Patent examiners work at the forefront of technology, dealing on a daily basis with the latest and most challenging technical innovations.
Read our open invitations to tender, see our conditions or access our e-tendering system.
Provision of Commercial Office Real Estate Services for support in rental of office space in Munich, Germany.
The latest facts, figures and highlights from the EPO together with an archive of past reports.
The Boards of Appeal, though integrated in the organisational structure of the EPO, are independent of 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.