After over forty years of discussions, most EU member states have adopted a new patents system.
This new patents system includes:
This new system will inevitably lead to major changes in patent filing strategy and patent disputes.
To prepare for these unavoidable changes, Gide is one of the first law firms in France to put in place a dedicated team whose aim is to guide clients in preparing for the new system. In this respect, we have advised specifically on:
We rely on our proven experience in French and EU intellectual property litigation.