Policy Papers

Total Documents: 9

This part of the site is up-to-date from 2004; relevant position papers prior to then are obtainable from the Secretariat.

Draft agreement on a Unified Patent Court and draft Statute

Document No: PP 15/11 Posted: 22 September 2011

Statement in support of the "principles paper” prepared by a sub-group of the European Patent Reform Consultation Group constituted by the IPO, urging that the text of the agreement on a Unified Patent Court and draft Statute requires amendment

Development of a PCT third party observations system

Document No: PP 7/11 Posted: 29 March 2011

Response to WIPO Circular C. PCT 1288 containing proposals as to the details of how the International Bureau intends to implement a Third Party Observation System system under the PCT

Database directive: March 2005

Document No: PP 12/05 Posted: 01 January 2007

Letter March 2005 to UKPO on ECJ ruling in BRB v William Hill re: database right.