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Romania Joins the UPCA

Romania Joins the UPCA

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De Clercq & Partners Celebrates Gold Ranking in IAM Patent 1000 for Leading Belgian Patent Prosecution Firm and Bronze in Europe for EPO Prosecution

De Clercq & Partners Celebrates Gold Ranking in IAM Patent 1000 for Leading Belgian Patent Prosecution Firm and Bronze in Europe for EPO Prosecution

Read more | De Clercq & Partners Celebrates Gold Ranking in IAM Patent 1000 for Leading Belgian Patent Prosecution Firm and Bronze in Europe for EPO Prosecution
De Clercq & Partners Celebrates MIP IP Star Listings for 2024

De Clercq & Partners Celebrates MIP IP Star Listings for 2024

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Sven Bogaerts Earns "European Patent Litigator" Title After Completing CEIPI's Program

Sven Bogaerts Earns "European Patent Litigator" Title After Completing CEIPI's Program

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De Clercq & Partners named in list of recommended firms by MIP

De Clercq & Partners named in list of recommended firms by MIP

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De Clercq & Partners Wins Opposition Procedure Firm of the Year at LMG Life Sciences EMEA Awards!

De Clercq & Partners Wins Opposition Procedure Firm of the Year at LMG Life Sciences EMEA Awards!

Read more | De Clercq & Partners Wins Opposition Procedure Firm of the Year at LMG Life Sciences EMEA Awards!
Cloudy with a chance of patents: Vaping device prompts Enlarged Board of Appeal referral on using description to interpret claims

Cloudy with a chance of patents: Vaping device prompts Enlarged Board of Appeal referral on using description to interpret claims

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Congratulations to Verónica Rojas De La Parra: Graduate of Fondazione Politecnico di Milano's European Patent Litigator Program!

Congratulations to Verónica Rojas De La Parra: Graduate of Fondazione Politecnico di Milano's European Patent Litigator Program!

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De Clercq & Partners awarded as Benelux Patent Firm of the Year by MIP!
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De Clercq & Partners awarded as Benelux Patent Firm of the Year by MIP!

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Flying high: 2023's record patent applications signal innovation boom

Flying high: 2023's record patent applications signal innovation boom

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Grace period not always the saving grace

Grace period not always the saving grace

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Congratulations to Robrecht Dumarey, Jeff Gyi, and Delphine Debruyne: Graduates of Fondazione Politecnico di Milano's European Patent Litigator Program!

Congratulations to Robrecht Dumarey, Jeff Gyi, and Delphine Debruyne: Graduates of Fondazione Politecnico di Milano's European Patent Litigator Program!

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Meet De Clercq & Partners at INTA 2024

Meet De Clercq & Partners at INTA 2024

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EPO clarifies implementation of new European Qualifying Exam

EPO clarifies implementation of new European Qualifying Exam

Read more | EPO clarifies implementation of new European Qualifying Exam
Changes in Requirements for Recording Transfers and Licensing Transactions of European Patent Applications

Changes in Requirements for Recording Transfers and Licensing Transactions of European Patent Applications

Read more | Changes in Requirements for Recording Transfers and Licensing Transactions of European Patent Applications
Guidelines amended to clarify the practice relating to the novelty assessment of selection inventions

Guidelines amended to clarify the practice relating to the novelty assessment of selection inventions

Read more | Guidelines amended to clarify the practice relating to the novelty assessment of selection inventions
EPO rules that Broad Institute’s CRISPR patent priority is valid

EPO rules that Broad Institute’s CRISPR patent priority is valid

Read more | EPO rules that Broad Institute’s CRISPR patent priority is valid
UNITARY PATENTS – A NUMERICAL JOURNEY IN THE EUROPEAN PATENT LANDSCAPE

UNITARY PATENTS – A NUMERICAL JOURNEY IN THE EUROPEAN PATENT LANDSCAPE

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Epi position paper on ban on patents on NGT plants

Epi position paper on ban on patents on NGT plants

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A sneak preview on the new EPO Guidelines for Examination 2024

A sneak preview on the new EPO Guidelines for Examination 2024

Read more | A sneak preview on the new EPO Guidelines for Examination 2024
Attention: 2024 SMEs Fund now open!

Attention: 2024 SMEs Fund now open!

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Our warmest wishes for an auspicious Year of the Dragon!
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Our warmest wishes for an auspicious Year of the Dragon!

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De Clercq & Partners listed once more in the WTR 1000 Guide
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De Clercq & Partners listed once more in the WTR 1000 Guide

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“New Genomic Techniques: Members of European Parliament back rules to support green transition of farmers”... but puts a ban on patents on NGT plants...
  • IP news

“New Genomic Techniques: Members of European Parliament back rules to support green transition of farmers”... but puts a ban on patents on NGT plants...

Read more | “New Genomic Techniques: Members of European Parliament back rules to support green transition of farmers”... but puts a ban on patents on NGT plants...
EPO greenlights revamp of European Qualifying Exam
  • IP news

EPO greenlights revamp of European Qualifying Exam

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Fees in the spotlight at the EPO
  • IP news

Fees in the spotlight at the EPO

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European Parliament to vote on a proposal on plants obtained by New Genomic Techniques (NGT) which impacts the patenting of plants.
  • IP news

European Parliament to vote on a proposal on plants obtained by New Genomic Techniques (NGT) which impacts the patenting of plants.

Read more | European Parliament to vote on a proposal on plants obtained by New Genomic Techniques (NGT) which impacts the patenting of plants.
Wiebeke De Wachter and Nathalie Gailliaert graduated as Certified Benelux Trademark and Design Attorneys!
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Wiebeke De Wachter and Nathalie Gailliaert graduated as Certified Benelux Trademark and Design Attorneys!

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Weight is over! EPO publishes results of the European Patent Administration Certification Exam
  • IP news

Weight is over! EPO publishes results of the European Patent Administration Certification Exam

Read more | Weight is over! EPO publishes results of the European Patent Administration Certification Exam
Bringing US Medical device claims to Europe
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Bringing US Medical device claims to Europe

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Meet De Clercq & Partners at the AIPPI Spring Meeting in Madrid 2024
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Meet De Clercq & Partners at the AIPPI Spring Meeting in Madrid 2024

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Validation of European patents in Georgia (GE)
  • IP news

Validation of European patents in Georgia (GE)

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The Transfer of Ownership of Intellectual Property Rights in the EU.
  • IP news

The Transfer of Ownership of Intellectual Property Rights in the EU.

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Rejects of Requests for Unitary Effect – What can we learn?
  • IP news

Rejects of Requests for Unitary Effect – What can we learn?

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Happy New Year from De Clercq & Partners!
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Happy New Year from De Clercq & Partners!

