The Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office (epi) came into existence pursuant to the European Patent Convention (EPC).
December 09, 2019
Do you like to refresh your EPC knowledge and skills or are you new in the profession? Then start the new year with a 2-day seminar on "Life of a patent" from 23-24 January 2020 in Lisbon. The succesful seminar series on "Life of a patent" is generally composed in four parts. We are starting with the first two parts "Pre-drafting" and "Drafting".
December 06, 2019
Candidates who have already been admitted to the EQE (pre- or main examination) are already registered and therefore do not need to register again even if they have not yet sat an examination paper.
Enrolment to the pre-examination 2021 will only be possible for candidates who have registered by 15 January 2020 at the latest.