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Available data

For establishing, developing and updating your own IP databases and other information systems and services, you can receive current data and documents from the DPMA databases on a weekly basis.
Please note that the legal status changes are available in DPMAregister some weeks before they are published in the patent gazette (Patentblatt), trade mark journal (Markenblatt) and designs gazette (Designblatt). The following tables provide an overview of the available data of patents, trade marks, utility models and designs.


Patents and utility models
Category of data  Document kind codes  Data format  Delivery frequency  Test data 
Data of DPMAregister
(bibliografic data, legal status data, updates and corrections on the register) 
weekly  XML  A, B, C, T, U  Download 
Documents as full text
(first page, abstract, description, claims, drawings) 
weekly  XML  A, T1, T5, T8, T9
B, C
T2-T4, T8, T9
Download
Download
Download
Download 
Documents as full text
(first page, abstract, description, claims, drawings) 
weekly  PDF  A, T1, T5, T8, T9
B, C
T2-T4, T8, T9
Download
Download
Download
Download 
Applicant citations  weekly  XML  A, U  Download 

Trade marks
Category of data  Procedural stage  Data format  Delivery frequency  Test data 
Bibliographic data, images  trade marks  weekly  XML, JPG  Download 
Bibliographic data, images  registered trade marks and geographic indications/designations of origin (part 7 Trade Mark Journal)  weekly  XML, JPG  Download 
Bibliographic data, images  rejected and withdrawn trade marks  weekly  XML, JPG  Download 

Designs
Category of data  Procedural stage  Data format  Delivery frequency  Test data 
Bibliographic data  registered designs  weekly  XML  Download 
Images  registered designs  weekly  JPG  Download 

Availability of data
The data of the current publication week are available on the publication date of the relevant issue of the patent gazette (Patentblatt), trade mark journal (Markenblatt) and designs gazette (Designblatt). From that date on, the data are available for download for eight weeks.

Costs
For the supply of data, we charge only the cost for providing the data. At present, this is 25 euros for each category of data and for each publication week irrespective of the actual download.

Agreement
The agreement is concluded to define the purpose for which the contractual partner is using the data. In order to facilitate the conclusion of the agreement, we have provided the following notes on filling in the agreement. We are also always happy to assist you via telephone.

Please note:

For reasons of data protection, the DPMA may provide its data only for specific purposes of use. In Section 3 of the agreement, you can indicate the intended purpose.
We have pre-formulated two options of use with a) and b) that you may tick. These rights of use already meet data protection requirements.
In the free text fields c), d) and e), you can adjust the possible use to your specific needs. If you use the free text fields, please specify your intended use as precisely as possible, as your intention will be checked for data protection requirements by the DPMA.
Please send the agreement together with the annex in duplicate to the DPMA. And please note that the agreement must have a legally valid original signature.


Deutsches Patent- und Markenamt
Referat 2.1.2 - Kundenservice
Datenabgabe
80297 München
Germany


Contact
Should you have any questions on the supply of data, you can contact us at


Download
After conclusion of the agreement, you will be granted access to the download section.

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