IP Cases & Articles

Unified Patent Court & unitary patents on the horizon for 2022?

27 November 2020
The draft legislation required for Germany to ratify the UPCA and the Protocol on Provisional Application has been before the…
Rachel Bateman
Rachel Bateman
Partner, Patent Attorney
Unified Patent Court & unitary patents on the horizon for 2022?

UK withdraws its ratification of the Unified Patent Court

21 July 2020
In a move which appears to run counter to the German Government’s intention to bring the Unified Patent Court (UPC)…
Jonathan DeVile
Jonathan DeVile
Partner, Patent Attorney
UK withdraws its ratification of the Unified Patent Court

Unified Patent Court and unitary patent: end of the road or just another bump?

29 June 2020
At the end of March 2020, EPO President Campinos pronounced strong support for the statement by the German Minister of…
Jonathan DeVile
Jonathan DeVile
Partner, Patent Attorney
Unified Patent Court and unitary patent: end of the road or just another bump?

UPC: German Federal Constitutional Court upholds constitutional complaint

23 March 2020
The Federal Constitutional Court of Germany (FCC) has decided that the Parliamentary Act of Approval to the Agreement on a…
Hanns-Juergen Grosse
Hanns-Juergen Grosse
Partner, Patent Attorney
UPC: German Federal Constitutional Court upholds constitutional complaint

UPC constitutional complaint: German Court decision expected 20 March 2020

18 March 2020
The German Constitutional Court has indicated that it will publish a decision taken by a Senate without a prior oral…
UPC constitutional complaint: German Court decision expected 20 March 2020
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Transactional issues arising from the UP & UPC

21 March 2017
Antony Craggs Richard Willoughby
Antony Craggs & Richard Willoughby
Partner, Solicitor, Consultant, Solicitor
Transactional issues arising from the UP & UPC