The partnership BRANDT & NERN PATENTANWÄLTE is a civil law association (GbR) with offices in Bielefeld and Berlin. The Head Office is in Berlin.
Responsible for information and content according to: § 5 Telemediengesetz (TMG), § 55 Rundfunkstaatsvertrag (RStV) and § 2 Dienstleistungs-Informationspflicht-Verordnung (DL-InfoV)



Partner responsible:
Dipl.-Ing. Detlef Brandt
Meisenstraße 96
D-33607 Bielefeld
+49 (0) 521 55 74 695
+49 (0) 521 55 74 696
VAT Identification Number:
DE 196 500 317
Finanzamt Bielefeld



Partner responsible:
Dipl.-Ing. Peter-Michael Nern
Kekuléstraße 2-4
D-12489 Berlin
+49 (0)30 - 4004 17 40
+49 (0)30 - 4004 17 42
VAT Identification Number:
DE 219 498 032
Finanzamt Treptow-Köpenick von Berlin


Responsible Chamber: Patentanwaltskammer
Tal 29
D-80331 München
Telefon: 089 / 24 22 78 0
Telefax: 089 / 24 22 78 24
Occupational title:

Patentanwalt, conferred in the Federal Republic of Germany
Professional representative before the European Patent Office

Professional representative before the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market

Professional regulations:
The Patent Attorneys Detlef Brandt and Peter-Michael Nern are members of the Patentanwaltskammer Deutschland and of the EPI (Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office)

The legal statutory provisions relative to Patent Attorneys (Patentanwälte) are:
- Patentanwaltsordnung (BGBl. I 1966, S. 557), current version
- Berufsordnung der Patentanwälte (Mitt. 1997, S. 243 ff.)
- FICPI Standesregeln

Als professional representatives before the European Patent Office (European patent attorney) the code of professional conduct of the epi applies (epi-Information 2/2001, S. 75).

As professional representatives before the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (European trademark and design attorney) the scope of the role is determined by Art. 93 der VERORDNUNG (EG) Nr. 207/2009 DES RATES vom 26.02.2009 über die Gemeinschaftsmarke, die Regeln
76, 77, 78 der VERORDNUNG (EG) Nr. 2868/95 DER KOMMISSION vom 13.12.1995 zur Durchführung der Verordnung (EG) Nr. 40/94 des Rates über die Gemeinschaftsmarke sowie die VERORDNUNG (EG) Nr. 6/2002 vom 12.12.2001 über das Gemeinschaftsgeschmacksmuster.
Professional indemnity insurance:

Professional indemnity insurance is held with:

R+V Allgemeine Versicherung AG
Taunusstraße 1

65193 Wiesbaden
Sitz: Wiesbaden, Handelsregister-Nr.: HRB 2188, Amtsgericht Wiesbaden,
VAT-Id.-No.: DE 811198334

The geographical scope of the insurance cover includes, according to § 2 Abs. 1 Nr. 11 DL-InfoV, activities at least in the member states of the European Union and thus fulfils at least the requirements of:

- § 45 Patentanwaltsordnung (PatAnwO) und
- § 51 Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung (BRAO).



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