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EPO's three-prong plan to tackle backlogs

James Nurton, London


The European Patent Office has a three-fold plan to accelerate first office actions, Director of Patent Law and International Affairs Wim van der Eijk said today

Speaking at the Managing IP International Patent Forum in London, van der Eijk said that in the face of increasing workloads and more complex technologies, the top priority for the Office is expediting the first office action, as that provides...


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