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From cycling star to rally pilot: Tom Boonen’s thrilling gear shift
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From cycling star to rally pilot: Tom Boonen’s thrilling gear shift

Read more | From cycling star to rally pilot: Tom Boonen’s thrilling gear shift
Schakelen met Tom Boonen: Van wielrenner tot rallypiloot
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Schakelen met Tom Boonen: Van wielrenner tot rallypiloot

Read more | Schakelen met Tom Boonen: Van wielrenner tot rallypiloot
Effective Trademark Portfolio Management written by Tom Liessens and Thomas Baudewijn in Latest BMM Bulletin
  • IP news

Effective Trademark Portfolio Management written by Tom Liessens and Thomas Baudewijn in Latest BMM Bulletin

Read more | Effective Trademark Portfolio Management written by Tom Liessens and Thomas Baudewijn in Latest BMM Bulletin
Amendments to the rules of procedure of the boards of appeal enter into force on 1st january 2024 which aim at reducing duration of appeal proceedings
  • IP news

Amendments to the rules of procedure of the boards of appeal enter into force on 1st january 2024 which aim at reducing duration of appeal proceedings

Read more | Amendments to the rules of procedure of the boards of appeal enter into force on 1st january 2024 which aim at reducing duration of appeal proceedings
A big congratulations to Laura Ameel and Fabian Temmerman for successfully passing the 2023 EPAC (European Patent Administration Certification) exam!
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A big congratulations to Laura Ameel and Fabian Temmerman for successfully passing the 2023 EPAC (European Patent Administration Certification) exam!

Read more | A big congratulations to Laura Ameel and Fabian Temmerman for successfully passing the 2023 EPAC (European Patent Administration Certification) exam!
Neuralink - Exploring the patent strategy of a high growth Medical Technology Startup
  • IP news

Neuralink - Exploring the patent strategy of a high growth Medical Technology Startup

Read more | Neuralink - Exploring the patent strategy of a high growth Medical Technology Startup
UK Supreme Court Affirms Human Inventorship as well as a Correct chain of Transfer in Landmark Decision on AI Patents
  • IP news

UK Supreme Court Affirms Human Inventorship as well as a Correct chain of Transfer in Landmark Decision on AI Patents

Read more | UK Supreme Court Affirms Human Inventorship as well as a Correct chain of Transfer in Landmark Decision on AI Patents
Season's Greetings from De Clercq & Partners!

Season's Greetings from De Clercq & Partners!

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De Clercq & Partners teaching at the European Patent Rights and Patent Practice Course organized by ie-net.
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De Clercq & Partners teaching at the European Patent Rights and Patent Practice Course organized by ie-net.

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De Clercq & Partners to Lead Session on Building a Strong IP Portfolio at Health Investor Summit in Bruges!
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De Clercq & Partners to Lead Session on Building a Strong IP Portfolio at Health Investor Summit in Bruges!

Read more | De Clercq & Partners to Lead Session on Building a Strong IP Portfolio at Health Investor Summit in Bruges!
The "Order to Preserve Evidence” at the UPC: Leveraging Belgian Saisie Expertise
  • IP news
  • UP & UPC

The "Order to Preserve Evidence” at the UPC: Leveraging Belgian Saisie Expertise

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Visiting and speaking at the annual AIPPI Study Day!
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Visiting and speaking at the annual AIPPI Study Day!

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Ann De Clercq & Liesbet Paemen named again as IAM Global Leader 2024!
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Ann De Clercq & Liesbet Paemen named again as IAM Global Leader 2024!

Read more | Ann De Clercq & Liesbet Paemen named again as IAM Global Leader 2024!
The new Belgian Research Exemption: harmonized… but not completely
  • IP news

The new Belgian Research Exemption: harmonized… but not completely

Read more | The new Belgian Research Exemption: harmonized… but not completely
Save the Date for the De Clercq & Partners Annual Intellectual Property Seminar!
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Save the Date for the De Clercq & Partners Annual Intellectual Property Seminar!

Read more | Save the Date for the De Clercq & Partners Annual Intellectual Property Seminar!
De Clercq & Partners Professionals Assume Key Roles in epi Committees for 2023-2026 Term
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De Clercq & Partners Professionals Assume Key Roles in epi Committees for 2023-2026 Term

Read more | De Clercq & Partners Professionals Assume Key Roles in epi Committees for 2023-2026 Term
De Gustibus et Coloribus… Why Colour  names are (not) refused registration
  • IP news

De Gustibus et Coloribus… Why Colour names are (not) refused registration

Read more | De Gustibus et Coloribus… Why Colour names are (not) refused registration
Transitional regime for divisional patent applications with sequence listings – advance copy of the Notice from the EPO explains the new practice
  • IP news

Transitional regime for divisional patent applications with sequence listings – advance copy of the Notice from the EPO explains the new practice

Read more | Transitional regime for divisional patent applications with sequence listings – advance copy of the Notice from the EPO explains the new practice
Meet us at BIO Europe!
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Meet us at BIO Europe!

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De Clercq & Partners Named 'Patent Attorney Firm of the Year in Belgium' at Global IP Awards
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De Clercq & Partners Named 'Patent Attorney Firm of the Year in Belgium' at Global IP Awards

Read more | De Clercq & Partners Named 'Patent Attorney Firm of the Year in Belgium' at Global IP Awards
Read now our October newsletter here!
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Read now our October newsletter here!

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Inaugural months of the UP/UPC: analysis of early activity
  • UP & UPC

Inaugural months of the UP/UPC: analysis of early activity

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ST.26 Sequence Listings practice of the EPO and new safeguards in transition for divisionals
  • IP news

ST.26 Sequence Listings practice of the EPO and new safeguards in transition for divisionals

Read more | ST.26 Sequence Listings practice of the EPO and new safeguards in transition for divisionals
Decision G 1/22 and G 2/22 of the Enlarged Board of Appeal
  • IP news

Decision G 1/22 and G 2/22 of the Enlarged Board of Appeal

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Join our IP Café on November 14 in Sint-Martens-Latem!
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Join our IP Café on November 14 in Sint-Martens-Latem!

Read more | Join our IP Café on November 14 in Sint-Martens-Latem!
So long 10-Day Rule: Digital age heralds end of extra time
  • IP news

So long 10-Day Rule: Digital age heralds end of extra time

Read more | So long 10-Day Rule: Digital age heralds end of extra time
Team members awarded again by MIP!
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Team members awarded again by MIP!

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Koen Vanhalst Recognized Among World's Leading IP Strategists for 2023
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Koen Vanhalst Recognized Among World's Leading IP Strategists for 2023

Read more | Koen Vanhalst Recognized Among World's Leading IP Strategists for 2023
What’s in a name? Can first and last names be registered as a trademark?
  • IP news

What’s in a name? Can first and last names be registered as a trademark?

Read more | What’s in a name? Can first and last names be registered as a trademark?
AI Tools for innovators: Can ChatGPT Replace Your Patent Attorney?
  • IP news

AI Tools for innovators: Can ChatGPT Replace Your Patent Attorney?

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Patent protection for new medical uses of known materials before the European Patent Office: it’s all about the technical reality
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Patent protection for new medical uses of known materials before the European Patent Office: it’s all about the technical reality

Read more | Patent protection for new medical uses of known materials before the European Patent Office: it’s all about the technical reality
Celebrating 50 years of the European Patent Convention: How time flies when you are having fun!
  • IP news

Celebrating 50 years of the European Patent Convention: How time flies when you are having fun!

Read more | Celebrating 50 years of the European Patent Convention: How time flies when you are having fun!
Introducing Maud Verheyleweghen: Our Newest Team Member!
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Introducing Maud Verheyleweghen: Our Newest Team Member!

