The Unified European Patent Court & Unified EU Patent

Date:

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Speaker(s):

David Gill, partner , WP Thompson, London

Fee:

$195

Time:

noon-1 pm

CLE Credits:

1 hr

 

Starting from a historical perspective, the presentation will outline the key elements of the Unified EU Patent system, and the Unified Court structure and inter-relationship with current rights. Main discussion points include a brief history, recent developments, proposed court structure, jurisdiction of divisions, procedure, languages, rationale, disadvantages, precautions, and transitional period.