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Map showing the current state of the participation in the Unitary Patent Package* as at the date of publication

Map showing Unitary Patent Package participation

EU Member States participating in the Unitary Patent Package which have ratified the UPC Agreement

  1. Sweden
  2. Denmark
  3. Belgium
  4. France
  5. Austria
  6. Portugal
  7. Luxembourg
  8. Malta
  9. Finland
  10. Bulgaria
  11. Netherlands
  12. Italy

EU Member States participating in the Unitary Patent Package which have not yet ratified the UPC Agreement

  1. United Kingdom
  2. Ireland
  3. Estonia
  4. Latvia
  5. Lithuania
  6. Germany
  7. Czech Republic
  8. Slovakia
  9. Hungary
  10. Romania
  11. Greece
  12. Cyprus
  13. Slovenia

EU Member States not participating in the Unitary Patent Package**

  1. Spain
  2. Croatia
  3. Poland

Other European Patent Convention Countries
(no participation possible).

  1. Iceland
  2. Norway
  3. Switzerland
  4. Turkey
  5. FYR Macedonia
  6. Albania
  7. Liechtenstein
  8. Monaco
  9. Serbia
  10. San Marino

* Unitary Patent Package = participating in the Unitary Patent Regulation and signing the UPC Agreement
** i.e. by not participating in the Unitary Patent Regulation, not signing the UPC Agreeement or both

 
 

 




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