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Join De Clercq & Partners at BioWin Day 2023: Exploring the Latest in Intellectual Property
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Join De Clercq & Partners at BioWin Day 2023: Exploring the Latest in Intellectual Property

Read more | Join De Clercq & Partners at BioWin Day 2023: Exploring the Latest in Intellectual Property
Intellectual property in the gaming industry
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Intellectual property in the gaming industry

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Potential referral to Enlarged Board of Appeal on the requirement of description amendments: Is there really a legal basis?
  • IP news

Potential referral to Enlarged Board of Appeal on the requirement of description amendments: Is there really a legal basis?

Read more | Potential referral to Enlarged Board of Appeal on the requirement of description amendments: Is there really a legal basis?
Meet De Clercq & Partners at AIPPI Istanbul 2023: Discussing the Latest European IP Developments with Our Experts
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Meet De Clercq & Partners at AIPPI Istanbul 2023: Discussing the Latest European IP Developments with Our Experts

Read more | Meet De Clercq & Partners at AIPPI Istanbul 2023: Discussing the Latest European IP Developments with Our Experts
MIP ranks De Clercq & Partners in the highest tier once more in Patent Prosecution!
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MIP ranks De Clercq & Partners in the highest tier once more in Patent Prosecution!

Read more | MIP ranks De Clercq & Partners in the highest tier once more in Patent Prosecution!
Relive our day at the Love Tomorrow Conference!
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Relive our day at the Love Tomorrow Conference!

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de clercq & partners welcomes Emily Van Mulders!
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de clercq & partners welcomes Emily Van Mulders!

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Our July newsletter is out!
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Our July newsletter is out!

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Celebrating Success: Kris Pappaert and Jacek Kepa Graduate from Maastricht University Faculty of Law!
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Celebrating Success: Kris Pappaert and Jacek Kepa Graduate from Maastricht University Faculty of Law!

Read more | Celebrating Success: Kris Pappaert and Jacek Kepa Graduate from Maastricht University Faculty of Law!
European Patent Litigators at De Clercq & Partners and the need of mixed teams for cases at the Unified Patent Court
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European Patent Litigators at De Clercq & Partners and the need of mixed teams for cases at the Unified Patent Court

Read more | European Patent Litigators at De Clercq & Partners and the need of mixed teams for cases at the Unified Patent Court
ST.26 Sequence listings: a one-year celebration?
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ST.26 Sequence listings: a one-year celebration?

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De Clercq & Partners Wins Opposition Procedure Firm of the Year at LMG Life Sciences EMEA Awards!
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De Clercq & Partners Wins Opposition Procedure Firm of the Year at LMG Life Sciences EMEA Awards!

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Upcycling Fashion and Intellectual Property: Navigating Complexities
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Upcycling Fashion and Intellectual Property: Navigating Complexities

Read more | Upcycling Fashion and Intellectual Property: Navigating Complexities
ENVIRONMENTAL CLAIMS IN A TRADEMARK ENVIRONMENT – NEW STANDARDS PROPOSED BY EU COMMISSION PUT YOUR TRADEMARKS AT RISK

ENVIRONMENTAL CLAIMS IN A TRADEMARK ENVIRONMENT – NEW STANDARDS PROPOSED BY EU COMMISSION PUT YOUR TRADEMARKS AT RISK

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Prior Use: To Be or Not to Be? That is the million-dollar question for the Board.
  • IP news

Prior Use: To Be or Not to Be? That is the million-dollar question for the Board.

Read more | Prior Use: To Be or Not to Be? That is the million-dollar question for the Board.
Description amendments: from a lenient approach to a heavy burden for applicants and their representatives
  • IP news

Description amendments: from a lenient approach to a heavy burden for applicants and their representatives

Read more | Description amendments: from a lenient approach to a heavy burden for applicants and their representatives
New graduates from fondazione politecnico di milano's european patent litigator program
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New graduates from fondazione politecnico di milano's european patent litigator program

Read more | New graduates from fondazione politecnico di milano's european patent litigator program
Milan scores! New section to join Unified Patent Court line up
  • UP & UPC

Milan scores! New section to join Unified Patent Court line up

Read more | Milan scores! New section to join Unified Patent Court line up
De Clercq & Partners Presents DCPELOTON: Uniting Cycling Enthusiasts in the IP World for Unforgettable Networking and Fun in Flanders
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De Clercq & Partners Presents DCPELOTON: Uniting Cycling Enthusiasts in the IP World for Unforgettable Networking and Fun in Flanders

Read more | De Clercq & Partners Presents DCPELOTON: Uniting Cycling Enthusiasts in the IP World for Unforgettable Networking and Fun in Flanders
The Unitary Patent (UP) system and the Unitary Patent Court (UPC) are finally up and running!
  • UP & UPC

The Unitary Patent (UP) system and the Unitary Patent Court (UPC) are finally up and running!

Read more | The Unitary Patent (UP) system and the Unitary Patent Court (UPC) are finally up and running!
Classification of virtual goods and NFTs

Classification of virtual goods and NFTs

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De Clercq & Partners recognized by The Financial Times as one of Europe's Leading Patent Law Firms!
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De Clercq & Partners recognized by The Financial Times as one of Europe's Leading Patent Law Firms!

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De Clercq & Partners Ranked GOLD by IAM 1000 as a Leading Belgian Patent Prosecution Firm
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De Clercq & Partners Ranked GOLD by IAM 1000 as a Leading Belgian Patent Prosecution Firm

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De Clercq & Partners Crowned Belgian Prosecution Firm of the Year 2023 at the Managing IP Awards
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De Clercq & Partners Crowned Belgian Prosecution Firm of the Year 2023 at the Managing IP Awards

Read more | De Clercq & Partners Crowned Belgian Prosecution Firm of the Year 2023 at the Managing IP Awards
De Clercq & Partners: Leading Belgian IP Firm in Trademark and Patent Prosecution, Making Waves in the Industry!
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De Clercq & Partners: Leading Belgian IP Firm in Trademark and Patent Prosecution, Making Waves in the Industry!

Read more | De Clercq & Partners: Leading Belgian IP Firm in Trademark and Patent Prosecution, Making Waves in the Industry!
Pieter Gregoir, David Lesthaeghe, and Annelies De Clercq Graduate with Honors from CEIPI's "Patent Litigation in Europe" Program!
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Pieter Gregoir, David Lesthaeghe, and Annelies De Clercq Graduate with Honors from CEIPI's "Patent Litigation in Europe" Program!

Read more | Pieter Gregoir, David Lesthaeghe, and Annelies De Clercq Graduate with Honors from CEIPI's "Patent Litigation in Europe" Program!
De Clercq & Partners Shines Bright in the IP Industry: Recognitions in Various IP Star Lists!
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De Clercq & Partners Shines Bright in the IP Industry: Recognitions in Various IP Star Lists!

Read more | De Clercq & Partners Shines Bright in the IP Industry: Recognitions in Various IP Star Lists!
Congratulations to Sarah Thysen, Caroline Hennin, and Koen Vanhalst on Graduating from Fondazione Politecnico di Milano's European Patent Litigator Program
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Congratulations to Sarah Thysen, Caroline Hennin, and Koen Vanhalst on Graduating from Fondazione Politecnico di Milano's European Patent Litigator Program

Read more | Congratulations to Sarah Thysen, Caroline Hennin, and Koen Vanhalst on Graduating from Fondazione Politecnico di Milano's European Patent Litigator Program
World Champions Ghent Lawyers Football Team now also win Nations Cup in Saint-Tropez!
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World Champions Ghent Lawyers Football Team now also win Nations Cup in Saint-Tropez!

