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*<span style="background-color: #eebbcc;">[http://techrights.org/2015/10/27/epo-and-new-interests/ European Patent Organisation: Hallmark of a Corrupted (by Corporations) Entity]</span>
*<span style="background-color: #eeffaa;">[http://techrights.org/2015/10/26/despair-sets-on-epo/ The Deteriorating Working Conditions at the EPO Show Reluctance to Make Talented Staff (or Ill Staff) Happy]</span>
*<span style="background-color: #eeffaa;">[http://techrights.org/2015/10/26/despair-sets-on-epo/ The Deteriorating Working Conditions at the EPO Show Reluctance to Make Talented Staff (or Ill Staff) Happy]</span>
*<span style="background-color: #bbbbcc;">[http://techrights.org/2015/10/25/epo-patents-on-life/ EPO Slammed for Granting Patents on Life]</span>
*<span style="background-color: #bbbbcc;">[http://techrights.org/2015/10/25/epo-patents-on-life/ EPO Slammed for Granting Patents on Life]</span>

Revision as of 10:26, 27 October 2015

The European Patent Office (EPO) has been granting software patents in Europe despite the law explicitly forbidding it. The profit motive ultimately compromised quality. There are even more mischievous practices going on, especially after the EPO's former head, Alison Brimelow, got replaced by a megalomaniac called Benoît Battistelli, who drove away anything or anyone who threatens his undemocratic ambition of total power. Techrights wrote about the EPO in the following posts, organised chronologically, with addition of the following colour coding:

  • Software (abstract) patents
  • Patents on life
  • Patent maximalism/UPC
  • Institutional abuse
  • Censorship/Gagging
  • Conflict of interest/Nepotism
  • Alleged bribery
  • Favouritism/Nepotism
  • DDOS
  • Staff suicides
  • Crushing protests
  • Union-busting
  • Illegal surveillance
  • Ignoring court orders
  • Legal bullying
  • Crushing oversight or other branches
  • Propaganda/Misinformation
  • Budgetary issues
  • Character assassination/Defamation
  • Abolishing workers' rights


Contents

2015

October

September

August

July

June

May

April

March

February

January

2014

Special report on EPO

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

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