IP Offices

(From : http://www.epo.org - December 16 , 2016 )

The Administrative Council yesterday appointed Carl Josefsson (Sweden) as the first President of the Boards of Appeal (BoA). A new location for the BoA was also approved by the Member States.

(From : http://www.epo.org - December 13 , 2016 )

EPO President Benoît Battistelli was in Zagreb on 9 December for a ceremony to mark the 25th anniversary of the founding of Croatia’s State Intellectual Property Office (SIPO).

(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