Read more | World Champions Ghent Lawyers Football Team now also win Nations Cup in Saint-Tropez!
The Write Treatment: A Guide to Navigating Medical Device Claims in Europe
  • IP news

The Write Treatment: A Guide to Navigating Medical Device Claims in Europe

Read more | The Write Treatment: A Guide to Navigating Medical Device Claims in Europe
Historische hervorming van het Europees octrooisysteem
  • IP news

Historische hervorming van het Europees octrooisysteem

Read more | Historische hervorming van het Europees octrooisysteem
Historische hervorming van het Europees octrooisysteem
  • UP & UPC

Historische hervorming van het Europees octrooisysteem

Read more | Historische hervorming van het Europees octrooisysteem
Meet us at Knowledge for Growth 2023!
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Meet us at Knowledge for Growth 2023!

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Thank you, Knowledge for Growth 2023!
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Thank you, Knowledge for Growth 2023!

Read more | Thank you, Knowledge for Growth 2023!
Looking back at a tremendous DCP IP Seminar 2023!
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Looking back at a tremendous DCP IP Seminar 2023!

Read more | Looking back at a tremendous DCP IP Seminar 2023!
Oral proceedings in cases G 1/22 and G 2/22 ("Entitlement to priority")
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Oral proceedings in cases G 1/22 and G 2/22 ("Entitlement to priority")

Read more | Oral proceedings in cases G 1/22 and G 2/22 ("Entitlement to priority")
Recorded Webinar on Unitary Patent and the Unified Patent Court Now Available for Viewing!
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Recorded Webinar on Unitary Patent and the Unified Patent Court Now Available for Viewing!

Read more | Recorded Webinar on Unitary Patent and the Unified Patent Court Now Available for Viewing!
De Clercq & Partners Participates in BIO International Convention
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De Clercq & Partners Participates in BIO International Convention

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De Clercq & Partners Receives Nominations for LMG Life Sciences EMEA Life Sciences Awards
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De Clercq & Partners Receives Nominations for LMG Life Sciences EMEA Life Sciences Awards

Read more | De Clercq & Partners Receives Nominations for LMG Life Sciences EMEA Life Sciences Awards
De Clercq & Partners Proudly Sponsors Renson for  Cycling Event in Support of Kom op tegen Kanker
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De Clercq & Partners Proudly Sponsors Renson for Cycling Event in Support of Kom op tegen Kanker

Read more | De Clercq & Partners Proudly Sponsors Renson for Cycling Event in Support of Kom op tegen Kanker
De Clercq & Partners Receives Managing IP Awards 2023 Nominations, Including Kris Pappaert for Practitioner of the Year
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De Clercq & Partners Receives Managing IP Awards 2023 Nominations, Including Kris Pappaert for Practitioner of the Year

Read more | De Clercq & Partners Receives Managing IP Awards 2023 Nominations, Including Kris Pappaert for Practitioner of the Year
REGISTER NOW: Webinar ‘A practical introduction to the Unitary Patent and how to register for it!’
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REGISTER NOW: Webinar ‘A practical introduction to the Unitary Patent and how to register for it!’

Read more | REGISTER NOW: Webinar ‘A practical introduction to the Unitary Patent and how to register for it!’
Reminder: De Clercq & Partners IP Seminar - Friday 26 May 2023
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Reminder: De Clercq & Partners IP Seminar - Friday 26 May 2023

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Ann De Clercq Elected to Board of Institute of Professional Representatives Before The epi
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Ann De Clercq Elected to Board of Institute of Professional Representatives Before The epi

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Ann De Clercq named as Top 250 Women in IP 2023 by MIP
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Ann De Clercq named as Top 250 Women in IP 2023 by MIP

Read more | Ann De Clercq named as Top 250 Women in IP 2023 by MIP
Remarkable trends in patenting: Belgian innovators are filing a record number of patent applications in Europe
  • IP news

Remarkable trends in patenting: Belgian innovators are filing a record number of patent applications in Europe

Read more | Remarkable trends in patenting: Belgian innovators are filing a record number of patent applications in Europe
De Clercq & Partners welcomes Anne-lore Bex!
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De Clercq & Partners welcomes Anne-lore Bex!

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Register now: Webinar on Unitary Patent and the Unified Patent Court: Leveraging Protection of Patents across Europe
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Register now: Webinar on Unitary Patent and the Unified Patent Court: Leveraging Protection of Patents across Europe

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De Clercq & Partners IP Seminar - Friday 26 May 2023
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De Clercq & Partners IP Seminar - Friday 26 May 2023

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Tick-tock, time’s up: EPO says Tschüss to the 10-day rule
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Tick-tock, time’s up: EPO says Tschüss to the 10-day rule

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Join our Trademark Paralegal Team!
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Join our Trademark Paralegal Team!

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Our brochure on UP & UPC is now accessible!
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Our brochure on UP & UPC is now accessible!

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Our brochure on UP & UPC is now accessible!
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Our brochure on UP & UPC is now accessible!

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De Clercq & Partners named in list of recommended firms by MIP
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De Clercq & Partners named in list of recommended firms by MIP

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We are hiring a Patent Paralegal and Communication and Marketing Assistant
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We are hiring a Patent Paralegal and Communication and Marketing Assistant

Read more | We are hiring a Patent Paralegal and Communication and Marketing Assistant
Enlarged board of appeal’s decision on the "plausibility" referral
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Enlarged board of appeal’s decision on the "plausibility" referral

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Een nieuw rechtssysteem voor Europese octrooien: op 1 maart gaat de zon op!
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Een nieuw rechtssysteem voor Europese octrooien: op 1 maart gaat de zon op!

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Een nieuw rechtssysteem voor Europese octrooien: op 1 maart gaat de zon op!
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Een nieuw rechtssysteem voor Europese octrooien: op 1 maart gaat de zon op!

Read more | Een nieuw rechtssysteem voor Europese octrooien: op 1 maart gaat de zon op!
EPO Insight Report: Patent filings go quantum as computing power takes giant leap
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EPO Insight Report: Patent filings go quantum as computing power takes giant leap

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Germany ratifies Agreement on a UPC
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Germany ratifies Agreement on a UPC

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Germany ratifies Agreement on a UPC
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Germany ratifies Agreement on a UPC

Read more | Germany ratifies Agreement on a UPC
EPO official fees increasing only one year after the previous raise
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EPO official fees increasing only one year after the previous raise

Read more | EPO official fees increasing only one year after the previous raise
Fantastic Forty: Moldova invited to join European Patent Convention
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Fantastic Forty: Moldova invited to join European Patent Convention

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De Clercq & Partners welcomes Filip Van Lysebetten!
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De Clercq & Partners welcomes Filip Van Lysebetten!

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De Clercq & Partners features again in the prestigious WTR 1000 Guide
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De Clercq & Partners features again in the prestigious WTR 1000 Guide

Read more | De Clercq & Partners features again in the prestigious WTR 1000 Guide
Preview pending: EPO invites comments on 2023 Guidelines
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Preview pending: EPO invites comments on 2023 Guidelines

Read more | Preview pending: EPO invites comments on 2023 Guidelines
Hot news from the EPO Boards of Appeal
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Hot news from the EPO Boards of Appeal

Read more | Hot news from the EPO Boards of Appeal
Watch now our webinar on Software- and AI-based Innovations
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Watch now our webinar on Software- and AI-based Innovations

Read more | Watch now our webinar on Software- and AI-based Innovations
Ann De Clercq & Liesbet Paemen named as IAM Global Leader 2023!
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Ann De Clercq & Liesbet Paemen named as IAM Global Leader 2023!

