What the unitary patent means for patent attorneys
The unitary patent is just the latest in a long line of steps towards harmonised patent filing in Europe. Adam Majeed examines how prosecution firms are adapting their business models
First, in 1996, there was the Community trade mark (CTM).
Then, in 2003 the registered Community design (RCD). Now, after
decades of discussion, it looks like the pan-EU patent will be
born in 2014. It's not quite the long-promised Community...
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