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MedTech was the most patented subject matter at the EPO in 2020. Reasons on why MedTech filings are so high,

June 2021

MedTech was the most patented subject matter at the EPO in 2020. Reasons on why MedTech filings are so high, top 10 applicants in the sector, the effect of coronavirus on healthcare patent applications – we discuss all of this in our #HealthcareScanner : hgf.com/healthcare-sca…

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WIPR webinar: The use of trade mark rights to protect fashion designs

WIPR is holding a webinar on 8th September at 4pm (BST)/11am ET, where HGF Partner Lee Curtis and Trade Mark Director Rebecca Field will present on ‘A little less ordinary: the …

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Decision of the EBoA regarding G1/21

Oral proceedings by videoconference can be enforced by the EPO during the pandemic On 16 July 2021 the EPO’s Enlarged Board of Appeal (EBoA) decided on referral G 1/21 regarding …

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Event - 29th July 2021

HGF and Shiga webinar: Patenting sports and fitness technology in Europe and Japan

HGF in Europe and Shiga in Japan are holding a joint webinar on 29th July 2021. Fitter, faster, stronger – patenting sports and fitness technology in Europe and Japan Sporting …

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