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Draft UPC EPLC Rules amended to include additional Italian qualification
  • Bristows LLP
  • European Union
  • September 27 2016

The Preparatory Committee of the Unified Patent Court (UPC) has recently announced its decision to add a further qualification which would allow a


Guide to the Patent Prosecution Highway
  • Zacco
  • European Union, Norway
  • September 26 2016

Patent prosecution normally involves the replication of lots of work in multiple jurisdictions. A patent application is filed in several countries


Streamlined opposition procedure enters turbulence
  • Barker Brettell LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • September 23 2016

The European Patent Office (EPO) brought in new guidelines on 1st July 2016 which aim to simplify the opposition procedure and deliver decisions


Trainees take on business: the Referendum Series
  • RPC
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • September 23 2016

Never afraid to shy away from the most challenging of topics, in May of this year - with the EU Referendum vote looming - the blog’s Editorial Team


General Court of the EU Confirms Fines Imposed on Lundbeck and Generic Drug Manufacturers for Entering into Patent Settlements
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union
  • September 22 2016

On 8 September 2016, the General Court of the EU (GCEU) handed down five judgments upholding a decision by the Commission of 19 June 2013 imposing


Important change in the recording of an assignment at the EPO
  • Boult Wade Tennant
  • European Union
  • September 22 2016

With immediate effect, the European Patent Office will now only record an assignment of rights in a European patent application or European patent if


Se considera como práctica colusoria la obligación del licenciatario de pagar el canon de un contrato de licencia de patente que ha sido declarada nula?
  • Eversheds
  • European Union, Germany
  • September 21 2016

El 7 de Julio de 2016, el Tribunal de Justicia de la Unin Europea (TJUE), se ha pronunciado sobre este tema mediante la publicacin de su sentencia del


Brain Drain? How Brexit may affect intellectual property rights in Europe
  • Cohen & Gresser LLP
  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom, USA
  • September 21 2016

The U.K.'s vote to leave the European Union (EU), now referred to as Brexit, will have a significant impact on intellectual property laws in the U.K


AIPPI holds debate on Brexit and the UPC
  • Bristows LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • September 20 2016

AIPPI's Standing Committee on the UPC and unitary patent (chaired by Alan Johnson) held a session on Brexit and the UPC at the AIPPI Annual World


How the impending Brexit impacts the legal framework of doing business with the UK- the German perspective
  • Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek
  • European Union, Germany, United Kingdom
  • September 20 2016

In a referendum, held in the United Kingdom on June 23, 2016, a majority of voters decided in favor of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and