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23/02/2018

February 2018 press articles

This document provides a non-exhaustive list of some articles, blog posts or videos published in February 2018 (sorted in reverse chronological order, not necessarily by relevance). Latest additions are highlighted in yellow:

21/02/2018

[Cohausz-Florack.de] Interview: „Der moderne Rechtsstaat wird zur Farce“ and Press Article: "EPÜ, EPG und das Grundgesetz"

An article and a lecture by Prof. Dr. Siegfried Broß, former judge at the German Federal Constitutional Court of Karlsruhe.

Both documents incidentally also deal with the employment situation of staff members of international organisations.
 

Interview German „Der moderne Rechtsstaat wird zur Farce"
Interview English “The modern constitutional state becomes a farce"
   
Press article German    "EPÜ, EPG und das Grundgesetz"
Press article English            "European Patent Convention, Unified Patent Court and the German Basic Law"
Press article French translation (version .pdf) La Convention sur le brevet européen (CBE), la juridiction unifiée du brevet et la loi fondamentale (Grundgesetz) allemande
 
 

09/02/2018

January 2018 press articles

This document provides a non-exhaustive list of some articles, blog posts or videos published in December 2017 (sorted in reverse chronological order, not necessarily by relevance). Latest additions are highlighted in yellow:

25/01/2018

[Council of Europe] Final report on: Jurisdictional immunity of international organisations and rights of their staff

English version
Final report on : Jurisdictional immunity of international organisations and rights of their staff
Read in particular page 3 bullets 4 to 9 (and ff)
 
Version française

Conseil de l'Europe - Rapport final: Immunité de juridiction des organisations internationales et droits des personnels
Lire en particulier page 3 paragraphes 4 à 9 (et suivants)

For more information, view the video of the debate at the Council of Europe here.

08/01/2018

December 2017 press articles

This document provides a non-exhaustive list of some articles, blog posts or videos published in December 2017 (sorted in reverse chronological order, not necessarily by relevance). Latest additions are highlighted in yellow:

19/12/2017

[CERN] Letter of support sent on 13 December 2017 to SUEPO Munich

Letter of support sent on 13 December 2017 by Mr. Ghislain Roy, President of CERN Staff Association and by Mr. Joël Lahaye, External Relations to the Staff Union of the European Patent Office in


 

11/12/2017

[SUEPO] Analysis of the EPO cases issued during ILO-AT extraordinary session of December 6th 2017

For more information, read here.
More information for public readers, click here.

06/12/2017

SUEPO Central on the Extraordinary Session of the ILO Today

Dear colleagues,
 
In an exceptional session today the Tribunal delivered Judgments 3958 and 3960 in which it ordered the immediate reinstatement of the suspended Board of Appeal member to his former post.
 
It further ordered the EPO to allow him access to the premises, return any EPO property it had requested him to hand over and immediately unblock his EPO User ID. 
 
The Tribunal further ordered the EPO to pay a sum in costs as well as compensation for moral injury.
 
SUEPO central