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The 16th draft UPC rules of procedure are published
  • Taylor Wessing
  • European Union
  • March 6 2014

The Preparatory Committee for the Unified Patent Court (UPC) has now published the 16th draft of the Rules of Procedure intended for the UPC. This


La patente europea con efecto unitario (ii)
  • Gómez-Acebo & Pombo Abogados
  • European Union, Spain
  • May 20 2013

Se analizan en este documento las principales características del Tribunal Unificado de Patentes, como pieza esencial en el funcionamiento de


Dispelling the Myriad gene patent harmonization myth
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • Australia, Canada, European Union, France, Germany, Japan, USA
  • April 30 2013

In the wake of the Supreme Court oral arguments in the Myriad "gene patent" case, most commentators are predicting that the Court will uphold the


CJEU declines opportunities to relax SPC requirements: no SPC for GSK’s adjuvant and a tough line on AZ’s earlier authorisation
  • Potter Clarkson LLP
  • European Union
  • December 9 2013

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) issued two reasoned orders on 14 November 2013 that restrict the availability or term of


Austria becomes first country to ratify the agreement on establishing the Unified Patent Court (UPC)
  • Dehns
  • Austria, European Union
  • August 16 2013

The Agreement on establishing the Unified Patent Court (UPC) was signed in February 2013 and seeks to establish a unified patent court system across


Difficulties in extending patent protection for uses of known drugs in Europe treatment of patient (sub) populations
  • FB Rice
  • European Union
  • September 23 2013

During clinical development of a drug it is not unusual to obtain approval for treatment of a subset of patients suffering from a condition (as


The effect of an opt out under Article 83 of the Agreement on a Unified Patent Court on jurisdiction for decisions on the merits and preliminary injunctions
  • Bird & Bird
  • European Union
  • August 30 2013

Since the Regulation (EU) No 12572012 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 17 December 2012, implementing enhanced cooperation in the


Unitary patent and Unified Patent Court: the proposed framework
  • KUHNEN & WACKER Intellectual Property Law Firm
  • European Union
  • April 25 2013

On December 11 2012 the European Parliament adopted, at first reading, the EU Council's compromise patent package made up of two draft regulations


How and when to bring a case before the UPC Central Division
  • Casalonga & Partners
  • European Union
  • April 25 2013

Long in the making, the agreement establishing the Unified Patent Court (UPC) is now in the process of being ratified. Patent holders should ensure


EU political update 22 - 26 April 2013
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • European Union
  • April 22 2013

On 16 April, the European Parliament adopted a Capital Requirements Regulation (CRR) and a fourth edition of the Capital Requirements Directive (CRD