Patents tracker [Archived]
Patents tracker [Archived]

The following IP guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Patents tracker [Archived]
  • Brexit and intellectual property rights
  • Legislation
  • Judgments
  • Consultations
  • Closed consultations

ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is no longer maintained. It contains closed legislative proposals, published judgments and closed consultations that are no longer featured in the current Patents tracker because they are not from the current year.

Jump to: Brexit and intellectual property rights; Legislation; Judgments; Consultations.

To track the progress of current legislative proposals, relevant judgments and consultations related to patents, see Practice Note: Patents tracker.

Brexit and intellectual property rights

The likely impact of Brexit on intellectual property (IP) rights is explored in detail in the Practice Note: Brexit—IP rights.

For details of developments in the negotiations between the UK and the EU in relation to the treatment of IP rights following Brexit, and the legislative changes that will be required in order to implement the changes, see Practice Note: Intellectual property—Brexit tracker.

For further practical guidance on the legal and practical implications of Brexit across a range of practice areas, see: Brexit toolkit.

Legislation

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Review of the enforcement framework including the Enforcement Directive (Directive 2004/48/EC) Spring 2019: The Commission is to prepare a roadmap on the implementation of