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How Will Parties Be Represented in Proceedings Before the UPC?

Publications / Dec 24, 2015

Parties can be represented in the Unified Patent Court by any lawyer authorised to practice before a court of a contracting member state, or, alternatively, by European patent attorneys who have obtained the necessary supplementary litigation certificate.

In some EU states European patent attorneys are already active advocates before the relevant patent courts and we may in the future see many European patent attorneys representing parties in UPC proceedings.