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Launch of the Unified Patent Court in December 2017

by European Patent Office Munich

Wednesday July 5, 2017

European Patent Office

This event takes part in the ongoing process for the implementation of the European patent system through a European patent with unitary effect and the establishment of the Unified Patent court. The upcoming system’s launch in December 2017 will be discussed by European judges, Committee members, IP practitioners and members of industry.

Main Topics discussed:

  • Preparatory and Administrative committees: The state of play
  • Judges’ selection process and profile of candidates
  • Administration of local divisions in the Member-states
  • Judges and industry debates
  • The UPC Case Management system

Whom are you going to meet and network with?

Institutions representatives, patent litigators, European IP practitioners, IP owners, patent portfolio managers, key decision makers and members of international organisations.

Register at: www.unitarypatentsystem.eu/register/