For a general understanding of intellectual property law and all it entails, we have compiled a list of interesting links:

Patent and trademark offices

Here is a list of homepage links for the following patent or trademark offices, where you can find out more about the relevant property rights:

German Patent and Trademark Office

European Patent Office

Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market trademarks and design

World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)

You can find links to other important national and international patent and trademark offices on the German Patent and Trademark Office website