E.U. Fails To Agree on Community Patents as Translation Requirements Cause Rift
The Competitiveness Council was expected to finally reach a political agreement on the hot-button issue at its meeting in Brussels on 26-27 November, after decades of legislative wrangling.
But in a terse note, the Competitiveness Council admitted its members had been able to reach a compromise on the contentious issue of translations of patent filings.
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