Archive: 17 Feb 2011

EU patent: Parliament gives go-ahead for enhanced cooperation

EU patent: Parliament gives go-ahead for enhanced cooperation

The European Parliament gave its consent on Tuesday for a common EU patent system to be created using the enhanced cooperation procedure. In December 2010, twelve Member States made a request to launch such a procedure, after it was concluded that not all the Member States could agree on an EU-wide patent system. All the […]