Bernstein Technologies GmbH, is a Munich based company offering blockchain based solutions for intellectual property management. Bernstein allows companies to manage the whole innovation lifecycle by creating a trail of records on the bitcoin blockchain. Inventions, designs, proofs of use can be quickly registered and a blockchain certificate will prove ownership, existence, and integrity of any IP asset. Using Bernstein companies can secure trade secrets, prepare a strong prior use defense or reliably disclose inventions. Most notably, all notarized information will remain perfectly private thanks to a unique cryptographic layer.