Standard cases do not require professional work when entering into the German phase. The filing and the claim fees are by a factor of 1.5 higher compared to online filing of direct German patent applications.
The examination request must be filed within 7 years of the international filing date.
We require the following documents and information for entering into the German phase:
helpful, if at hand:
This page should not be construed as legal advice.
No responsibility is accepted for the correctness of the official fees. The attorney's fees indicated on this page are minimum charges of the law firm Dr.-Ing. Hellmich which may be raised in urgent or difficult cases.
This page does not constitute an offer but rather "invitatio ad offerendum" (invitation to make an offer).