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Patents
5.
Patent enforceability
5.1
What makes a patent unenforceable?
Poland

Answer ... Invalidity makes a patent unenforceable. If a patent is valid, it is enforceable.

For more information about this answer please contact: Marta Kawczynska from Polservice
5.2
What are the inequitable conduct standards?
Poland

Answer ... Neither the Act on Industrial Property nor the European Patent Convention (EPC) sets out specific inequitable conduct requirements.

For more information about this answer please contact: Marta Kawczynska from Polservice
5.3
What duty of candour is required of the patent office?
Poland

Answer ... Neither the Act on Industrial Property nor the EPC requires a specific duty of candour.

For more information about this answer please contact: Marta Kawczynska from Polservice