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Webmarking now possible in the UK

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From 1 October 2014, Section 62 of the UK Patents Act is amended to refer to the possibility of marking a product covered by a patent with an internet link to a webpage listing patent(s) which cover the product instead … Continue reading

EP Search Rules Eased

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The EPO Administrative Council has decided to amend Rule 164 EPC, thereby lifting the bar on having additional searches carried out in the European regional phase when the EPO considers the application to lack unity of invention. The decision can … Continue reading