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epi Information

epi Informationepi publishes a quarterly journal. Its primary objective is to inform members of epi's current activities.

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Deadline next epi Information:
12 July 2019


L'Institut des mandataires agréés près l'Office européen des brevets (epi) fut créé par le Conseil d'Administration de l'Organisation européenne des brevets en application des dispositions de la Convention sur le brevet européeen (CBE).


May 21, 2019

EPO poster on Recent Procedural Changes

Every year, the EPO (Patent Procedures Management | Directorate 1.3.2) produces a poster with a summary of the procedural changes that occurred during the last year or already planned for the future.


May 17, 2019

Presentations of the epi Pre-Council Seminar “Inventive step and recent case law at the EPO” (Sofia, 10th May 2019)

On the occasion of a pre-Council seminar on “Inventive step and recent case law at the EPO” held on 10th May 2019 in Sofia, epi’s speaker and EPO former director of DG1 Mr Daniel Thomas gave an in-depth presentation on Inventive step and gave an overview on the Case Law of the Boards of Appeal.