Utility Models

Utility models also protect technical inventions against counterfeiting. Like patents themselves, they represent an intellectual asset. Utility models are registered after only a few weeks without a substantive examination and are valid for a maximum of 10 years.

Our services:
  • Researching the state of the art before applying for a utility model
  • Preparing the application documents
  • Performing the registration procedure
  • Monitoring and payment of the extension fees
  • Monitoring utility model registrations in selected
    technology areas or from competitors
  • Performing cancellation procedures
  • Providing support during patent infringement
    proceedings in a ordinary court of law
  • Producing expert opinions regarding legal validity
Weisse, Moltmann & Willems PartGmbB
Velbert location
Am Lomberg 13
42555 Velbert
Tel: +49 (0) 2052 – 95010
Fax: +49 (0) 2052 – 950111