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Watch now our webinar 'Getting ready for opt-outs'!
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Watch now our webinar 'Getting ready for opt-outs'!

Read more | Watch now our webinar 'Getting ready for opt-outs'!
De Clercq & Partners welcomes Evi Van Ballaer!
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De Clercq & Partners welcomes Evi Van Ballaer!

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We wish you a happy holiday break and a sparkling New Year!
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We wish you a happy holiday break and a sparkling New Year!

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We are hiring a European Patent Attorney Chemistry!
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We are hiring a European Patent Attorney Chemistry!

Read more | We are hiring a European Patent Attorney Chemistry!
Breaking News: Two month delay for the Unified Patent Court
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Breaking News: Two month delay for the Unified Patent Court

Read more | Breaking News: Two month delay for the Unified Patent Court
Breaking News: Two month delay for the Unified Patent Court
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Breaking News: Two month delay for the Unified Patent Court

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WEBINAR: Getting ready for opt-outs!
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WEBINAR: Getting ready for opt-outs!

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Hot news from the EPO
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Hot news from the EPO

Read more | Hot news from the EPO
We're hiring a Patent Paralegal
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We're hiring a Patent Paralegal

Read more | We're hiring a Patent Paralegal
EPO transitional measures will start on January 1, 2023
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EPO transitional measures will start on January 1, 2023

Read more | EPO transitional measures will start on January 1, 2023
EPO transitional measures will start on January 1, 2023
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EPO transitional measures will start on January 1, 2023

Read more | EPO transitional measures will start on January 1, 2023
Considering the Unitary Patent?
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Considering the Unitary Patent?

Read more | Considering the Unitary Patent?
Considering the Unitary Patent?
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Considering the Unitary Patent?

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Getting ready for opt-outs!
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Getting ready for opt-outs!

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Getting ready for opt-outs!
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Getting ready for opt-outs!

Read more | Getting ready for opt-outs!
Enlarged Board of Appeal’s preliminary opinion on plausibility
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Enlarged Board of Appeal’s preliminary opinion on plausibility

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SAVE THE DATE: May 26, 2023 - De Clercq & Partners IP Seminar
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SAVE THE DATE: May 26, 2023 - De Clercq & Partners IP Seminar

Read more | SAVE THE DATE: May 26, 2023 - De Clercq & Partners IP Seminar
EPO 10 day Rule to be abolished

EPO 10 day Rule to be abolished

Read more | EPO 10 day Rule to be abolished
The European Patent Organisation welcomes Montenegro as the 39th contracting state
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The European Patent Organisation welcomes Montenegro as the 39th contracting state

Read more | The European Patent Organisation welcomes Montenegro as the 39th contracting state
Latest state of play in view of the launch of the Unified Patent Court
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Latest state of play in view of the launch of the Unified Patent Court

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latest state of play in view of the launch of the unified patent court
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latest state of play in view of the launch of the unified patent court

Read more | latest state of play in view of the launch of the unified patent court
David Lesthaeghe features again in Managing IP Rising Stars 2022!
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David Lesthaeghe features again in Managing IP Rising Stars 2022!

Read more | David Lesthaeghe features again in Managing IP Rising Stars 2022!
We are hiring a European Patent Attorney!
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We are hiring a European Patent Attorney!

Read more | We are hiring a European Patent Attorney!
De Clercq & Partners named by IAM in golden rank for Belgian patent prosecution firms
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De Clercq & Partners named by IAM in golden rank for Belgian patent prosecution firms

Read more | De Clercq & Partners named by IAM in golden rank for Belgian patent prosecution firms
MIP recognizes De Clercq & Partners as Top Tier in Patent Prosecution
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MIP recognizes De Clercq & Partners as Top Tier in Patent Prosecution

Read more | MIP recognizes De Clercq & Partners as Top Tier in Patent Prosecution
Looking back at a delightful Intellectual Property Seminar!
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Looking back at a delightful Intellectual Property Seminar!

Read more | Looking back at a delightful Intellectual Property Seminar!
De Clercq & Partners awarded for 'Best IP Advisor in the Benelux'
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De Clercq & Partners awarded for 'Best IP Advisor in the Benelux'

Read more | De Clercq & Partners awarded for 'Best IP Advisor in the Benelux'
MIP Belgium Prosecution Firm of the Year 2022!
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MIP Belgium Prosecution Firm of the Year 2022!

Read more | MIP Belgium Prosecution Firm of the Year 2022!
Managing IP Again Names Ann De Clercq Among “Top 250 Women in IP” Worldwide
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Managing IP Again Names Ann De Clercq Among “Top 250 Women in IP” Worldwide

Read more | Managing IP Again Names Ann De Clercq Among “Top 250 Women in IP” Worldwide
Ann De Clercq and Joost Muylle appear again in IP Stars individual rankings of MIP
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Ann De Clercq and Joost Muylle appear again in IP Stars individual rankings of MIP

Read more | Ann De Clercq and Joost Muylle appear again in IP Stars individual rankings of MIP
Opposition Procedure Firm of the Year 2022
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Opposition Procedure Firm of the Year 2022

Read more | Opposition Procedure Firm of the Year 2022
Formal Entitlement to Priority: Board of Appeal 3.3.04 refers questions to the Enlarged Board of Appeal (G1/22 and G2/22)

Formal Entitlement to Priority: Board of Appeal 3.3.04 refers questions to the Enlarged Board of Appeal (G1/22 and G2/22)

Read more | Formal Entitlement to Priority: Board of Appeal 3.3.04 refers questions to the Enlarged Board of Appeal (G1/22 and G2/22)
Essencia presents Workshop Octrooicel Module 2: Digitale processen en IE-uitdagingen
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Essencia presents Workshop Octrooicel Module 2: Digitale processen en IE-uitdagingen

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Shortlisted for this year’s LMG Life Science EMEA awards!
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Shortlisted for this year’s LMG Life Science EMEA awards!

