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Unified Patent Court comes closer as Austria progresses towards ratification of PAP

Austria - December 2 2021 To allow Austria to deposit the instrument of ratification, there are a number of steps that still need to be taken by the Austrian Government to…

Germany simplifies and modernises industrial property laws

Germany - October 20 2021 Germany offers an outstanding system for IP protection - its patent and trade mark office (the DPMA) is the largest national IP office in Europe and…

Slovenia has ratified the Protocol to the Agreement on a Unified Patent Court (UPC) on provisional application (PPA)

Slovenia - October 18 2021 Only one more deposit of ratification is needed in…

Germany has ratified the Protocol on the Provisional Application of UPC Agreement

Germany - September 28 2021 Germany has ratified the Protocol on the Provisional Application of UPC Agreement (PAP-Protocol) and paves the way for the Unified Patent Court (UPC)…

German Constitutional Court rejects complaints against ratification bill for the UPC

Germany - July 9 2021 The Second Senate of the Federal Constitutional Court (Bundesverfassungsgericht) has rejected applications for preliminary injunction on grounds that…