Calendar of Events

All Events

epi Information

The latest edition is ready for download


Current and archived documents: Now quickly and easily in the download section.


epi Tutorial - NOW MORE FLEXIBLE

Get your individual feedback on Pre-examination and papers A/B/C/D whenever you need it during your preparation for the EQE.

For further information please visit our Education and Training section.


The Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office („epi“) came into existence pursuant to the European Patent Convention (EPC).


image description
  • Unreliable agents

    August 24, 2015

    Please note that the epi has been made aware that some of our patent attorney firms in Europe have been entrusted with work by one or more unreliable agents from outside Europe. Apparently, the firm was entrusted with a series of...[more]

  • The following user consultations regarding the Reform of the Boards of Appeal were sent by an official letter from the President of the epi, Mr. Tony Tangena, to the President of the European Patent Institut, Mr. Benoît...[more]