The Annotated European Patent Convention

The Annotated European Patent Convention, which offers article-by-article commentary on the European Patent Convention, is now available in print through Wolters Kluwer. With Wolters Kluwer’s recent acquisition of H. Tel, a patent law publisher, the Annotated EPC—and the Overview of the Appeal Proceedings According to the EPC, which provides unique insight into the Boards of Appeal procedures of the European Patent Office—are now part of Wolters Kluwer’s portfolio. 

Moreover, the Annotated EPC is available digitally through Kluwer IP Law (, the master online resource for IP rights and registration.

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