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UPC – Unitary Patent & Unified Patent Court Conference 2016

Posted: June 17th, 2016

Unitary Patent & Unified Patent Court 2016, A Final Countdown?, 4th annual UP&UPC Conference On Thursday 7 July 2016,  the Unitary Patent & Unified Patent Court conference will be held for its fourth inception and once again at the European Patent Office in Munich, Germany. “For the 4th edition of the Unitary Patent & Unified […]

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UPC – Live Broadcast ‘Opt-out Day’ Monday 6 June 9.30 am CEST

Posted: June 3rd, 2016

Live Broadcast French UJUB  ‘Opt-out Day’ Monday 6 June from 9.30 am CEST to to 5 pm CEST Pierre Véron, Véron & Associés, reports the following: The French UJUB (Union pour la Juridiction unifiée du brevet; Union for the Unified Patent Court), the association founded in Paris by all the French professionals interested into the […]

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UPC – New version trilingual booklet UPC documents

Posted: June 3rd, 2016

A new version of the Trilingual booklet DE/EN/FR comprising Unitary Patent Regulations, Unified Patent Court Agreement and Draft № 18 Rules of Procedure (19 October 2015) has just be made available on www.upc.documents.eu.com. The booklet is created by HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER, Powell Gilbert and Véron & Associés

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UPC – Code of Conduct – 3rd draft

Posted: May 18th, 2016

“The draft Code of Conduct, as referred to in the RoP UPC, has been under preparation for some time within EPLAW, EPLIT and epi. It was discussed in the 3rd UPC Expert Panel Meeting in Paris on September 18th, 2015, where valuable feedback was received and thereafter incorporated. “The draft Code of Conduct was presented […]

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UPC – CCBE comments on the draft Code of Conduct for the UPC

Posted: May 9th, 2016

The Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE) responds to the proposal for a Code of Conduct for the UPC The letter states: Introduction The Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE) represents the bars and law societies of 32 member countries and 13 further associate and observer countries, and through […]

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UPC – German implementation documents

Posted: April 26th, 2016

The German Federal Ministry of Justice recently released two drafts implementing the UPC Agreement into German laws. The drafts consist of a ratification act as well as an act amending the German Act on International Patent Treaties (Gesetz über internationale Patentübereinkommen). 1) The draft ratification act implements the UPC Agreement into German law. 2) The […]

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UK – The UK Implements the Unitary Patent – Statutory Instrument passed

Posted: March 4th, 2016

The UK Implements the Unitary Patent – Statutory Instrument passed The IPKat reports that the draft Statutory Instrument implementing the Unitary Patent was approved by the House of Commons on 1 March and the House of Lords on 2 March. The Hansard report according to IPKat reveals that the discussion in the House of Commons […]

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UPC – presentations UPC IT Case Management System

Posted: February 25th, 2016

Pierre Véron, Véron & Associés, forwarded the presentations of the Workshop on the UPC IT Case Management System which was held on Monday 25 January 2016 at the Paris Bar House (Maison du Barreau) by Mark Craddock, UK IP Office, and Cristiano Morganti, Net Service. The audio recording of this Workshop will be published shortly […]

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UPC – Update – Workshop on the IT Case Management System

Posted: January 13th, 2016

The Workshop on the UPC IT Case Management System will be held in Paris on Monday 25 January 2016 from 10:00 to 16:00 at the Paris Bar House (Maison du Barreau), room “Gaston Monnerville”, 2, rue de Harlay, 75001 Paris (this is just opposite the Paris Courthouse, Palais de Justice). Directions: from CDG airport or […]

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UPC – Workshop on UPC IT Case Management System

Posted: January 11th, 2016

Save the date: a Workshop on the UPC IT Case Management System will be held in Paris on Monday 25 January 2016 from 10:00 to 16:00. Further information will be circulated shortly. Please register at: pierre.veron@veron.com In the meantime, you may practice in registering with the UPC IT Case Management System prototype through this link https://secure.unified-patent-court.org/login

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