Read more | Shortlisted for this year’s LMG Life Science EMEA awards!
INVENTIVE STEP - POST-FILED EVIDENCE AND PLAUSIBILITY AT THE EPO (G2/21)

INVENTIVE STEP - POST-FILED EVIDENCE AND PLAUSIBILITY AT THE EPO (G2/21)

Read more | INVENTIVE STEP - POST-FILED EVIDENCE AND PLAUSIBILITY AT THE EPO (G2/21)
De Clercq & Partners proudly contributes in new Advanced Master in Biotech & MedTech Ventures
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De Clercq & Partners proudly contributes in new Advanced Master in Biotech & MedTech Ventures

Read more | De Clercq & Partners proudly contributes in new Advanced Master in Biotech & MedTech Ventures
MIP IP STARS highly recommends De Clercq & Partners for Trademark Prosecution
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MIP IP STARS highly recommends De Clercq & Partners for Trademark Prosecution

Read more | MIP IP STARS highly recommends De Clercq & Partners for Trademark Prosecution
EPO measures to facilitate the introduction of the Unitary Patent system

EPO measures to facilitate the introduction of the Unitary Patent system

Read more | EPO measures to facilitate the introduction of the Unitary Patent system
EPO measures to facilitate the introduction of the Unitary Patent system

EPO measures to facilitate the introduction of the Unitary Patent system

Read more | EPO measures to facilitate the introduction of the Unitary Patent system
Overview of the Unitary patent protection and the Unified Patent Court

Overview of the Unitary patent protection and the Unified Patent Court

Read more | Overview of the Unitary patent protection and the Unified Patent Court
Overview of the Unitary patent protection and the Unified Patent Court

Overview of the Unitary patent protection and the Unified Patent Court

Read more | Overview of the Unitary patent protection and the Unified Patent Court
De Clercq & Partners features again in the renowned WTR 1000 Guide
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De Clercq & Partners features again in the renowned WTR 1000 Guide

Read more | De Clercq & Partners features again in the renowned WTR 1000 Guide
Teaching at TAP BioBusiness 2021-2022
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Teaching at TAP BioBusiness 2021-2022

Read more | Teaching at TAP BioBusiness 2021-2022
Unified Patent Court: preparatory work begins

Unified Patent Court: preparatory work begins

Read more | Unified Patent Court: preparatory work begins
Unified Patent Court: preparatory work begins

Unified Patent Court: preparatory work begins

Read more | Unified Patent Court: preparatory work begins
Happy holidays and a prosperous 2022!

Happy holidays and a prosperous 2022!

Read more | Happy holidays and a prosperous 2022!
IAM Global Leaders 2022 announced
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IAM Global Leaders 2022 announced

Read more | IAM Global Leaders 2022 announced
De Clercq & Partners joins LifetecZONe network
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De Clercq & Partners joins LifetecZONe network

Read more | De Clercq & Partners joins LifetecZONe network
Post-filed data at the EPO: quo vadis?

Post-filed data at the EPO: quo vadis?

Read more | Post-filed data at the EPO: quo vadis?
David Lesthaeghe named MIP Rising Star for the second year in a row

David Lesthaeghe named MIP Rising Star for the second year in a row

Read more | David Lesthaeghe named MIP Rising Star for the second year in a row
IAM highly recommends De Clercq & Partners for patent prosecution

IAM highly recommends De Clercq & Partners for patent prosecution

Read more | IAM highly recommends De Clercq & Partners for patent prosecution
Leaders League and MIP bring good news for De Clercq & Partners
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Leaders League and MIP bring good news for De Clercq & Partners

Read more | Leaders League and MIP bring good news for De Clercq & Partners
G4/19 decision: prohibition of double patenting under the EPC

G4/19 decision: prohibition of double patenting under the EPC

Read more | G4/19 decision: prohibition of double patenting under the EPC
Financial Times awards De Clercq & Partners as one of Europe's Leading Patent Law Firms

Financial Times awards De Clercq & Partners as one of Europe's Leading Patent Law Firms

Read more | Financial Times awards De Clercq & Partners as one of Europe's Leading Patent Law Firms
The “Patent Waiver” story on Covid-19 vaccines
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The “Patent Waiver” story on Covid-19 vaccines

Read more | The “Patent Waiver” story on Covid-19 vaccines
Sarah Thysen qualifies as Belgian Patent Attorney

Sarah Thysen qualifies as Belgian Patent Attorney

Read more | Sarah Thysen qualifies as Belgian Patent Attorney
Enlarged Board reads the crowd: G1/19 and Inventive Step of computer simulations

Enlarged Board reads the crowd: G1/19 and Inventive Step of computer simulations

Read more | Enlarged Board reads the crowd: G1/19 and Inventive Step of computer simulations
Sequence listings under WIPO Standard ST.26

Sequence listings under WIPO Standard ST.26

Read more | Sequence listings under WIPO Standard ST.26
Antibody patenting at the EPO

Antibody patenting at the EPO

Read more | Antibody patenting at the EPO
EUIPO member states agree on common practice regarding confidential evidence in trademark proceedings
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EUIPO member states agree on common practice regarding confidential evidence in trademark proceedings

Read more | EUIPO member states agree on common practice regarding confidential evidence in trademark proceedings
E-mail address required for international trademark registrations

E-mail address required for international trademark registrations

Read more | E-mail address required for international trademark registrations
WTR 1000 recommends De Clercq & Partners
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WTR 1000 recommends De Clercq & Partners

Read more | WTR 1000 recommends De Clercq & Partners
Beware of fraudulent invoices

Beware of fraudulent invoices

Read more | Beware of fraudulent invoices
No flowers, no tears
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No flowers, no tears

Read more | No flowers, no tears
How Brexit affects your trademarks and designs

How Brexit affects your trademarks and designs

Read more | How Brexit affects your trademarks and designs
Ann De Clercq named Global Leader by IAM Strategy 300
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Ann De Clercq named Global Leader by IAM Strategy 300

Read more | Ann De Clercq named Global Leader by IAM Strategy 300
Welcome to the team, Lieve!

Welcome to the team, Lieve!

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Holiday closing dates
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Holiday closing dates

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Holiday closing dates
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Holiday closing dates

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IAM Global Leaders 2021 announced

IAM Global Leaders 2021 announced

Read more | IAM Global Leaders 2021 announced
No red face for Ferrari in non-use challenges to its Testarossa trademarks
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No red face for Ferrari in non-use challenges to its Testarossa trademarks

Read more | No red face for Ferrari in non-use challenges to its Testarossa trademarks
COVID-19 update

COVID-19 update

Read more | COVID-19 update
Modification and extension of the Pilot Project for conducting oral proceedings by videoconference before Opposition Divisions in 2021

Modification and extension of the Pilot Project for conducting oral proceedings by videoconference before Opposition Divisions in 2021

Read more | Modification and extension of the Pilot Project for conducting oral proceedings by videoconference before Opposition Divisions in 2021
The Boards of Appeal reassess oral proceedings measures adopted due to the pandemic

The Boards of Appeal reassess oral proceedings measures adopted due to the pandemic

Read more | The Boards of Appeal reassess oral proceedings measures adopted due to the pandemic
Artificial Intelligence as Inventor

Artificial Intelligence as Inventor

Read more | Artificial Intelligence as Inventor
Fighting coronavirus – how the EPO is assisting innovation in technologies useful to combat COVID-19

Fighting coronavirus – how the EPO is assisting innovation in technologies useful to combat COVID-19

Read more | Fighting coronavirus – how the EPO is assisting innovation in technologies useful to combat COVID-19
David Lesthaeghe named MIP Rising Star
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David Lesthaeghe named MIP Rising Star

Read more | David Lesthaeghe named MIP Rising Star
EPO to conduct oral proceedings in opposition by videoconference

EPO to conduct oral proceedings in opposition by videoconference

Read more | EPO to conduct oral proceedings in opposition by videoconference
EPO further postpones opposition hearings until end of 2020

EPO further postpones opposition hearings until end of 2020

Read more | EPO further postpones opposition hearings until end of 2020
Research & Development from a tax perspective

Research & Development from a tax perspective

Read more | Research & Development from a tax perspective
Tier 1 ranking for Patent Prosecution in Belgium!

Tier 1 ranking for Patent Prosecution in Belgium!

