European Patent Office endorses EU’s stance on conventionally-bred plants

By |maj 26th, 2020|Annie Schreijer-Pierik, conventional breeding, copyright, European Patent, Euroseeds, Garlich von Essen, intellectual property, News|

The longstanding legal saga on patentability for plants obtained by conventional biological processes has been seemingly put to an end after the Enlarged Body of the European Patent Office (EPO) published an opinion upholding the EU's standpoint.