What you approve is what you get

Acting as European patent attorneys on behalf of our clients, we appreciate the importance of carefully studying and understanding the content of all communications of the European Patent Office (EPO) sent to us as representatives of our clients.

A recent decision from the EPO underlines the importance of our responsibility, also in cases in which the EPO made the error. The decision relates to a case in which a patent was issued, but without any drawings. The applicant did not address this error in due time, and therefore, the error could not be corrected.

Read the full story written by Marianne Johansen.