IP Cases & Articles

T 288/19: assessing inventive step - the business person and the skilled person

28 June 2022
In a recent decision by the Board of Appeal, the Board of Appeal considered the relationship between a notional business…
Simon Schofield
Simon Schofield
Technical Assistant
T 288/19: assessing inventive step - the business person and the skilled person

New sequence listing standard ST.26: practical advice for European divisional applications

27 June 2022
Where a patent application discloses nucleotide or amino acid sequences, a formal sequence listing must be filed, to provide the…
Gemma Seabright Nathaniel Wand
Gemma Seabright & Nathaniel Wand
Technical Assistant, Patent Attorney
New sequence listing standard ST.26: practical advice for European divisional applications

Rule 56a EPC: correction of erroneously filed parts of a patent application

27 June 2022
European patent law currently provides applicants with a limited window following the filing date of a patent application to file…
Khalil Davis
Khalil Davis
Technical Assistant
Rule 56a EPC: correction of erroneously filed parts of a patent application

EPO description amendments: the saga continues

27 June 2022
There was a collective sigh of relief from many European Patent Office (EPO) users when, towards the end of 2021,…
Arun Roy
Arun Roy
Associate, Patent Attorney
EPO description amendments: the saga continues

Online demo mode access to UP forms: EPO UP & UPC preparations

27 June 2022
On 16 June 2022 the European Patent Office (EPO) announced that its online filing system now offers access to unitary…
Rachel Bateman
Rachel Bateman
Partner, Patent Attorney
Online demo mode access to UP forms: EPO UP & UPC preparations
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