EPLAW PATENT BLOG

Young EPLAW – Register now!

Posted: March 10th, 2016

Registration Young EPLAW 2016 You may now register for the Young EPLAW event which is scheduled to take place on 18 April 2016 at the Hotel Hilton Grand Place in Brussels (this is the usual (Young) EPLAW venue, which has been reopened as Hilton). Registration Registration is possible until 11 April. You may find the […]

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EPLAW – Save the date – Young EPLAW 2016

Posted: February 10th, 2016

The Young EPLAW congress will take place this year on Monday 18 April 2016 in Brussels, back at the usual venue (Hotel Hilton Grand Place, formerly Le Méridien). This congress is intended for the Eplaw members’ associates aged 36 and less. As always, a social event will be organized on Sunday 17 April 2016; and the […]

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EPLAW – Congress & General Assembly

Posted: November 9th, 2015

EPLAW Congress & General Assembly, Brussels, 4 December 2015 The congress focuses on the UPC, the alignment of national patent laws with the patent package and court fees and costs recovery under the Rules of procedure. Participants will also hear about patent damages apportionment, a hot topic in the US. Finally, EPLAW will report on […]

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EPLAW – New Board Members

Posted: September 1st, 2015

EPLAW President Richard Ebbink calls EPLAW members to join the board. The deadline to volunteer is Tuesday 20 October 2015.   New Board Members will be elected during the annual EPLAW congress which will be held on 4 December in Brussels. Read the letter here.

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UPC – EPLAW Comments on Rules on Court Fees and Costs

Posted: August 25th, 2015

EPLAW comments to the Public Consultation on the Rules on Court fees and Recoverable costs of UPC  Further to the public consultation on the proposed Rules of procedure regarding court fees and recoverable costs under the UPC Agreement, the EPLAW Board in consultation with a working group of EPLAW members from various nationalities prepared comments […]

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EPO – Letter from President EPLAW to President EPO

Posted: June 5th, 2015

Reform of the BoA – User consultation From the EPLAW President's letter dated 4 June, 2015: "EPLAW is pleased to see that the Administrative Committee (AC) and the EPO are actively engaged in furthering the independence of the BoA. "We note that in the meantime the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE) in its […]

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EPLAW – Save the date: EPLAW Congress 2015

Posted: May 18th, 2015

Save the date: the next EPLAW Congress is scheduled to take place on Friday 4 December 2015 in the original venue in Brussels (formerly Le Meridien; now Hilton).

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EPO: Judicial Independence letter from the EPLAW President

Posted: December 29th, 2014

Download Eplaw letter 29 December 2014.pdf

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EPLAW – Congress on 28 November

Posted: October 8th, 2014

The EPLAW congress will take place on 28 November 2014 The draft programme may be found here. It focuses on the latest news on the UPC, as well as the issues arising from employees inventions and the patent as an object of property in the context of the UPC. You will also hear about the […]

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Young EPLAW – Slides

Posted: June 20th, 2014

Benjamin Schröer – UPC Charles Tuffreau – Injunctions in the UPC Daan den Lange – Sufficiency Stefan Richter – Damages, the German perspective Dora Talvard – Insufficiency Gunther Meyer – Damages, the Belgian perspective Kevin Mooney – the Unitary Patent Package Laura Cantero – Damages, the Spanish perspective Laura Whiting – Damages, the UK perspective […]

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