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While Hoffmann Eitle sits in top place, overall UK outfits are beginning to supplant those from Germany. Diego Alonso-Martinez and Wannes Weymiens of NLO take a detailed look at which private practice firms are retained as representatives by patentees and opponents at EPO oppositions proceedings.
Would you like to learn more about EPO Oppositions between 2017 and 2019? Diego and Wannes analyse the big data behind opposition procedures before the EPO in the period from 2017 to 2019 in their "Trilogy on Oppositions".