Managing IP: Unified Patent Court bifurcations - Rules that reflect different traditions

Intellectual Property Update


Some businesses and practitioners outside Germany have expressed concerns about the possibility of bifurcation of infringement and validity in patent litigation before the proposed Unified Patent Court (UPC).

Partner Adam Cooke considers how bifurcation may work in practice in the UPC. 

This article was initially published in Managing Intellectual Property and is reproduced with permission from the publisher.