Unitarian Patent Seminar
The new unitary patent and the unified patent court
After decades of negotiations and failed projects in search of a Community Patent,
expected to take effect in the coming months, the ratification of the
Unitary Patent as well as its corresponding Unified Patent Court.
This new figure is the latest response to the demands of a common or
coordinated over an area that encompasses countries, languages and laws as diverse as the
What is this new figure and how is it articulated?
Is this the definitive figure the European Union expects? Is that the one waiting for Spain?
Will it be a response to the demands raised at community level or will it create new dysfunctionalities?
Should Spanish institutions and companies change their patent strategy in Europe?
At this seminar we hope to give a quick answer to these questions by
practical analysis of the new figure of the United Patent and the Unified Court of
9:30 Presentation Day
Mr Julián Cabrera
Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Research at the Polytechnic University of Madrid
Director of the University-Company UpM-Clarke, Modet & Co. Chair
9:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Filing of the European Patent with UnitAry Effect
Ms. Carmen Sanchez-Puelles
Clarke Modet & Co’s Patent Department Manager
10:00 to 10:30 United Patent Court Filing
D José Miguel Lissen Arbeloa
Partner of Gómez Acebo & Pombo Abogados, S.L.P.
Secretary of LES Spain and Portugal
10:30 a.m. to 11:20 p.m. Roundtable and colloquium (more conflicting issues of the new system) with the intervention of all the speakers, together with Mr. Roberto Prieto, Vice-Chancellor of Research at the Polytechnic University of Madrid and moderated by Mr Benjamin
PLACE: Paraninfo of the Polytechnic University of Madrid
REGISTRATION: Attendance at this session is free and registrations will be accepted until capacity is completed.