There is no need to reiterate why modernizing the digital infrastructure of law firms is essential. However, have we considered the official side, such as Patent Offices like EPO and GPTO? The ability to conduct oral proceedings with different parties from various parts of the world has proven to be valuable and necessary. What more can we expect from patent offices with their modernization efforts? Let us take a closer look at the EPO Strategic Plan for 2023.

As part of its second goal, the EPO aims to work towards digital transformation by implementing tools that will enhance engagement and streamline processes, both from staff and user perspectives. For more information, please refer to: