Category Archives: European Patents

EPO tightens assignment rules

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Up until now, the practice of the European Patent Office (EPO) has been to register an assignment of a European patent application if requested to do so by the assignee even if the evidence of the assignment has been signed … Continue reading

UPC Update

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The Netherlands ratified the Agreement on a Unified Patent Court (UPC) on 14 September. This now brings to 11 the number of countries who have ratified the UPC Agreement. In order for the UPC Agreement to come into effect, it … Continue reading