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Fuchs Patentanwälte Partnerschaft mbB
Westhafenplatz 1
60327 Frankfurt am Main

Represented by:
Dr. Andrea Prasch (nee Hrovat)
Mr. Markus Rieck
Mr. Christian Laeufer

Telephone: +49 (0) 69 2400859-0
Facsimile: +49 (0) 69 2400859-20

Register Entry:
Partnership with limited professional liability, registered with the Partnership Register (Partnerschaftsregister)
Registering court: District Court of Frankfurt am Main (Amtsgericht)
Registration number: PR 2029

VAT ID number according to Sec. 27 a German Value Added Tax Act:
DE 206513187

Supervising authority:
The regulatory authorities responsible for the German Patent Attorneys and European Patent, Trademark and Design Attorneys are:

Tal 29
D-80331 Munich
Tel.: +49 (89) 2422780
Fax: +49 (89) 24227824

The Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office (epi)
Bayerstraße 83
D-80335 Munich
Tel.: +49 (89) 24 20 52-0
Fax: +49 (89) 24 20 52-20

European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO)
Avenida de Europa, 4
E-03008 Alicante

Job title and professional regulations:
The use of the legal professional title „Patentanwalt/Patentanwaeltin“ („Patent Attorney“) is allowed by the Federal Republic of Germany to the appropriate professionals. The professional title „Professional Representative before the European Patent Office“ („European Patent Attorney“) is granted by the European Patent Office.

The use of the professional titles „European Trademark Attorney“ and „European Design Attorney“ is allowed to professionals which are listed in the list of professional representatives of the European Union Intellectual Property Office in accordance with Article 89 of Council Regulation (EC) No 40/94 of December, 20th, 1993 on the Community trade mark and Article 78 of Council Regulation (EC) No 6/2002 of December, 12th, 2001 on Community designs. The regulations can be viewed on the internet at the EUIPO (Link).

The law firm Fuchs Patentanwälte Partnerschaft mbB is obliged to observe the following professional regulations for German patent attorneys and European patent attorneys:

  • Law on Patent Attorneys PAO (Link)
  • Professional Code of Patent Attorneys BOPA (Link)
  • FICPI statutes and Code of Conduct (Link)
  • Guidelines of the Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office / Code of Professional Conduct of the epi (Link)
  • Law on the Remuneration of Attorneys (RVG) (Link)

Information concerning professional indemnity insurance:
Name and residence of insurer:
Zurich Insurance plc NfD
53287 Bonn
Telefon: 01802 02505050
Telefax: 01802 02505059

The indemnity insurance fulfills the requirements of § 45 Patentanwaltsordnung (PAO) and § 51 Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung (BRAO).
Scope of insurance: Member states of the European Union

Responsible for contents acc. to Sec. 55, para. 2 German Federal Broadcasting Agreement (RstV):
Fuchs Patentanwälte Partnerschaft mbB
Westhafenplatz 1
60327 Frankfurt am Main
Dr. Andrea Prasch (nee Hrovat)

Dispute resolution:
We do not take part in online dispute resolutions at consumer arbitration boards.

Photography Buildings: Andreas Schlote
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