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What the Brexit Means for Patent Owners

by Adam Philipp on July 7, 2016

UK leaves EU;

What’s the impact on patents?

Too early to tell…


The citizens of the United Kingdom recently voted to leave the European Union — a move commonly known as the "Brexit."

As a result, British Prime Minister David Cameron (who favored staying with the EU) resigned. A new Prime Minister is scheduled to be in place by September 9.

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One (European) Patent To Rule Them All? Not Yet.

by Adam Philipp on September 7, 2012

EU Keeps Trying
To CREATE Patent System
But Hurdles Arise

After talking about it for 40 years, the European Council finally reached agreement this summer on what it thought was the last obstacle standing in the path of a unified EU patent system: where to put the office.

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