Legal notice

Information according to German Law

ZEUNER SUMMERER STÜTZ

Patent- und Rechtsanwälte
Partnerschaft mbB

Represented by the Partners:

Dr. Stefan Zeuner
German Patent Attorney, European Patent, Design and Trademark Attorney

Christian Summerer
German Patent Attorney, European Patent, Design and Trademark Attorney

Michael Stütz
German Attorney-at-Law, Certified Specialist in IP-Law

Nussbaumstrasse 8
80336 Munich
Germany

Phone: +49(0)89 24 24 49 90
Fax:     +49(0)89 24 24 49 91
Email:  mail@zpat.eu

ZEUNER SUMMERER STÜTZ is a Partnerschaft mbB (Partnership of attorneys with limited professional liability) following stipulations of the Partnerschaftsgesetz (Act of partnerships), registered in the Partnerschaftsregister (Register of partnerships) of Amtsgericht Munich with number PR767.

Applicable laws:

The legal professional designation of Patentanwalt (German Patent Attorney) has been bestowed in the Federal Republic of Germany. The German Patent Attorneys are members of the Patentanwaltskammer (Chamber of German Patent Attorney), Tal 29, 80331 Munich, and as far as their activities as European Patent Attorneys are concerned, the epi (Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office) Post Box 260112, 80058 Munich. The supervisory authority in charge is the Board of the Patent bar and/or the epi. The professional legal regulations for Patent Attorneys are enshrined in the Patentanwaltsordnung (PAO), the Berufsordnung der Patentanwälte (Professional Regulations of Patent Attorneys Code of Conduct), die FICPI Professional Code of Ethics and the Code of Conduct of the epi. All regulations mentioned before and all further relevant regulations are to be found in their valid versions on the website of the Patentanwaltskammer http://www.patentanwalt.de as well as http://www.ficpi.org/aboutframe.html and http://www.patentepi.com.

The legal professional designation of Rechtsanwalt (German Attorney-at-Law) has been bestowed in the Federal Republic of Germany. The German Attorney-at-Law is member of the Rechtsanwaltskammer Munich (RAK) (Chamber of Attorneys-at-Law in the district of Munich), Tal 33, 80331 Munich, http://rak-muenchen.de/ , which is also the supervisory authority in charge. The professional legal regulation for German Attorneys-at-Law are enshrined in the Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung (BRAO), the Berufsordnung der Rechtsanwälte (BORA), the Fachanwaltsordnung (FAO), the Rechtsanwaltsvergütungsgesetz (RVG) and the professional legal regulations of Attorneys-at-Law in the EU (Berufsregeln der Rechtsanwälte in der EU). All aforementioned regulations and other relevant regulations could be viewed in their valid version on the Website of Bundesrechtsanwaltskammer (BRAK) http://www.brak.de.

VAT-ID number (§ 27 a UStG): DE 257368404

Professional liability insurance (covered territory is the EU and the states of The Agreement on the European Economic Area):

ERGO Versicherung AG
Victoriaplatz 1
40198 Düsseldorf
Germany

In case of disputes between attorneys and their clients there is the possibility of arbitration services at the arbitration body of the Bundesrechtsanwaltskammer (Schlichtungsstelle der Rechtsanwaltschaft, Neue Grünstr. 17, 10179 Berlin, http://www.schlichtungsstelle-der-rechtsanwaltschaft.de/ Email: schlichtungsstelle@s-d-r.org). Information can be found allso in the Internet at the website of the RAK (Chamber of Attorneys-at-Law in the district of Munich), http://rak-muenchen.de/ and the BRAK (Federal German Law Society) www.brak.de.

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