Beyond Spain’s Unitary Patent challenge
The last major obstacle to the creation of a Unitary Patent in the EU has now been removed by the CJEU, and Europe’s new patent system is now expected to become operational before 2017. In the second of a two-part article, we look at the remaining concerns
Minor legal obstacles remain
UK referendum on EU membership
At least 13 of the 25 signatory states must ratify the UPC Agreement for the new system to come into effect. Moreover, the Agreement stipulates that this 13 must include the biggest three...
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