Validation of European Patents in Morocco

The EPO has announced that from 1 March 2015 it will be possible to validate European patents in Morocco, bringing the potential country coverage of a European patent to 41 countries. Read more...

  • 2 Feb 2015

Israel signs up for fast-track patent examination with the EPO

A Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH) pilot programme has just been signed between the European Patent Office (EPO) and the Israel Patent Office allowing accelerated treatment of patent applications between these offices. Read more...

  • 8 Dec 2014

UPC - Rules of Procedure Finalised

Yesterday saw another step forward for the UPC with the publication of the final Rules of Procedure. Read more...

  • By Harvey Adams