Skip to main content
Unified Patent Court
A single patent court for Member States of the European Union
Language of Proceedings
Patent Mediation and Arbitration Centre
For IT developers
UPC Member States
Decisions and Orders
Upcoming (online) hearing at the Court of Appeal, Luxembourg
Transmission of online hearing at the UPC Court of Appeal, Luxembourg
Upcoming announcement hearing at the Local Division Munich
Upcoming announcement hearing at the UPC Local Division Munich
Upcoming hearing at the Local Division Helsinki
Upcoming hearing at the UPC Local Division Helsinki
Upcoming hearing at the Local Division Vienna
Upcoming hearing at the UPC Local Division Vienna
Upcoming hearings at the Local Division Munich
Upcoming hearings of the UPC Local Division Munich and instructions for the press on seat reservation
The Unified Patent Court appoints 21 technically qualified judges
Following the decision of the Administrative Committee dated 2 June 2023, 21 new technically qualified judges have been appointed to the UPC.
Communication - oath taking of 21 technically qualified judges of the Unified Patent Court
Following the decision of the Administrative Committee dated 2 June 2023, 21 new technically qualified judges have been appointed at the UPC. Before taking up their duties, they shall take an oath in open court.
Communication on the 7th UPC Administrative Committee meeting on 26 June 2023
Contracting Member States of the Unified Patent Court have met in a meeting of the Administrative Committee on 26 June. The meeting was held in video-conference format.
Update on judicial appointments
Following the communication dating 19 October 2022 on judicial appointments, the changes below are to be signaled as regards to the list of appointed judges of the Unified Patent Court :
Public APIs reactivation
Please note that all public APIs will be reactivated as of Tuesday 13/06/2023 at 9:30 am.