Patent Law Treaty, Promises Not Delivered

Intellectual Property Expert Group reports that On 19 December 2011, Cees Mulder will defend at Maastricht University a PhD thesis entitled: “On the Alignment of the European Patent Convention and the Patent Cooperation Treaty with Requirements of the Patent Law Treaty”.  The Patent Law Treaty (PLT) was drafted with the aim to “streamline and harmonize” formal requirements set by national or [...]