Utility Models provide the same monopoly right as a patent, can be obtained much quicker and at lower cost than patents. They last for up to 10 years. Utility models can be obtained in several countries, including Germany.
The German patent attorneys and Rechtsanwalt in our Munich office are well placed to assist clients in obtaining German utility models, which can provide a cost-effective strategic alternative to patent protection for technical inventions.
For advice on obtaining utility models in Germany contact our Munich office team.