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Updated by Gérald Sédrati-Dinet over 12 years ago
These failures have highlighted that the issue is actually systemic. The EPO is functioning inside some kind of bubble for the sole interest of a “patent microcosm”, including patent lawyers and patent departements of some — mainly non-EU – big firms. And as usual with bubbles, the EPO is geared toward an unlimited expansion of its bubble. The more patent it grants, the more wealthy is the EPO.