EU – ECJ will decide on European Patent Court System

Posted: May 16th, 2010

ECJ will decide on European Patent Court System, EPLAW Information, prepared by Winfried Tilmann, Hogan Lovells
On May 18, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) will hold an oral hearing on the request of the Council of the European Union for an Opinion on the compatibility of the proposed European Patent Court System with European Treaty Law. Art. 300 (6) TEC(Nizza) and Art. 218 (11) TFEU(Lisbon) give to the Council the right to obtain the opinion of the Court as to whether an agreement envisaged is…


Young EPLAW – Programme and Registration

Posted: April 20th, 2010

* Reminder * "EPLAW is pleased to present the program for the Young EPLAW Congress in Brussels on Monday May 17, 2010. The congress is open for all patent lawyers up to 36 years old. This day offers an excellent opportunity to learn and discuss about some current issues in European patent law. It is […]