Intellectual Property and the Judiciary
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Intellectual Property and the Judiciary

Edited by Christophe Geiger, Craig A. Nard and Xavier Seuba

Intellectual Property and the Judiciary explores the role of the judiciary in the elaboration and interpretation of intellectual property law, exploring how IP doctrine and policy are developed and the manner in which judges construct and apply norms in different court systems. The authors engage in a comparative exploration of various national, European and international judiciaries and appraise the competing and complementary roles of governing bodies. The book offers an examination of both common law and civil law traditions in the context of judicial treatment of intellectual property.
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Chapter 8: The Patent Mediation and Arbitration Centre: a centre of opportunities

Sam Granata

Abstract

Article 35 of the Unified Patent Court Agreement (UPCA) establishes a ‘Patent Mediation and Arbitration Centre’ which will provide facilities for mediation and arbitration of patent disputes falling within the scope of the UPCA. It will also establish the rules on mediation and arbitration and will draw up a list of mediators and arbitrators to assist parties in the settlement of their disputes. In this chapter, an overview is provided (i) explaining the unique position the UPC has created in the dispute resolution market (one-stop shop dispute resolution system) and (ii) examining the Operational Rules.

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