Staff Unions initiate summary proceedings against EPO once again
Amsterdam, 29 June 2016 – The Staff Union of the European Patent Office, SUEPO, and its branch in The Hague, VEOB, initiate summary proceedings against the European Patent Organization (EPO) once again. The court hearing will take place on Friday 15 July 2016 at 9 AM at the district court of The Hague.
Read the press release here.
Annex (in Dutch)
- No jurisdictional immunity for the European Patent Organization
- Staff unions win appeal against the European Patent Organization on most counts
- Coverstory (in Dutch): EPO: bastion of tyranny and fear