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Multiple vendor framework for Financial Management Consultancy Services
The provision of Wide Area Network services between EPO-offices (locations in multiple countries) and Luxembourg.
Provision of consultancy services to support the EPO Project Team in the preparation of a new technical maintenance tender
Disaster recovery services for the European Patent Office, Munich
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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.