As the patent office for Europe, we support innovation, competitiveness and economic growth across Europe through our commitment to high quality and efficient services delivered under the European Patent Convention.
Monitoring of global financial markets and Reporting of regulatory changes that impact the RFPSS (Reserve Fund for Pensions and Social Security (RFPSS) at the European Patent Office (EPO)) operations in those markets
The supply of Vasco hardware, software, licenses and maintenance to support remote access authentication. The supply of installation, configuration and migration assistance to move the EPO to the supplied system
Although part of the EPO, the boards of appeal are independent from the Office in their decisions and are bound only by the European Patent Convention. The boards deal with appeals relating to the granting of and opposition to European patents.