05.21.21

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Rational Patent Office Gone Irrational

Posted in Europe, Patents at 1:47 am by Dr. Roy Schestowitz

R 19/12, collusion, EPC
A lot can happen in half a century…

Summary: How the EPO turned or morphed from patent office into ‘printing press’ for grifting politicians like Benoît Battistelli and António Campinos

TREATIES were signed

No judges maligned
Be gentle and kind
Keep that spirit in mind

“Rationale sedated”Union had been formed
While staff performed
Management informed
Accordingly deformed

Independent judges; Kangaroo courtsBut patents conflated
“Facts-based” berated
Maximalists elated
“Innovation” overrated

For litigation they waited
Rationale sedated
“MOAR patents!” they stated
Because invalidations they hated

In comes the crook
The opportunity he took
Many hands he shook
Embarking on a rook

The judges on notice
Bossed by a novice

WTH?

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