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23.09.2022

HOFFMANN EITLE Quarterly Newsletter 9/22

Dear Colleagues and Friends, In this issue of the Hoffmann Eitle Quarterly, we continue with our series of articles addressing patenting computer-implemented inventions (CII) and artificial intell...

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18.07.2022

HOFFMANN EITLE congratulates newly qualified European Patent Attorneys

We are very proud to announce the HOFFMANN EITLE colleagues who have passed all four papers of this year’s European Qualifying Examination (EQE). Congratulations go to: Arianna Bartolini (Chemi...

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01.07.2022

MIP IP Stars Rankings 2022

HOFFMANN EITLE congratulates Anne Schön for being recognised as TOP 250 Women in IP by IP STARS (Managing IP). We are glad to have received further numerous awards by IP STARS: Thorsten Bausch, Ni...

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23.06.2022

HOFFMANN EITLE Quarterly Newsletter 6/22

Dear Colleagues and Friends, In this year's second issue of the Hoffmann Eitle Quarterly, we begin a series of articles on artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) at the EPO. The se...

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27.04.2022

HOFFMANN EITLE Quarterly Newsletter 3/22

Dear Colleagues and Friends, In this first issue of Hoffmann Eitle Quarterly for 2022, we begin by concluding our two-part series on the Rules of Procedure of the EPO Boards of Appeal (RPBA) with...

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18.02.2022

China has joined the Hague System

On 5 February 2022, China declared its accession to the Geneva Act of the Hague Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Industrial Designs (“Hague System”). As of 5 May 2022, it wil...

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07.02.2022

Legal500 Germany Ranking

HOFFMANN EITLE ranks in top tier in the latest Legal500 Germany rankings We are very pleased that we have been ranked by the Legal500 Germany Ranking in Tier 1 for Prosecution, Tier 2 for Dispute...

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21.01.2022

The provisional application phase of the UPC Agreements has begun!

Another important step towards the Unified Patent Court Agreement (UPCA) – according to the EU Council’s Website Austria has deposited its instrument of ratification of the Protocol on the Provisio...

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16.12.2021

HOFFMANN EITLE Quarterly Newsletter 12/21

Dear Colleagues and Friends, This issue of Hoffmann Eitle Quarterly begins with a review of some of the legal provisions of the EPO's Rules of Procedure of the Boards of Appeal (RPBA), two years a...

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22.10.2021

UPDATE UPCA

Agreement on the Unified Patent Court (UPCA) As you may have heard, there is now a strong likelihood that the Agreement on the Unified Patent Court (UPCA) will enter into force very soon, maybe ev...

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