Unified Patent Court

It’s been a long time coming but it looks as if the Unified Patent Court (UPC) and Unitary Patents (UP) will soon come into effect. Get up to speed with everything you need to know to be prepared for UPC and UP.


EIP is delighted to participate in the MOVE 2022 mobility event. At EIP we help protect the inventions of those involved in disruptive technology and innovation which aims to reduce the environmental impact of modes of transport. Read more about how patents can play a part in cleaner mobility.


Loonshot in Surgical Robotics - Patent Landscape Analysis

Loonshot = an idea that’s not just big, it seems mad to even try - Safi Bahcall Robot-assisted surgery is a hot area in Medtech. The number of patent filings in robotic surgery system (patent classification A61B/34) has been increasing drastically sin...

G1/22 & G2/22: Entitlement to priority

Background As shown by the figure above, the applications in question are European stage of an application under the Patent Cooperation treaty (PCT) and its divisional applications. These applications claim priority from a priority application which li...


EIP celebrate another win at Managing IP EMEA Awards

EIP is delighted to have won an award at the prestigious Managing IP Awards EMEA – European Firm of the Year - Patent Contentious (Patent & Trademark Attorney Firms). The Managing IP Awards recognise remarkable achievements by firms and individual...