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UPC Targets December 2017 Launch
  • Dechert LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 19 2017

The Preparatory Committee for the European Unified Patent Court (UPC) has indicated its intention that the UPC will become operational and the UPC


Italy ratifies UPC Agreement and Introduces Provisions Against Indirect Counterfeiting
  • K&L Gates
  • European Union, Italy
  • January 19 2017

In December 2016 the Italian government ratified the Unified Patent Court Agreement (UPCA). By this ratification, Italian patent law now has a new


EU taking further steps towards UPC - Court expected to become operational in December 2017
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 19 2017

Following our last update from December 2016 about UK's expected ratification of the upcoming Unitary Patent Court (UPC) system, the Brexit vote was


Provisional start date announced for the Unified Patent Court
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 19 2017

The Unified Patent Court (UPC) Preparatory Committee announced this week that it is now working on “the assumption that the Provisional Application


Unitary Patent regime could be up and running in May
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 19 2017

In November, we reported on the UK Government’s shock announcement that it intended to proceed with the ratification of the Unified Patent Court


Patent and Pharma Update - January 2017
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 18 2017

The UPC may be open for business in 2017 despite Brexit The last six months have been eventful following the UK's June 2016 referendum vote to


Proposed timeline for the UPC from the Preparatory Committee
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 18 2017

After the British government gave the go-ahead for the UPC system to enter into force in November 2016 by announcing that - despite Brexit - they


Arnold J refers question to the CJEU on Article 3(d) of the SPC Regulation and calls for clarifications on past CJEU jurisprudence
  • Bristows LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 18 2017

In a judgment handed down at the end of last week, Arnold J has indicated his intention to make a reference to the CJEU concerning the interpretation


Insights: Agreement on the Unified Patent Court (UPCA) to enter into force
  • Boult Wade Tennant
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 17 2017

Following the ratification of the Unified Patent Court agreement by the former UK minister of state for IP in November 2016, and with the subsequent


European Unified Patent Court Roll-Out Planned For 2017
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • European Union
  • January 17 2017

On January 16, 2017, the European Unified Patent Court (UPC) announced that a Preparatory Committee is currently working under an assumption that the