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GEVERS | European Union, Unified Patent Court | 6 Jun 2022

UPC: opt-out option

The Agreement on a Unified Patent Court allows owners of conventional European patents, as well as applicants of European patent applications, to formally remove their European patent or application from the exclusive competence of the Unified Patent Court through an opt-out application. Each European patent in a portfolio will need to be carefully reviewed to ensure an informed and effective......
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FB Rice | European Union, Unified Patent Court | 1 Jun 2022

The European Unitary Patent and Unified Patent Court

After many years in the making, a significant new system of patent rights and litigation is due to come into effect in Europe in late 2022 or early…
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Bristows | European Union, Unified Patent Court, United Kingdom | 12 May 2022

One patent court to rule them all?

17 EU Member States, including key markets such as Germany, France and Italy, have agreed to the creation of a new “unitary patent” and Unified Patent…
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Taylor Wessing | European Union, Unified Patent Court | 6 May 2022

Seven steps to UPC readiness

The Unified Patent Court (UPC) could be open for the filing of its first case as early as 1 October 2022, with the filing of European patent opt-outs…
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Taylor Wessing | Unified Patent Court | 20 Apr 2022

Patents: The Unified Patent Court

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Pinsent Masons | European Union, Unified Patent Court | 7 Feb 2022

UPC – opt-in or opt-out?

As the European legal landscape for patents finally moves ever closer to a unified system, it is imperative that patent owners decide whether they want their existing European patents designated for member states that have ratified the Unified Patent Court (UPC) Agreement to automatically become subject to the jurisdiction of the UPC, or instead remain under the exclusive jurisdiction of the......
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Schweiger & Partners | European Union, Germany, Unified Patent Court, etc. | 9 Jul 2021

Start Preparing Today: UPC and Unitary Patent Are Going to Happen Very Soon!

In February 2020, the German Federal Constitutional Court (Bundesverfassungsgericht) stopped the German ratification of the Agreement on a Unified…
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Schweiger & Partners | European Union, Unified Patent Court, United Kingdom | 30 Sep 2018

Unitary Patent and UPC update in the light of Brexit. What you need to know (September 2018)

Everybody knows that Brexit - the departure of the UK from the EU - will happen on 29 March 2019, which is less than six (6) months from today. The…
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