The Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office (epi) came into existence pursuant to the European Patent Convention (EPC).
February 13, 2020
Some members have reported problems filing European patent applications and oppositions via Online Filing (eOLF), particularly where no fees are to be paid with the filing.
February 12, 2020
The election shall be by remote e-voting. On 15th January 2020 letters have been sent to all epi Members, containing a personal password from our independent voting service provider, Civica Election Services, allowing you to vote via the election website https://www.cesvotes.com/epi2020. The ballot is open 24 hours a day and closes at 23:59 GMT on 17th February 2020. You must vote by that time for your vote to be included.