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EU – Fully trilingual version, including the draft Rules of Procedure of the Agreement on a Unified Patent Court and the draft Rules of Procedure online

Posted: December 23rd, 2013

A fully trilingual version, including the draft Rules of Procedure in German, of the 19 February 2013 Agreement on a Unified Patent Court and the draft Rules of Procedure has been added to the website www.upc.documents.eu.com. It includes hypertext links to the legal documents referred to in the Agreement (e.g. Regulations on European Patent with […]

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EU – Division of jurisdiction in transitional period

Posted: October 1st, 2013

The division of jurisdiction between national patent courts and the Unified Patent Court in the transitional period after the Agreement on a Unified Patent Court has come into force, by Konstantin Schallmoser, Preu Bohlig & Partner 1. The current position a) The Unified Patent Court (UPC) is expected to come into operation in the first […]

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EU – UPC / patent arbitration

Posted: September 30th, 2013

Is Chapter VII (Article 35) of the UPC Agreement introducing or abolishing patent arbitration in Europe – call for comments, by Erik Ficks, Roschier Introduction In times of consultation in relation to the draft Rules of Procedure (ending on 1 October 2013) and when the Agreement on a Unified Patent Court (the Agreement is hereinafter […]

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