The introduction of the UP creates a new demand for consulting.
What does this mean for your company?
In future, patent law will no longer be governed solely by national rules and the EPC, but also by provisions of European and international law.
Because of the intertwining of different legal systems and additional options for action, patenting practice will become more complex. Patent application strategies should be orientated more precisely than in the past to the later enforcement and defence of the industrial property rights and ought to take into account, inter alia, the following aspects: