It is going to get harder to obtain a European patent. Will this lead to US-style confrontation?
The EPO annual report for 2008 is now available online. It makes for interesting reading, in particular the seciton entitled "Quality over quantity: on course to raise the bar". This begins:
A portfolio of measures set to launch in the spring of…
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