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Adilka Weiß

German Federal Constitutional Court thwarts UPC Agreement

The German Federal Constitutional Court has ruled that the German ratification law for the Agreement on a Unified Patent Court …

Supplementary Protection Certificates after Brexit

The UK left the European Union on 31 January 2020. The legislation concerning current and future UK Supplementary Protection Certificates …

James Cornford

EPO Fee Increases from 1 April 2020

The EPO has announced increases to some official fees with effect from 1 April 2020. Most fees have risen by …

UK government confirms it will not seek involvement in the UPC

It was announced last week that the UK will not seek to be part of the UPC.

The Unified Patent …

EPO’s Technical Board of Appeal upholds decision to revoke key CRISPR/Cas9 patent

The EPO’s Technical Board of Appeal has upheld the decision of the Opposition Division to revoke The Broad Institute, Inc., …

Brexit FAQs

When is Brexit?

The UK left the European Union on 31 January 2020. However, for the time being, this is …