The UPC Agreement will enter into force as of 1 June 2023. An opt-out from the jurisdiction of the Court as laid down in Art. 83(3) UPC Agreement can be filed from 1 March 2023.
This is the Case Management System of the Unified Patent Court.
The CMS is the IT system to file actions, applications and any other submissions before the Unified Patent Court.
The Court will have exclusive jurisdiction on actions concerning European patents with unitary effect by virtue of Regulation (EU) No 1257/2012 (Unitary Patents), European patents without such an effect (“classical” European patents) and that were not opted out as to Art. 83(3) UPC Agreement, Supplementary protection certificates granted under Regulation (EC) No 469/2009 or Regulation (EC) No 1610/96 and published European patent applications, as laid down in Art. 32 UPC Agreement.
Business enquiries relating to the Unified Patent Court can be addressed using the contact form provided on the Court's site: https://www.unified-patent-court.org/contact.
Dear CMS users,
please be advised that In order to provide the best services, a daily maintenance is scheduled on the CMS from 8:00pm to 10:00pm CET.
Even though we might not do maintenance every day, users should expect the service to be unavailable at that time.
We apologize for any inconvenience that may be caused by this interruption of service.
Thank you for your understanding