The right to a European patent shall belong to the inventor or his successor in title. If the inventor is an employee, the right to a European patent shall be determined in accordance with the law of the State in which the employee is mainly employed; if the State in which the employee is mainly employed cannot be determined, the law to be applied shall be that of the State in which the employer has the place of business to which the employee is attached.
Date retrieved: 17 May 2021
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EPC Implementing Rules
EPO Guidelines - A Formalities Examination
EPO Guidelines - E General Procedural Matters
EPO Guidelines - F The European Patent Application
Offical Journal of the EPO
XOJ EPO 2020, A104 - Interlocutory Decision of Technical Board of Appeal 3.3.01 dated 7 February 2019 - T 318/14
Case Law Book: II Conditions to be met by an Application
XCLR II F 3.5.6 Pendency in case of deemed withdrawal of earlier application and request for re-establishment