Read more | Tier 1 ranking for Patent Prosecution in Belgium!
De Clercq & Partners highly recommended by IAM and the Financial Times!
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De Clercq & Partners highly recommended by IAM and the Financial Times!

Read more | De Clercq & Partners highly recommended by IAM and the Financial Times!
WEBINAR - Lift off! The IP-space race in a time of change
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WEBINAR - Lift off! The IP-space race in a time of change

Read more | WEBINAR - Lift off! The IP-space race in a time of change
Video: patentability of software and Artifical Intelligence

Video: patentability of software and Artifical Intelligence

Read more | Video: patentability of software and Artifical Intelligence
MIP reveals 2020 rankings for Trademark Prosecution firms
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MIP reveals 2020 rankings for Trademark Prosecution firms

Read more | MIP reveals 2020 rankings for Trademark Prosecution firms
WEBINAR - Protect your trademark: use it, don't lose it!
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WEBINAR - Protect your trademark: use it, don't lose it!

Read more | WEBINAR - Protect your trademark: use it, don't lose it!
MIP publishes IP Star individual rankings for 2020!
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MIP publishes IP Star individual rankings for 2020!

Read more | MIP publishes IP Star individual rankings for 2020!
EUIPO warns against scam payment requests

EUIPO warns against scam payment requests

Read more | EUIPO warns against scam payment requests
Welcome to the team, Robrecht!

Welcome to the team, Robrecht!

Read more | Welcome to the team, Robrecht!
De Clercq & Partners operational during COVID-19 crisis
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De Clercq & Partners operational during COVID-19 crisis

Read more | De Clercq & Partners operational during COVID-19 crisis
WTR 1000 applauds our trademark team!
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WTR 1000 applauds our trademark team!

Read more | WTR 1000 applauds our trademark team!
Changes after Brexit

Changes after Brexit

Read more | Changes after Brexit
WE ARE HIRING
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WE ARE HIRING

Read more | WE ARE HIRING
Ann & Liesbet elected as IAM Global Leaders 2020
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Ann & Liesbet elected as IAM Global Leaders 2020

Read more | Ann & Liesbet elected as IAM Global Leaders 2020
Congratulations to our firm's Rising Stars!
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Congratulations to our firm's Rising Stars!

Read more | Congratulations to our firm's Rising Stars!
Looking back on another successful IP seminar!
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Looking back on another successful IP seminar!

Read more | Looking back on another successful IP seminar!
De Clercq & Partners is expanding!
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De Clercq & Partners is expanding!

Read more | De Clercq & Partners is expanding!
20 years of De Clercq & Partners
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20 years of De Clercq & Partners

Read more | 20 years of De Clercq & Partners
New SPC Manufacturing waiver: more power to the generics

New SPC Manufacturing waiver: more power to the generics

Read more | New SPC Manufacturing waiver: more power to the generics
More awards coming our way!

More awards coming our way!

Read more | More awards coming our way!
Congratulations to our new European Patent Attorneys!
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Congratulations to our new European Patent Attorneys!

Read more | Congratulations to our new European Patent Attorneys!
Ann De Clercq wins 2019 European Women in Business Law Award / Best in Patent!

Ann De Clercq wins 2019 European Women in Business Law Award / Best in Patent!

Read more | Ann De Clercq wins 2019 European Women in Business Law Award / Best in Patent!
De Clercq & Partners highly recommended by IAM Patent 1000 Guide 2019!
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De Clercq & Partners highly recommended by IAM Patent 1000 Guide 2019!

Read more | De Clercq & Partners highly recommended by IAM Patent 1000 Guide 2019!
A warm welcome to our newest Patent Attorney, Gilbert Voortmans!

A warm welcome to our newest Patent Attorney, Gilbert Voortmans!

Read more | A warm welcome to our newest Patent Attorney, Gilbert Voortmans!
Job opportunity
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Job opportunity

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IP NEWSLETTER / summer 2019 edition
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IP NEWSLETTER / summer 2019 edition

Read more | IP NEWSLETTER / summer 2019 edition
Ann De Clercq featured in MIP's Top 250 Women in IP 2019
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Ann De Clercq featured in MIP's Top 250 Women in IP 2019

Read more | Ann De Clercq featured in MIP's Top 250 Women in IP 2019
Patentability of plants and animals: T1063/18 and G3/19 – the never ending story

Patentability of plants and animals: T1063/18 and G3/19 – the never ending story

Read more | Patentability of plants and animals: T1063/18 and G3/19 – the never ending story
Brexit: Confusion everywhere, but we’re sure about your IP!
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Brexit: Confusion everywhere, but we’re sure about your IP!

Read more | Brexit: Confusion everywhere, but we’re sure about your IP!
Save the date!
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Save the date!

Read more | Save the date!
G1/19 referral: Assessing inventive step for simulation inventions

G1/19 referral: Assessing inventive step for simulation inventions

Read more | G1/19 referral: Assessing inventive step for simulation inventions
No. 1 Belgian Patent Prosecution Firm 2019
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No. 1 Belgian Patent Prosecution Firm 2019

Read more | No. 1 Belgian Patent Prosecution Firm 2019
De Clercq & Partners crowned Best IP Advisor in the Benelux!
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De Clercq & Partners crowned Best IP Advisor in the Benelux!

Read more | De Clercq & Partners crowned Best IP Advisor in the Benelux!
Welcome to the team, Giel!

Welcome to the team, Giel!

Read more | Welcome to the team, Giel!
Changes in TM country

Changes in TM country

Read more | Changes in TM country
De Clercq & Partners IP Seminar - Program change

De Clercq & Partners IP Seminar - Program change

Read more | De Clercq & Partners IP Seminar - Program change
De Clercq & Partners granted label "Expert en Propriété intellectuelle" by Walloon Region
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De Clercq & Partners granted label "Expert en Propriété intellectuelle" by Walloon Region

Read more | De Clercq & Partners granted label "Expert en Propriété intellectuelle" by Walloon Region
Are you the European Patent Attorney we are looking for?
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Are you the European Patent Attorney we are looking for?

Read more | Are you the European Patent Attorney we are looking for?
De Clercq & Partners ranked in the IAM Patent 1000 2018!

De Clercq & Partners ranked in the IAM Patent 1000 2018!

Read more | De Clercq & Partners ranked in the IAM Patent 1000 2018!
Ann De Clercq in this year's Top 250 Women in IP

Ann De Clercq in this year's Top 250 Women in IP

Read more | Ann De Clercq in this year's Top 250 Women in IP
Happy World Intellectual Property Day!
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Happy World Intellectual Property Day!

Read more | Happy World Intellectual Property Day!
A new Benelux Convention on Intellectual Property (BCIP) as of June 1, 2018

A new Benelux Convention on Intellectual Property (BCIP) as of June 1, 2018

Read more | A new Benelux Convention on Intellectual Property (BCIP) as of June 1, 2018
Timing matters: Belgium clarifies relevant marketing authorization date for calculating an SPC term of protection
  • IP news

Timing matters: Belgium clarifies relevant marketing authorization date for calculating an SPC term of protection

Read more | Timing matters: Belgium clarifies relevant marketing authorization date for calculating an SPC term of protection
MIP Belgian Patent Prosecution Firm of the Year 2018!
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MIP Belgian Patent Prosecution Firm of the Year 2018!

