Invitation to morning seminar with EPO Food and Nutrition Examiners

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Three examiners from the European Patent Office (EPO) and their Director Vagn Nissen, will visit Plougmann Vingtoft and give a presentation of various topics relating to EPO’s practice within the food and nutrition field.

They will provide us with the latest insights with respect to:

  • Art. 123(2) EPC (combination of ranges e.g. concentrations of different ingredients A, B, C and D and basis therefore)
  • Art. 56 and 83 EPC (evidence necessary to cover broad claims, data needed for sufficient disclosure, second medical use claims)
  • Changes to the 2017 Guidelines for Examination

The meeting will take place on Wednesday 5 September, 9:30-11.30 A.M. at Plougmann Vingtoft’s premisses:

‘Business Centre’, Mikado House
Rued Langgaards Vej 8
2300 Copenhagen S


Please feel free to share the invitation to any of your colleagues, and please let us know by email no later than 29 August, if you are interested in participating.

NOTE: The event is reserved for our clients, customers and business partners only.


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