Author Archives: Admin

EPO Relaxes Rules on Examination Fee Refunds

Posted in European Patents on by Admin

It may be the case that you no longer believe that your European patent application will be useful, that the expense of keeping it going cannot be justified, or that it will not be possible to overcome the examiner’s objections. … Continue reading

Streamlined Oppositions at the European Patent Office

Posted in European Patents on by Admin

The opposition procedure  There are several ways to challenge the intellectual property of others. In the case of European patents, oppositions can be filed after grant to seek revocation or a reduction in scope. The opposition procedure involves the following: … Continue reading