Legal notice

Responsible for the content of this website (according to section 5 of the German Telemedia Act): Kailuweit & Uhlemann Patentanwälte Partnerschaft mbB

Legal form: Partnership with limited professional liability (PartG mbB) registered in the partnership register of the local court (Amtsgericht) Dresden under No.: PR 254

Partner: Dr. Frank Kailuweit, Henry Uhlemann, Gerd Stötter, Dr. Jörg Smolinski

Head office: Bamberger Str. 49 · 01187 Dresden · Germany

Phone: +49 (0) 351 470 37 -0
Fax: +49 (0) 351 470 37 -37

EU-VAT ID: DE 162 729 837

Feel free to us in case of any question, inquire or suggestions.

© 2017 Kailuweit & Uhlemann Patentanwälte Partnerschaft mbB, unless indicated otherwise. All rights reserved.

Design and realisation:

Lieven Böck
Gestaltung von Print- & Online-Medien

Tel.: +49 179 230 99 35

The materials at this website have been prepared for information purposes only and should not be considered as legal advice or legal opinion. Readers should not act upon this information without seeking professional counsel. This website contains links to other websites, and no responsibility is assumed for the content of such other websites. We are not responsible for and have no control over the content of these websites.

The professional title "Patentanwalt” (German Patent Attorney) is awarded by the Federal Republic of Germany.

The professional title “Professional representative before the European Patent Office” (European Patent Attorney) is awarded by the European Patent Office.

The legitimization for using the professional titles “European Trademark Attorney” and “European Design Attorney” is obtained by registration on the list of professional representatives at the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) according to Article 93 of Council Regulation (EC) No. 207/2009 of 26 February 2009 on the European Union trademark and Article 78 of Council Regulation (EC) No. 6/2002 of 12 December 2001 on Community designs.

The German Patent Attorneys are members of the Patentanwaltskammer and the Fédération Internationale des Conseils en Propriété Industrielle.. They are subject to professional rules laid down in the Patent attorney order Patentanwaltsordnung, BGBl. I 1966, 557, last amended by Article 5(13) of the Act of 10 October 2013 (BGBl. I. page 3799) and in the Professional rules for patent attorneys of 1 March 2014 Berufsordnung der Patentanwälte Mitt. dt. Patentanwälte 2014, p. 53 ff) and the FICPI Code of Professional Conduct.

The European Patent Attorneys are registered at the European Patent Office and members of the European Patent Institute and are subject to its Code of Professional Conduct (epi-Information 2/2001, 75) and the Regulation on Discipline issued by the Administrative Council of the European Patent Organisation.

The European Trademark and Design Attorneys are registered at the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO). They are subject to the rules laid down in the Council Regulation (EC) No. 207/2009 of 26 February 2009 on the European Union trademark and the Community design (EC) No. 6/2002 of 12 December 2001.

The competent supervisory institutions are:

Patentanwaltskammer · Tal 29 · 80331 Munich · Germany.
Phone: +49-89-24 22 78 0
Fax: +49-89-24 22 78 24

epi Institut der beim Europäischen Patentamt zugelassenen Vertreter · Tal 29 · 80331 Munich · Germany.
Phone: +49-89-201 70 80
Fax: +49-89-202 15 48

The Patentanwaltskammer (Chamber of Patent Attorneys) also operates an arbitration board for disputes between the patent law firm and clients for disputes up to a value of EUR 15,000.

The patent attorneys are insured for professional liability with the insurance company:

Zurich Insurance plc NfD · 53287 Bonn · Deutschland

Territory covered by insurance: worldwide.

