The european patent convention
David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
The European Patent Convention (EPC) establishes “a system of law, common to the Contracting States, for the grant of patents for inventions” (article 1) and an organisation, the European Patent Organisation, to administer it. A patent granted under the EPC is called a European patent but takes effect as a bundle of national patents under the laws of the Contracting States in which protection is sought.
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
No categories specified
(categorize this paper)
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library||
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Neethu Rajam, Uk's National Patent Strategies and the Features of its Patent Abuses: Some Scattered Thoughts.
Estelle Derclaye, Should Patent Law Help Cool the Planet? An Inquiry From the Point of View of Environmental Law - Parts I & II.
Baruch A. Brody (2007). Intellectual Property and Biotechnology: The European Debate. Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal 17 (2):69-110.
R. Stephen Crespi (2000). An Analysis of Moral Issues Affecting Patenting Inventions in the Life Sciences: A European Perspective. Science and Engineering Ethics 6 (2):157-180.
Svenja Sethmann & Franz-Joséf Zimmer (2005). The Immoral Gene: Does It Really Exist? Science and Engineering Ethics 11 (1):97-104.
Added to index2009-12-22
Total downloads5 ( #234,882 of 1,100,037 )
Recent downloads (6 months)0
How can I increase my downloads?