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(From : http://www.epo.org - December 12 , 2016 )

Decision follows the publication of European Commission’s notice on the patentability of plants and animals obtained by essentially biological processes

(From : http://www.epo.org - December 9 , 2016 )

The role of patents in helping policy-makers meet the EU's climate objectives was the subject of an event organised by the EPO on 7 December at the European Parliament in Brussels.

(From : http://www.epo.org - December 7 , 2016 )

EPO President Benoît Battistelli met with Belgian Deputy Prime Minister and Economy Minister Kris Peeters today in Brussels to discuss joint efforts to enhance patent protection and the support for innovation in Belgium and across Europe.

(From : http://feeds.feedburner.com - December 6 , 2016 )

Guest blog by Deputy Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Deputy Director of the USPTO Russ Slifer

(From : http://feeds.feedburner.com - December 8 , 2016 )

Guest blog by Deputy Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Deputy Director of the USPTO Russ Slifer

(From : http://www.epo.org - December 2 , 2016 )

In its order for decision G1/15, related to the question of partial priorities and so-called toxic divisionals, the Enlarged Board of the EPO held that a generic claim encompassing alternative subject matter may not be refused partial priority, pr