Patentanwälte Partnerschaftsgesellschaft mbB

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89522 Heidenheim
Fon: +49 (0) 7321 / 95 95-0
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This website provides information and comments on legal issues and developments of interest in the
field of industrial property. Nothing in this website constitutes legal advice. Intellectual property laws
and systems are multi-faceted and intricate, and regarding any problem or matter, we urge you to obtain
professional advice before taking any action with respect to any information contained in this website.
Lorenz & Kollegen assumes no responsibility for information contained on this site and disclaims all
liability in respect of such information. This website contains links to other websites and to material
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and to the extent permitted by law disclaims all liability in respect of such content and of any other
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questions in this regard, please contact our offices or send an email to
The European Patent Attorneys of Lorenz & Kollegen are members of the European Patent Institute
(epi, and as such subject to its Code of Professional Conduct and the
Regulation on Discipline issued by the Administrative Council of the European Patent Organisation.
Unless otherwise specified, the terms "Patentanwalt" or "Patent Attorney" on this website refer to
German Patent Attorneys. Lorenz & Kollegen’s German Patent Attorneys are registered at the
German Patent and Trademark Office and members of the German Patent Attorneys Association
German Patent Attorneys are subject to the professional rules laid down in the Patentanwaltsordnung
(PatanwO) German Patent Attorney Code and in the Berufsordnung der Patentanwälte BOPA
Code of Conduct for Patent Attorneys.

German Patent Attorneys are obliged by the Federal Patent Attorneys’ Act (PAO) to maintain a
liability insurance with a minimum insurance sum of € 250.000,--. Further details are laid down
in § 45 PAO. The German Patent Attorneys Dr. Werner Lorenz, Sven Frey,
Markus A. Lorenz, Wolfgang Schmid and Iris-Anne Markfort are liability insured by the R+V
Allgemeine Versicherung Aktiengesellschaft, Taunusstraße 1, 65193 Wiesbaden.

Lorenz & Kollegen's German attorneys at law at are members of the Bar Association in the district
of the Higher Regional Court in Stuttgart (, Germany, unless specified
otherwise. They are subject to the Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung (BRAO) German Attorney at Law
Code, the Berufsordnung der Rechtsanwälte (BORA) Code of Conduct for German attorneys at law
and the Bundesrechtsanwaltsgebührenordnung (BRAGO) Federal Code of Lawyers' Fees. These
German rules and laws can be reviewed (in German) at under "Angaben gemäß § 6 TDG".
Lawyers are obliged by the Federal Lawyers’ Act (BRAO) to maintain a liability insurance with a
minimum insurance sum of € 250.000,--. Further details are laid down in § 51 BRAO. The lawyers
Elke and Dr. Jürgen Strauß are liability insured by the Allianz Versi-cherungs-Aktiengesellschaft,
Großer Burstah 3, 20457 Hamburg. Furthermore, they are operating in the joint office of the
Partnerschaftsgesellschaft Lorenz & Kollegen.
Moreover, the Code of Conduct for Lawyers in the European Community issued by the CCBE
(Council of the Bars and Law Societies of the European Community) is applicable to all lawyers
of Lorenz & Kollegen.

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