Darts-IP released new landmark report on PAE activity in Europe (2007-17) providing evidence of targeted abuse of Europe’s patent legal system.
Industry calls for EU guidelines on the application of proportionality to patents to avoid abusive litigationPress Release
On the first anniversary of the release of the EU IP Package, 34 companies and associations from various sectors called on the European Commission to support the application of the proportionality principle to patent enforcement through a new set of guidelines.
Innovation is key to Europe’s prosperity
People benefit from innovation, enjoying new products and services
Innovations are at risk from low quality patents and abusive patent lawsuits
Innovators must be protected to improve our quality of life
Innovators want justice. Europe needs:
A robust legal system that protects innovators against abuse
A balanced legal system that works in the public interest
A flexible legal system that rewards innovators and provides appropriate protection