EPO Implements New Examination Guidelines
November 1, 2014
The EPO has implemented new Guidelines for Examination, which are based on recent decisions by the EPO Boards of Appeal. The changes will likely have a mixed impact on patent applicants – some changes will make it more difficult to get claims through the EPO, while others will make it easier. See here
for a more detailed summary. See here
for a link to the current and complete set of EPO Guidelines.