Data protection

1. Name and contact details of the controller and the company data protection officer

This data protection information applies to data processing by:

person in charge:
Kailuweit & Uhlemann I Patentanwälte Partnerschaft mbB
(hereinafter: KU-Patent),
Bamberger Str. 49, 01187 Dresden, Deutschland
Fon: +49 (0)351 - 470 370
Fax: +49 (0)351 - 470 37 37

The company data protection officer of KU-Patent can be contacted at the above address, Mr. Gunnar Bonness, or at

2. Collection and storage of personal data as well as type and purpose of their use

a) When visiting the website

    When you visit our website, the browser on your device automatically sends information to the server on our website. This information is temporarily stored in a so- called log file. The following information is recorded without your intervention and stored until it is automatically deleted:

  • IP- address of the requesting computer,
  • Date and time of access,
  • Name and URL of the file retrieved,
  • Website from which access is made (referrer-URL),
  • the browser used and, if applicable, the operating system of your computer as well as the name of your access provider.
    The mentioned data will be processed by us for the following purposes:

  • Ensuring a smooth connection of the website,
  • Ensuring comfortable use of our website,
  • evaluation of system security and stability as well as
  • for other administrative purposes.
The legal basis for data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO. Our legitimate interest follows from the purposes listed above for data collection. Under no circumstances do we use the data collected for the purpose of drawing conclusions about you personally. 1 In addition, we use cookies and analysis services when you visit our website. You can find more detailed explanations under Sections 4 and 5 of this data protection declaration.
This data is not stored with other personal data.

b) When sending application documents

Please send your application documents exclusively to Send us your application documents in encrypted form only. You can download the PGP encryption key from our website. To agree on attachment encryption using 7-zip, please contact the data protection officer. The personal data contained in your application documents will be forwarded to the personnel officer of the law firm. They are stored in the firm's internal data processing systems for the purpose of processing your evaluation. The data will only be made available to employees in charge of the application process. Once your application has been decided, your data will be deleted and any printouts or copies will be destroyed. If you want the data for any following application procedure to remain with us, we will obtain your prior consent. You have the right to ask us whether and which data have remained in the law firm and, if applicable, to demand their deletion (see also 6. Rights of persons concerned)

3. Storage period

Unless otherwise stated in this data protection declaration, personal data will only be stored for as long as it is necessary for the respective purposes.

4. Disclosure of data

    Your personal data will not be transmitted to third parties for purposes other than those listed below. We will only pass on your personal data to third parties if:

  • you have given your express consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. a DSGVO,
  • the disclosure pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 f DSGVO is necessary to assert, exercise or defend legal claims and there is no reason to assume that you have an overriding interest worthy of protection in not disclosing your data,
  • in the event that for the transfer in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. c DSGVO a statutory obligation exists, as well as
  • this is permitted by law and is necessary for the processing of contractual relationships with you pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. b DSGVO.

5. Cookies

We use cookies on our site. These are small files that your browser automatically creates and that are stored on your device (laptop, tablet, smartphone, etc.) when you visit our site. Cookies do no damage to your end device, do not contain viruses, Trojans or other malware. Information is stored in the cookie, which results in each case in connection with the specifically used terminal device. However, this does not mean that we immediately become aware of your identity. The use of cookies serves on the one hand to make the use of our offer more pleasant for you. We use so-called session cookies to recognize that you have already visited individual pages of our website. These will be deleted automatically after leaving our site. In addition, we also use temporary cookies that are stored on your end device for a specified period of time to optimize user-friendliness. If you visit our site again to use our services, it will automatically recognize that you have already been with us and what entries and settings you have made so that you do not have to enter them again. On the other hand, we use cookies to statistically record the use of our website and to evaluate it for you for the purpose of optimizing our offer (see Section 5). These cookies enable us to automatically recognize when you return to our site that you have already been with us. These cookies are automatically deleted after a defined period of time. The data processed by cookies is required for the above-mentioned purposes in order to protect our legitimate interests and those of third parties pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. f DSGVO. Most browsers automatically accept cookies. However, you can configure your browser so that no cookies are stored on your computer or a message always appears before a new cookie is created. However, the complete deactivation of cookies can lead to the fact that you cannot use all functions of our website.

6. Analysis tools

At the moment we do not use any analysis tools.

