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Updates to the Guidelines for Examination in the EPO – 2024

Up, down, discounted? EPO fees are changing

The EPO fee changes effective 1 April 2024 (announced here) appear to be more than the usual inflationary increase of official fees.  Rather, there appears to be a restructuring which, according to the EPO, will “include reductions for small companies and even the...