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Zwicker Schnappauf & Partner

Zwicker Schnappauf & Partner Patent Attorneys PartG mbB

Hansastr. 32
D-80686 Munich

Phone: +49 89 / 99 84 79 - 6
Fax: +49 89 / 99 84 79 - 79

E-mail: info [at]

Concept, design, programming

Altheimer Eck 7
80331 Munich

Legal form and register

Partnership company with limited professional liability (PartG mbB)
Partnership register Munich Local Court: PR 726

Sales tax identification number (§ 27a UStG)
V.A.T. NUMBER: DE 152 976 727

Terms of reference

Authorized partners of the law firm

Dr. Jörk Zwicker, Patent Attorney, European Patent Attorney
Dr. Georg Schnappauf, Patent Attorney, European Patent Attorney
Dr. Christian Müller, Patent Attorney, European Patent Attorney
Dr. Andrea Geling, Patent Attorney, European Patent Attorney
Dr. Susanne Schollweck, Patent Attorney, European Patent Attorney
Dr. Sebastian Höpfner, Patent Attorney, European Patent Attorney

Competent chamber of patent attorneys

Chamber of Patent Attorneys
Im Tal 29
80331 München

Phone: +49 (0)89 / 24 22 78-0

Professional liability insurance

Markel Insurance SE
Sophienstrasse 26
80333 Munich
Commercial Register No.: HRB 233618, Munich Local Court,
VAT ID No.: DE320184742

Pursuant to Section 2 (1) No. 11 DL-InfoV, the geographical scope of the insurance cover includes activities at least in the member states of the European Union and thus at least meets the requirements of
- Section 45 Patent Attorneys' Act (PAO) and
- Section 51 Federal Attorneys' Act (BRAO).

The insured amount of the professional liability insurance is EUR 10.000.000,-.

Professional regulations

Patent attorneys are subject to the following professional regulations

- Patent Attorneys Regulations (PAO), available at;
- Professional Code of Conduct for Patent Attorneys (BOPA), available at;
- FICPI Rules of Professional Conduct, available at;
- if the attorneys are European Patent Attorneys, "Code of conduct of the institute of professional representatives before the European Patent Office", available at

Lawyers are subject to the following professional regulations

- Bundesrechtsanwaltsordnung (BRAO),
- Rechtsanwaltsvergütungsgesetz (RVG),
- Berufsordnung (BO),
- the professional rules of the lawyers of the European Community,
which can be found at and .

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