• 9th CPC Annual meeting with national offices classifying in the CPC

    http://www.epo.org/news-events/news/2022/20220318.html Content reproduced from the Website of the European Patent Office as permitted by their terms of use. 79 delegates from 33 national offices discuss the latest developments in the CPC

     
  • Trilateral Symposium on IP and the environment

    http://www.epo.org/news-events/news/2022/20220318a.html Content reproduced from the Website of the European Patent Office as permitted by their terms of use. The symposium explored how the patent system contributes to carbon neutrality.

     
  • EPO donations to Ukraine

    http://www.epo.org/news-events/news/2022/20220315.html Content reproduced from the Website of the European Patent Office as permitted by their terms of use. Coordinated fundraising efforts between Office and its staff raise over EUR 300 000

     
  • Upgrading our legal framework for the digital transformation

    http://www.epo.org/news-events/news/2022/20220311.html Content reproduced from the Website of the European Patent Office as permitted by their terms of use. Legal and IT changes to our patent grant process discussed in SACEPO Working Party on Rules

     
  • Digital grant certificate gets modern design

    http://www.epo.org/news-events/news/2022/20220309.html Content reproduced from the Website of the European Patent Office as permitted by their terms of use. Redesigned grant certificates from 1 April 2022 will contain more information about the patent and can be downloaded from the secure Mailbox.

     
  • UPC holds Administrative Committee meeting

    http://www.epo.org/news-events/news/2022/20220302.html Content reproduced from the Website of the European Patent Office as permitted by their terms of use. Vital secondary Rules and Regulations adopted at inaugural meeting

     
  • Standing together for peace in Europe

    http://www.epo.org/news-events/news/2022/20220301a.html Content reproduced from the Website of the European Patent Office as permitted by their terms of use. Situation in Ukraine

     
  • New Guidelines for Examination 2022 enter into force

    http://www.epo.org/news-events/news/2022/20220301.html Content reproduced from the Website of the European Patent Office as permitted by their terms of use. Public consultation on the latest EPC and PCT-EPO Guidelines continues to 15 April.

     
  • EPO Tech Day 2022: Accelerating sustainable innovation

    http://www.epo.org/news-events/news/2022/20220223.html Content reproduced from the Website of the European Patent Office as permitted by their terms of use. On 16 February, almost 7 800 participants attended the first ever public Tech Day at the European Patent Office.

     
  • Innovative spin-off companies from Portugal and Germany show the way

    http://www.epo.org/news-events/news/2022/20220222.html Content reproduced from the Website of the European Patent Office as permitted by their terms of use. The latest two technology transfer case studies complete our series, demonstrating how patents support the creation of university spin-offs and facilitate their business success.