21.06.2018 / Gottfried Schüll

Labor jurisdiction at the EPO, now!

The European Patent Office (EPO) has been facing serious accusations of bullying and human rights violations for years. An article from the debate magazine Cicero once again describes concerning details.


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Einheitliche Patentgericht (UPC) 12.04.2016 / Dr. Arwed Burrichter, Dr. Natalie Kirchhofer, Dr. Tobias Hoheisel

Proposed structure of the Unified Patent Court

The proposed Unified Patent Court (UPC) has long attracted the attention of both enthusiasts and critics. Whatever your opinion of the new system, now is the time to get acquainted with it: preparations for the UPC are in their final stages and legislators and organisational committees are working hard to ensure that the long-anticipated new system is fully operational by by Spring 2017 at the latest.

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