Legal Notice

Law Firm:

Patentanwälte PartG mbB

Nymphenburger Straße 20
80335 Munich

Postfach 31 02 03
D-80102 Munich, Germany

Tel.: + 49 (0) 89 520 573 0
Fax: + 49 (0) 89 520 573 100

E-Mail: info [at]


Legal Status:
Partnership with limited professional liability
Entered in the Partnership Register: AG Munich, PR 933
Partners entered in the Partnership Register:
Patent attorney Christoph D. Schober
Patent attorney Marcus Seidel
Patent attorney Florian Krieg

USTID number: USt-ID: DE 275 436 376 (German equivalent of the Value Added Tax ((VAT)) number)

Tax number: 147/232/10772

Authorised representative:

The authorised representatives in the sense of the Press Law and of §7a GjS and §8 Section 4 MDStV are Christoph D. Schober, Marcus Seidel, Florian Krieg.

Under §28, Section 3 of the Federal Data Protection Act, the use or transmission of our data for advertising purposes, for market research or opinion surveys is forbidden.

In accordance with the current German Federal Law, unless explicitly stated to the contrary, the title Patent Attorney(s) as used in this website refers to a member of the Deutsche Patentanwaltskammer (German Chamber of Patent Attorneys, PAK).
Members are bound by the following rules of professional conduct:

  • Patentanwaltsordnung
    (Code of Conduct for Patent Attorneys, PatAnwO)
    of 7 September 1966 (BGBl. I 1966 S. 557),
  • Rules of professional conduct for patent attorneys
  • FICPI Rules of professional conduct


The title European Patent Attorney(s) as used in this website refers to members of the European Patent Institute (epi). Members are bound by the following rules of professional conduct:

  • Code of professional conduct laid down in the General Regulations of the Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office.
  • Regulation on discipline for professional representatives of the Administrative Council of the European Patent Organisation


The title European Trade Marks Attorney(s), European Designs Attorney(s) as used in this website refer to registered professional representatives before the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO). Professional representatives are bound by the code of professional conduct laid down in the European Union Trade Mark Regulation and the Community Design Regulation.

Professional liability insurance:

Professional liability insurance for our firm is provided by R+V Allgemeine Versicherung AG, contract number 406 25 024708071. The territorial coverage provided by the insurance extends to include activities worldwide and thus meets the requirements § 45 of the German Law on Patent Attorneys (PAO)

Chamber of Lawyers / Membership

Lawyer Dr. Eckard Wohlgemuth is a member of the Chamber of Lawyers for the district of the Higher Regional Court (OLG) of Munich, Tal 33, 80331 Munich, and is authorised as such in Germany by the Presidents of the District Courts Munich I and II as well as of the OLG Munich.

Professional title awarded § 2 DL-InfoV

RA Dr. Eckhard Wohlgemuth bears the professional title “Lawyer”, which he was awarded in the Federal Republic of Germany.

Professional liability

Under the Federal Lawyers Act lawyers are obliged to maintain professional liability insurance with a minimum coverage of EUR 250,000. per case. Details are to be found in § 51 BRAO.

Lawyer Dr. Eckhard Wohlgemuth is provided with professional liability insurance by Ergo Versicherung AG. Contract number: HA 6078535-512

Relevant professional regulations

The professional regulations relevant to lawyers are available and can be read on the homepage of the Federal Law Society ( under the heading “Berufsrecht”. The regulations can also be seen in the following places:

BRAO – Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung (Federal Lawyers’ Act)

BORA – Berufsordnung für Rechtsanwälte (Lawyers’ Professional Code of Conduct)

FAO – Fachanwaltsordnung (Code of Conduct for Specialist Lawyers)

RVG – Gesetz über die Vergütung der Rechtsanwältinnen und Rechtsanwälte (Law on the remuneration of lawyers)

CCBE – Berufsregeln der Rechtsanwälte der Europäischen Gemeinschaft
(Code of Conduct for Lawyers in the European Community)

EuRAG – Gesetz über die Tätigkeit europäischer Rechtsanwälte in Deutschland (Law on the activities of European lawyers in Germany)

GwG – Berufsrechtliche Ergänzungen zum Geldwäschebekämpfungsgesetz (Professional additions to the law on the prevention of money laundering)

Legal note on the conditions of use and the content of our web pages:

This website contains general information and opinions on legal questions and developments in the field of intellectual property. This general information and the opinions are not complete and cannot replace legal advice. We cannot accept any liability for decisions or action taken on the basis of the information and opinions published here. We recommend that you seek legal advice before taking decisions or action. We will be pleased to assist you in this regard.

This website also contains links to other web pages maintained by third parties. Since we have no control over these websites and are not responsible for their content, we cannot accept any liability for such third-part websites. This applies particularly to the content, availability and use of these websites.

Online dispute resolution:

The link to the online dispute resolution platform of the EU is We are in principle prepared to participate in dispute resolution proceedings before a consumer arbitration board.

Out-of-court dispute settlement:

In disputes between lawyers and their clients, at the request of the client, out-of-court mediation can take place before the regional law association (under § 73 para. 2 No. 3 in connection with § 73 para. 5 BRAO) or the Conciliation Board of the Legal Profession (§ 191f BRAO) of the Federal Bar Association, to be found on the internet via the homepage of the Federal Bar Association (, email:


Picture credits
Portraits and cover pictures: Christian Weber –
Header image “professional management” – Man with Laptop: ronstik –