearlierthansixmonthsprecedingthefilingoftheapplicationandifitwasduetoanevidentabuseforthedisadvantageoftheapplicantoradisplayoftheinventionatcertainofficialorofficiallyrecognisedexhibitionspublishedintheFederalLawGazette(Sec()ofthePatentAct)ItisrecommendedthatapplicantsinformthemselvesthoroughlyonthestateoftheartbeforefilingapatentItispossibletoinspecttheofficialpublications(firstpublications,publicationsofexaminedapplications,patentspecificationsaswellasthedocumentsofregisteredutilitymodels)attheGermanPatentandTradeMarkOffice,theTechnicalInformationCentreinBerlinandthepatentinformationcentresBeforefilinganapplicationtheapplicantshouldatanyratecheckthedocumentsinthetechnicalfieldtowhichthesubjectmatterofthepatentbelongsAlistofthepatentinformationcentresindicatingaddressesandopeninghoursaswellasthestockofdocumentsavailablemaybeobtainedfreeofchargefromtheGermanPatentandTradeMarkOfficeandarealsoavailableontheInternet(seetopoffirstpage)InventivestepAninventioninvolvesaninventivestepif,havingregardtothestateoftheart,itisnotobvioustoapersonskilledintheart(Sec,firstsentence,ofthePatentAct)andthusexceedstheknowledgeoftheaveragemanskilledintheart(inventiveness)IndustrialapplicationThesubjectmatterofapatentisconsideredassusceptibleofindustrialapplicationifitcanbemadeorusedinanykindofindustry,includingagricultureandforestry(SecofthePatentAct)TheindustrialapplicationofasequenceorapartialsequenceofagenemustbedisclosedintheapplicationspecifyingwhatfunctionthesequenceorpartialsequenceperformsIfthestructureofasequenceorapartialsequenceofageneisidenticaltothestructureofanaturalsequenceorpartialsequenceofahumangene,itsuseshallbeincludedinthepatentclaim(Seca()and()PatentAct)UnityofinventionAnapplicationmaycontainonlyasingleinventionoragroupofinventionsmanifestingasinglegeneralinventiveidea(Sec()PatentAct)TherequirementoftheunityofinventionismetifthereisatechnicalrelationshipbetweentheinventionsmanifestedbyoneormoreofthesameorcorrespondingspecialtechnicalfeaturesIIProfessionaladviceGenerallyspeakinganapplicantmayhimselffileapatentapplicationwiththeGermanPatentandTradeMarkOffice(DPMA)Thefollowingparticularsshouldbeobserved:ConsultationandrepresentationTheapplicantmaycallonassistancefromadvisorsexperiencedinthefieldofindustrialpropertyandauthorisedtoactaslegaladvisors(attorneyatlaw,patentattorneyorholderofcertificateofrepresentation)TheseadvisorsmayrepresenttheapplicantinthegrantingprocedureListsofGermanpatentattorneysmaybeobtainedfreeofchargebycallingtheDPMAonForeignnationalspersonsresidentoutsideGermanyApplicantshavingneitheradomicilenoranestablishmentintheFederalRepublicofGermanymustappointapatentattorneyoranattorneyatlawinGermanyasrepresentative(Sec()ofthePatentAct)ThisrepresentativemayalsobeanationalofamemberStateoftheEuropeanUnionorofaStatepartytotheAgreementontheEuropeanEconomicArea,ifheisauthorisedtopursuehisprofessionalactivityunderaprofessionaltitlethatiscomparabletothatofaGermanattorneyatlaworpatentattorney(Sec()ofthePatentAct)PowerofattorneyAwrittenauthorizationmustbesubmittedtotheDPMAonlyiftherepresentativeisnotapatentattorney,attorneyatlaw,holderofacertificateofrepresentationor,ifSecoftheOrderConcerningPatentAttorneysisapplicable,apatentagentThepersonactingasattorneymusthavethecapacitytosueandbesuedandthepowerofattorneymustbeexecutedinfavourofapersonusinghishercivilnameItisalsopossibletoappointanassociationofrepresentativesbyindicatingthenameofthisassociationIfthegrantorofapowerofattorneyisnotanaturalpersonthesignatoryoftheauthorizationhastoproveconvincinglyhisentitlementtosigntheauthorizationbyindicatinghispositionorsubjoiningsuitableothermeansofproofIncaseofdoubttheDPMArequeststhatproofisfurnishedundernotarialauthenticationIftheapplicanthasfiledseveralapplicationsandwishestoberepresentedinallcasesbythesamerepresentative,hemayeithergrantageneralpowerofattorneyforallproceduresbeforetheDPMAoranindividualpowerofattorneyforeachprocedureAnenterprisemaygrantageneralemployee’spowerofattorneytoanemployeeauthorisinghimtorepresenthisemployerinallpatentaffairsbeforetheDPMAThegeneralpowersofattorneyareregisteredattheDPMAunderanadministrativenumberIIIFilingofpatentapplicationsApplicationscanbefiledattheGermanPatentandTradeMarkOffice(DPMA)inMunich,attheJenaSubOfficeorattheTechnicalInformationCentreinBerlin(TIZ)(addresses:seeheadingofthisleaflet)Furthermore,patentapplicationsarealsoacceptedbycertainPatentInformationCentres(theaddresseswillbecommunicatedbytheDPMAonrequest)ThesePatentInformationCentresnotethedateofreceiptandtransmitthepatentapplicationstotheGermanPatentandTradeMarkOfficewithoutexaminingthemIVElectronicfilingoftheapplicationNationalpatentapplicationsmaybefiledelectronicallywiththeGermanPatentandTradeMarkOfficeReducedfilingfeesarechargedforanelectronicpatentapplication(cfVIno())ThelegalandtechnicalrequirementsareprescribedinSectionaofthePatentAct,theordinanceonelectroniclegaltransactionsattheGermanPatentandTradeMarkOffice,thePatentOrdinanceandtheOrdinanceConcerningtheGermanPatentandTradeMarkOfficeDetailedtechnicalinformationonfilinganelectronicapplicationusingtheDPMAdirektsoftware,providedbytheDPMA,isavailableontheDPMAwebsiteat:http:wwwdpmadeserviceedienstleistungendpmadirektallgemeineinformationentechnischevoraussetzungenindexhtmlElectronicpatentapplicationsmayalsobefiledusingthefilingsystem(DEModul)oftheepoline®softwaredevelopedbytheEuropeanPatentOfficeforGermanapplicationsThetechnicalrequirementspublishedbytheEuropeanPatentOfficeareavailablefromtheEPOwebsiteat:(http:wwwepoorgindexhtml)Forfurtherdetails,pleaserefertotheNotificationNoofthePresidentoftheGermanPatentandTradeMarkOfficeofSeptember(OfficialGazette(BlPMZ)p)andtheNotificationNoofthePresidentoftheGermanPatentandTradeMarkOfficeofApril(OfficialGazette(BlPMZ)p)VLanguagerequirementsApplicationscanalsobefiledinalanguageotherthanGermanInthatcase,however,aGermantranslationmustbesubmittedwithinaperiodofthreemonthsafterfiling(Sec(),firstsentence,PatentAct)Ifthetranslationisnotfiledinduetime,theapplicationwillbedeemedtonothavebeenmadeGermantranslationsofdocumentsformingpartofthedocumentationrelatingtotheapplicationmustbecertifiedbyanattorneyatlaworapatentattorneyorbedonebyanofficiallyauthorisedtranslator(Sec()ofthePatentOrdinance)ThesignatureoftheofficiallyauthorisedtranslatormustbecertifiedbyanotaryThenotarymustalsocertifythatthetranslatorisofficiallyauthorisedforsuchpurposesVIDocumentstosubmitThepatentclaims,thedescription,thedrawingsaswellasthetextandthedrawingoftheabstractmustbesubmittedonseparatesheetsFurtherformalrequirementstobeobservedwhenfilingapatentapplicationarelistedindetailinSectionsand(requestforgrant),Section(formalrequirementsfortheapplication),Section(patentclaims),Section(description),Section(drawings)andSection(abstract)ofthePatentOrdinanceTheprovisionsoftheOrdinanceConcerningtheGermanPatentandTradeMarkOfficemustalsobeobservedTheapplicationmustincludethefollowingdocuments:Requestforgrant(Sec()ofthePatentAct,SecofthePatentOrdinance)TherequestmustbeontheformissuedbytheDPMA,ieformP,whichmayalsobeobtainedviatheInternet(seetopoffirstpage)Forcompletingbox()to()oftherequestformthefollowinginformationmightbeuseful:()MailingaddressdateThepersonshallbeindicatedtowhomallmailconcerningthisprocedureshallbesentbytheDPMAbygivingthe•name,•firstname,•academicdegree(ifany),•company,•street,•housenumber,•PostOfficeBox(ifany),•townandpostalcodeThismaybetheaddressoftheapplicant,ofapersonauthorisedtoreceiveserviceofofficialcommunicationsoranappointedrepresentativeIfthepatentapplicationisjointlyfiledbyseveralapplicantsandacommonrepresentativehasnotbeenappointed,theaddressofapersonauthorisedtoreceiveserviceofofficialcommunicationsshallbeindicatedFurthermorethefilingdateoftherequestshallbeentered()ReferencetelephoneTheinternalreferenceandthetelephonenumberoftheaddresseeasindicatedinbox()shallbegiven()FunctionoftheaddresseeBymarkingtheappropriatebox,itshallbestatedwhichofthefunctionslistedinbox()isexercisedbytheaddresseeIfapplicable,theadministrativenumberofthe“GeneralPowerofAttorney”(seeIInoabove)shallbegiven,ifsuchnumberhasalreadybeennotifiedbytheDPMAaftertheregistration()ApplicantrepresentativeEntriesinthisboxareonlynecessaryiftheindicationsconcerningtheapplicantortherepresentativedifferfromthosegiveninbox()Inthiscasethesameindicationsasinbox()shallbemadefortheapplicantandtherepresentativeIncaseofforeigntowns,thecountryoftheapplicantmustalsobeindicatedthedistrict,countyorstatemayalsobeindicated,whereappropriateIfacompanyappliesforthepatent,thenameofthecompanyregisteredinthecommercialregisterandthenumberinthecommercialregistershallbeindicatedIftheapplicantisalegalentityorapartnership,andregisteredassuchinaregister,thenameshallbeindicatedintheformcorrespondingtotheregisterentryIncaseofapartnershipundertheCivilCode,thenameandaddressofatleastonepartnerentitledtoactasrepresentativeshallalsobeindicatedinadditiontothenameofthepartnershipanditsprincipalplaceofbusiness()CodenumbersThePatentOfficeassignsanindividualadministrativenumbertotheapplicant,therepresentativeandthemailingaddressasindicatedinbox()Suchnumbershallbeenteredifanadministrativenumberhasbeenalreadyallottedandnotifiedinanearlierpatent,utilitymodelordesignapplication()DesignationoftheinventionAshortandtechnicallyprecisedesignationoftheinvention,forwhichprotectionissought,shallbegivenwhichcorrespondstothetitleofthedescriptionTrademarksorfancydesignationsarenotadmittedCommontermsshallbegivenpreferencetomakeshifttermssuchas“device”,“means”,“implement”(eg“flowerpot”insteadof“potshapedappliancetoreceiveplantsandsoil”)Innovations,forwhichprotectionissought,shouldnotbeanticipatedinthedesignationTheseshallformpartofthepatentclaims()OtherrequestsRequestsmadesimultaneouslywiththerequestforgrantingapatentshouldbeindicatedbymarkingtheappropriateboxa)Applicationofaddition(Sec()sentenceofthePatentAct)Ifthepurposeofaninventionistheimprovementorfurtherdevelopmentofthesubjectmatterofanearlierapplicationorofanalreadygrantedpatent,anapplicationmaybefiledasapplicationofadditiontothatpriorapplicationHowever,ithastobenotedthatanapplicationofadditionshallbefiledwithinmonthsfromthefilingdateortheprioritydateoftheearlierapplication(mainapplication)ThisrestrictionalsoappliestorequestsforconvertinganindependentapplicationwhichhasbeenfiledlaterintoanapplicationofadditionTheconditionfortherecognitionofthestatusofadditionaretheidentityoftheapplicantsofthemainapplicationandtheapplicationofaddition(theidentitymayalsobeassuredsubsequentlybychangingtherecordentry),andasufficienttechnologicalconnectionbetweentheinventionsNorenewalfeesarepayableforapplicationsofaddition(b)Requestforexamination(SecofthePatentAct)ThemerefilingofanapplicationdoesnotresultautomaticallyintheexaminationastopatentabilityofthefiledinventionThisexaminationmustberequestedseparatelyThisrequestissubjecttothepaymentoffees(seeexplanatorynotesconcer

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