Referrals to the Enlarged Board of Appeal on the issue of “Entitlement to Priority” – G 1/22 and G 2/22
DABUS and AI inventors, where are we now?
What is DABUS? What do the Patent Offices think? What’s next?
Preparations for the Unified Patent Court commence
Following the deposit of the instrument of ratification by Austria, the Protocol to the Agreement on a Unified Patent Court on provisional application (PPA) enters into force with effect from 19 January 2022.
G4/19: Prohibition on Double Patenting
The EPO's Enlarged Board of Appeal has confirmed the prohibition on double patenting.
EPO Enlarged Board of Appeal decision G 1/19 (Simulations)
The EPO has issued its eagerly-awaited decision on G1/19, which deals with inventive step in inventions based on simulations read it here.
The Patent Box
Learn more about Patent Box, who can benefit, what makes a patent eligible, what are the benefits and more.
UK Budget to turbocharge the Patent Box?
Expected rise in corporation tax could amplify the benefits of the Patent Box regime