Brexit and IP

If we leave, it would have no effect at all on UK national registered rights. If Brexit ( btw Brexit is an abbreviation of “British exit” that mirrors the term Grexit….for Greece) happens then I have no idea how this would affect IP rights in the EU!

I would argue that it ought not make much difference for example Switzerland is not an EU member but it is a party to the EPC so why not grant the UK similar status and allow it to continue as a ‘member’ of sorts of some treaty.


 The UK govermemt’s argument is here

Brexit here



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