Patent Law Firm Dipl.-Ing. Stephan Naessens for Austria and Germany at the border between Bavaria and Salzburg.
What is a patent?
A patent is a statutory right which guarantees legal protection for innovative inventions, by doing so a new product or process is protected against counterfeiting. Patent holders have the right to the use of the invention and can either approve or prohibit its use. The patent allows its holder a time and geographically limited usage monopoly - you can exclusively market your invention yourself, sell or license it.
Why is a patent needed?
With a patent, the economic location of a company in global competition is a significant factor in indicating the estimated value of company assets. Funding may be applied for, new cooperation partners will be easier to locate, development costs will be safeguarded and an excellent base for research and development established.
It is always advisable to consult a specialist when planning and compiling a patent. Documenting the technical characteristics of your invention in a precise manner always enhances and optimises the patent process to your advantage.
Advantages offered by the Law firm Naessens
Due to our right of representation for both Germany and Austria, not forgetting the ideal location of our offices in southern Bavaria bordering on Salzburg, we have positioned ourselves as perfect partners for industrial property rights in both countries. Being centrally situated between Munich and Vienna we are able to offer our clients a continual strategical and personal service within this extended region.