Budapest Notification No. 281
Budapest Treaty on the International Recognition of the Deposit of Microorganisms for the Purposes of Patent Procedure

Communication by the European Patent Office Relating to a Change in the Corporate Name of the DSMZ-Deutsche Sammlung von Mikroorganismen und Zellkulturen GmbH

The Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) presents his compliments to the Minister for Foreign Affairs and has the honor to notify the receipt on January 30, 2012, of a communication of the European Patent Office, dated January 25, 2012, relating to a change of the corporate name of DSMZ-Deutsche Sammlung von Mikroorganismen und Zellkulturen GmbH, an international depositary authority under the Budapest Treaty on the International Recognition of the Deposit of Microorganisms for the Purposes of Patent Procedure, done at Budapest on April 28, 1977, and amended on September 26, 1980 (see Budapest Notification No. 22 of August 27, 1981).

February 15, 2012


Text of the communication by the European Patent Office relating to a change in the corporate name of the DSMZ-Deutsche Sammlung von Mikroorganismen und Zellkulturen GmbH

[Original: English]

COMMUNICATION

I have the honour to inform you of a change of the corporate name of the above mentioned International Depositary Authority under the Budapest Treaty.

Since October 31, 2011, the new corporate name of the DSMZ-Deutsche Sammlung von Mikroorganismen und Zellkulturen GmbH is as follows:

Leibniz-Institut DSMZ-Deutsche Sammlung von Mikroorganismen und Zellkulturen GmbH

The official English name is as follows:

Leibniz Institute DSMZ-German Collection of Microorganisms and Cell Cultures