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HOT TOPIC – BPTO and EPO sign agreement to broaden cooperation between both Patent Offices

On July 17, 2019, the Brazilian Patent and Trademark Office (BPTO) and the European Patent Office (EPO) signed a joint declaration aiming at strengthening the search and examination capacity of patent applications at the BPTO.

The presidents of both PTOs emphasized the relevance of expanding this cooperation, benefiting the business of both regions and contributing to the BPTO’s modernization.

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