Read more | MIP Belgian Patent Prosecution Firm of the Year 2018!
Shortlisted for this year's MIP Patent Prosecution Firm of the Year award!
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Shortlisted for this year's MIP Patent Prosecution Firm of the Year award!

Read more | Shortlisted for this year's MIP Patent Prosecution Firm of the Year award!
Tom Liessens has qualified as BMM Certified Trademark and Design Attorney

Tom Liessens has qualified as BMM Certified Trademark and Design Attorney

Read more | Tom Liessens has qualified as BMM Certified Trademark and Design Attorney
Congratulations to our brand new attorneys!
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Congratulations to our brand new attorneys!

Read more | Congratulations to our brand new attorneys!
Happy 2018!

Happy 2018!

Read more | Happy 2018!
Your intellectual property after a hard BREXIT?
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Your intellectual property after a hard BREXIT?

Read more | Your intellectual property after a hard BREXIT?
Thank you for joining us!
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Thank you for joining us!

Read more | Thank you for joining us!
Congratulations to our new Partners!
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Congratulations to our new Partners!

Read more | Congratulations to our new Partners!
Annual seminar - Save the date!
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Annual seminar - Save the date!

Read more | Annual seminar - Save the date!
De Clercq & Partners ranked in the IAM Patent 1000 2017!

De Clercq & Partners ranked in the IAM Patent 1000 2017!

Read more | De Clercq & Partners ranked in the IAM Patent 1000 2017!
De Clercq & Partners ranks Tier 1 in 2017 MIP Survey
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De Clercq & Partners ranks Tier 1 in 2017 MIP Survey

Read more | De Clercq & Partners ranks Tier 1 in 2017 MIP Survey
Draft Law regarding new fiscal deduction for innovation income approved by Belgian Council of Ministers

Draft Law regarding new fiscal deduction for innovation income approved by Belgian Council of Ministers

Read more | Draft Law regarding new fiscal deduction for innovation income approved by Belgian Council of Ministers
Happy holidays!

Happy holidays!

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Happy holidays!

Happy holidays!

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Happy holidays!

Happy holidays!

Read more | Happy holidays!
Happy holidays!

Happy holidays!

Read more | Happy holidays!
See you next year!
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See you next year!

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An end to translations for validation of a European patent in Belgium as of January 1, 2017

An end to translations for validation of a European patent in Belgium as of January 1, 2017

Read more | An end to translations for validation of a European patent in Belgium as of January 1, 2017
Please review your EU Trademark Portfolio!

Please review your EU Trademark Portfolio!

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De Clercq & Partners welcomes Caroline Hennin

De Clercq & Partners welcomes Caroline Hennin

Read more | De Clercq & Partners welcomes Caroline Hennin
De Clercq & Partners recommended by the 2016 IAM Patent 1000

De Clercq & Partners recommended by the 2016 IAM Patent 1000

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De Clercq & Partners at Hercules Trophy 2016
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De Clercq & Partners at Hercules Trophy 2016

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Join De Clercq & Partners at BIO US 2016!

Join De Clercq & Partners at BIO US 2016!

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Jeff Gyi and Andrej Michalík in IP Workshop at Knowledge for Growth

Jeff Gyi and Andrej Michalík in IP Workshop at Knowledge for Growth

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Join De Clercq & Partners at INTA 2016
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Join De Clercq & Partners at INTA 2016

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Joost successfully completed the Sahara race!

Joost successfully completed the Sahara race!

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De Clercq & Partners in Patents in Europe 2016/17 (IAM)

De Clercq & Partners in Patents in Europe 2016/17 (IAM)

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De Clercq & Partners Ranked Tier 1 in 2016 MIP IP Stars Survey
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De Clercq & Partners Ranked Tier 1 in 2016 MIP IP Stars Survey

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Renewal tariffs considerably more beneficial as from March 23, 2016

Renewal tariffs considerably more beneficial as from March 23, 2016

Read more | Renewal tariffs considerably more beneficial as from March 23, 2016
Season's Greetings and Happy New Year
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Season's Greetings and Happy New Year

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Reconsider the use of Class Headings in your Trademarks

Reconsider the use of Class Headings in your Trademarks

Read more | Reconsider the use of Class Headings in your Trademarks
Closing of offices due to holiday season

Closing of offices due to holiday season

Read more | Closing of offices due to holiday season
Speeding up patent prosecution

Speeding up patent prosecution

Read more | Speeding up patent prosecution
December 2015 Newsletter released

December 2015 Newsletter released

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Full seminar program announced

Full seminar program announced

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De Clercq & Partners welcomes Jacek Kepa, Sarah Thysen and Tom Liessens

De Clercq & Partners welcomes Jacek Kepa, Sarah Thysen and Tom Liessens

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Team (55)

Ann Viaene

Ann Viaene, PhD

European Patent Attorney
Read more | Ann Viaene
Dirk Wante

Dirk Wante, PhD

European Patent Attorney
Read more | Dirk Wante
Verónica Rojas de la Parra

Verónica Rojas de la Parra, PhD

European Patent Attorney, European Patent Litigator
Read more | Verónica Rojas de la Parra
Jacek Kepa

Jacek Kepa, PhD

European Patent Attorney, European Patent Litigator
Read more | Jacek Kepa
Sarah Thysen

Sarah Thysen, PhD

European Patent Attorney, Belgian Patent Attorney, European Patent Litigator
Read more | Sarah Thysen
Giel Vandemoortele

Giel Vandemoortele, PhD

European Patent Attorney, Belgian Patent Attorney
Read more | Giel Vandemoortele
Katty Josson

Katty Josson, PhD

Patent Adviser
Read more | Katty Josson
Filip Van Lysebetten

Filip Van Lysebetten, PhD

Patent Adviser
Read more | Filip Van Lysebetten
Ann De Clercq

Ann De Clercq, PhD

Partner, European Patent Attorney, Belgian Patent Attorney, European Patent Litigator
Read more | Ann De Clercq
Liesbet Paemen

Liesbet Paemen, PhD

Partner, European Patent Attorney, European Patent Litigator
Read more | Liesbet Paemen
Andrej Michalík

Andrej Michalík, PhD

European Patent Litigator, European Patent Attorney, Partner
Read more | Andrej Michalík
Sakina Bounaga

Sakina Bounaga, PhD

European Patent Litigator, European Patent Attorney, Partner
Read more | Sakina Bounaga
Koen Vanhalst

Koen Vanhalst, PhD

European Patent Litigator, Belgian Patent Attorney, European Patent Attorney, Partner
Read more | Koen Vanhalst
Bart De Wachter

Bart De Wachter, MBA

Financial Adviser, Partner
Read more | Bart De Wachter
Jeffrey (Jeff) Gyi

Jeffrey (Jeff) Gyi, PhD

European Patent Attorney, European Patent Litigator
Read more | Jeffrey (Jeff) Gyi
ir. Kris Pappaert

ir. Kris Pappaert, PhD

European Patent Litigator, European Patent Attorney
Read more | ir. Kris Pappaert
ir. Caroline Hennin

ir. Caroline Hennin, PhD

European Patent Litigator, Belgian Patent Attorney, European Patent Attorney
Read more | ir. Caroline Hennin
ir. David Lesthaeghe

ir. David Lesthaeghe, PhD

European Patent Litigator, Belgian Patent Attorney, European Patent Attorney
Read more | ir. David Lesthaeghe