Non-Institute Events

Joint epi/EPO Seminar on a fresh look at procedural aspects of appeal proceedings

Save the date! Wednesday 27 September 2023

Location: London, venue TBC

Speakers: Cornelis Mulder, European Patent Attorney and Marcus Müller, EPO Board of Appeal Chair

This seminar will cover various procedural aspects of appeal proceedings including admissibility of the appeal, how to draft written submissions, oral proceedings, acceleration, reformatio in peius, remittal to the first instance, petition for review and reimbursement of the appeal fee. There will be a detailed discussion regarding the admittance of new appeal submissions including a general discussion of the 2020 Rules of Procedure and an in-depth presentation of the case law developed under these provisions as regards the admittance of claim request, facts, evidence, objections and arguments. The implications for opposition proceedings will also be discussed.

This in-person event is intended for patent attorneys, heads and members of patent and legal departments and attorneys at law. Both the highly experienced speakers will present on-site.

Keep an eye on the epi website for further details:

Shopping Basket

No products in the cart.

Skip to content