Yearly Archives: 2017

Cambodia to recognise European patents

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The European Patent Organisation (EPO) has signed a validation agreement with Cambodia. This means it will be possible to validate a granted European patent in Cambodia, for the first time extending the protection conferred by European patents into Asia. This … Continue reading

EPO stays proceedings

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As of December 2016, the European Patent Office (EPO) has stayed all examination and opposition proceedings relating to patents and patent applications in which the decision depends on the patentability of a plant or animal obtained by an essentially biological … Continue reading