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Information provided according to Sec. 5 German Telemedia Act (TMG):

Technologie-Lizenz-Büro (TLB) der Baden-Württembergischen Hochschulen GmbH
Ettlinger Str. 25
76137 Karlsruhe

Represented by:

Dr.-Ing. Hubert Siller (Geschäftsführer)


Telephone: +49 721/ 79004-0
Telefax: +49 721/ 79004-79

Register entry:

Entry in the Handelsregister.
Registering court:Amtsgericht Mannheim
Registration number: HRB 108327


VAT Id number according to Sec. 27 a German Value Added Tax Act:
DE 1 96 96 46 96

Responsible for contents acc. to Sec. 55, para. 2 German Federal Broadcasting Agreement (RstV):

Annette Siller
Ettlinger Str. 25
76137 Karlsruhe

Dispute resolution

The European Commission provides a platform for online dispute resolution (OS):
Please find our email in the impressum/legal notice.


We do not take part in online dispute resolutions at consumer arbitration boards.

Liability for Contents

As service providers, we are liable for own contents of these websites according to Sec. 7, paragraph 1 German Telemedia Act (TMG). However, according to Sec. 8 to 10 German Telemedia Act (TMG), service providers are not obligated to permanently monitor submitted or stored information or to search for evidences that indicate illegal activities.

Legal obligations to removing information or to blocking the use of information remain unchallenged. In this case, liability is only possible at the time of knowledge about a specific violation of law. Illegal contents will be removed immediately at the time we get knowledge of them.

For this website we have used photos of the following photographers:

On the home page (slides):

Solar cells: Photo by Zbnek Buival on Unsplash

Physical technology / optics: Photo by Rob Wingate on Unsplash

Light rays: Photo by McDobbie Hu on Unsplash

Robots (slide "Consulting"): Photo by Frank V. on Unsplash

Robot (slide "IP management"): Photo by Alex Knight on Unsplash

Globe: Photo by Michael Dziedzic on Unsplash

VR glasses (slide "Technology transfer"): © Photo by Samuel Zeller on Unsplash

On the homepage (tiles "TLB - Your competent partner"):

Services for universities: Photo by Headway on Unsplash

Services for companies: Photo by Nik Macmillan on Unsplash

Guide for inventors: Photo by Drew Hays on Unsplash

Technology Offerings: Photo by Frank V on Unsplash

On the Technology Opportunities page:

Life Science: Photo by Drew Hays on Unsplash

New Energy / Environmental Technology: Photo by Jason Blackeye on Unsplash

ITC / Electrical Engineering: Photo by Alexandre Debiève on Unsplash

Mechanical / Engineering: Photo by Ricardo Gomez Angel on Unsplash

All fields: Photo by Alex Knight on Unsplash

On the "For Inventors" page

Inventor advice: Photo by Headway on Unsplash

From idea to product: Photo by rawpixel on Unsplash

FAQs: Photo by rawpixel on Unsplash

On the "For Universities" page
Identification and evaluation: Photo by Fabian Grohs on Unsplash

Organisation of the patenting process: Photo by rawpixel on Unsplash

Strategy development: Photo by rawpixel on Unsplash

Marketing of intellectual property rights: Photo by Marvin Meyer on Unsplash

On the For Business page:

Valuing patents: Photo by rawpixel on Unsplash

Procuring rights to innovations: Photo by Headway on Unsplash

Developing patent exploitation strategies: Photo by rawpixel on Unsplash


Liability for Links

Our offer includes links to external third party websites. We have no influence on the contents of those websites, therefore we cannot guarantee for those contents. Providers or administrators of linked websites are always responsible for their own contents.

The linked websites had been checked for possible violations of law at the time of the establishment of the link. Illegal contents were not detected at the time of the linking. A permanent monitoring of the contents of linked websites cannot be imposed without reasonable indications that there has been a violation of law. Illegal links will be removed immediately at the time we get knowledge of them.


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