It seems that the Board of Appeal of the European Patent Organization decided that plants that are produced according to essentially biological processes are still patentable in contrast with the recently amended European Patent Convention... Read the complete article
The opposition division of the European Patent Office (EPO) has decided on 30-10-2018 to revoke the patent EP 1 597 965 B1 - "Broccoli type adapted for ease of harvest".
A basis for the decision of the opposition division is Rule... Read the complete article
The lower electricity requirements of LEDs promise a smaller energy bill for all consumers as well as a reduced CO2 output for our environment.
As of September 1st 2018, stores in the EU are no longer allowed to stock up on energy-... Read the complete article