7. Rights of persons concerned

    You have the right:

  • according to art. 15 DSGVO to demand information about your personal data processed by us to demand data. In particular, you may obtain information about the purposes of processing, the category of personal data, the categories of recipients to whom your data have been or will be disclosed, the planned storage period, the existence of a right to correction, deletion, restriction of processing or objection, the existence of a right of appeal, the origin of your data, if these have not been collected by us, and the existence of an automated data processing system for decision-making, including profiling and, where appropriate, meaningful information on their details
  • to request the immediate correction of incorrect or complete personal data stored by us in accordance with Art. 16 DSGVO;
  • to request the deletion of your personal data stored by us in accordance with Art. 17 DSGVO, unless the processing is necessary to exercise the right to freedom of expression and information, to fulfil a legal obligation, for reasons of public interest or to assert, exercise or defend legal claims,
  • pursuant to Art. 18 DSGVO, to demand the restriction of the processing of your personal data if you dispute the accuracy of the data, if the processing is unlawful but you refuse to delete the data and we no longer need the data, but you need it to assert, exercise or defend legal claims or you have filed an objection to the processing pursuant to Art. 21 DSGVO;
  • to receive your personal data, which you have provided to us, in a structured, current and machine-readable format in accordance with Art. 20 DSGVO or to request its transfer to another person responsible;
  • in accordance with Art. 7 para. 3 DSGVO, to revoke your consent to us at any time. As a result, we are no longer allowed to continue processing data based on this consent in the future and
  • to complain to a supervisory authority pursuant to Art. 77 DSGVO. As a general rule, you can contact the supervisory authority of your usual place of residence or workplace or our office for this purpose.

8. Right of appeal

If your personal data is based on legitimate interests in accordance with Pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 f DSGVO, you have the right to object to the processing of your personal data in accordance with Art. 21 DSGVO if there are reasons for this which arise from your particular situation or if the objection is directed against direct advertising. In the latter case, you have a general right of objection, which we will implement without specifying a particular situation. If you wish to exercise your right of revocation or objection, simply send an e-mail to

9. Up-to-dateness and amendment of this data protection declaration

This data protection declaration is currently valid and has the status May 2018. Due to the further development of our website and offers above or due to changed legal or official requirements, it may become necessary to change this data protection declaration. You can access and print out the current data protection declaration at any time on the website at Data protection


1. Content

The author reserves the right not to be responsible for the topicality, correctness, completeness or quality of the information provided. Liability claims regarding damage caused by the use of any information provided, including any kind of information which is incomplete or incorrect,will therefore be rejected. All offers are not-binding and without obligation. Parts of the pages or the complete publication including all offers and information might be extended, changed or partly or completely deleted by the author without separate announcement.

2. Referrals and links

The author is not responsible for any contents linked or referred to from his pages - unless he has full knowledge of illegal contents and would be able to prevent the visitors of his site fromviewing those pages. If any damage occurs by the use of information presented there, only the author of the respective pages might be liable, not the one who has linked to these pages. Furthermore the author is not liable for any postings or messages published by users of discussion boards, guestbooks or mailinglists provided on his page.

3. Copyright

The author intended not to use any copyrighted material for the publication or, if not possible, to indicatethe copyright of the respective object. The copyright for any material created by the author is reserved. Any duplication or use of objects such as diagrams, sounds or texts in other electronic or printed publications is not permitted without the author's agreement.

4. Privacy policy

If the opportunity for the input of personal or business data (email addresses, name, addresses) is given, the input of these data takes place voluntarily. The use and payment of all offered services are permitted - if and so far technically possible and reasonable - without specification of any personal data or under specification of anonymized data or an alias. The use of published postal addresses, telephone or fax numbers and email addresses for marketing purposes is prohibited, offenders sending unwanted spam messages will be punished.

5. Legal validity of this disclaimer

This disclaimer is to be regarded as part of the internet publication which you were referred from. If sections or individual terms of this statement are not legal or correct, the content or validity of the other parts remain uninfluenced by this fact.

6. Google-Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States . Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.