How long does a design patent operate?

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How long does a design patent operate?

Since the date of filing, the protection of the design patent is valid for a maximum of 25 years, as long as the design patent of use is maintained, the three renewal fees at the German patent office are really important. Despite the harmonization of the Community law, a German, non-registered design still does not exist.

2017-01-16T11:50:22+00:00January 16th, 2017|