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Sunday, October 20, 2013, 14:45

APAA 2013: Workshop on the EU Unitary Patent and Unified Patent Court

National Convention Center, , Hanoi

Keynote speech: Impact of the new system to Asian/ Non-EU patent owners and Practitioners by Nicka Kirstejn, CEO Zacco Denmark A/S

There are many issues surrounding the new system, including the issue on territorial scope, the opt-out / opt-in issue, and the issue on costs involved which we at this stage only can speculate about. There are also a number of practical implications and considerations with regard to the co-existence between bundle and unitary patent. Whether or not the unitary patent court will shorten the proceedings, and how will the new system affect non-EU patent owners and practitioners will be discussed. 

Nicka Kirstejn and Ako Yasuhara will be present at APAA from October 19 - 22. Please get in touch if you want to set up a meeting. 

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