European Legal Resources

Developed by the European Commission’s Directorate General for Enterprise and Industry, this website provides information on all EU policies, actions and initiatives that promote economic growth and development.
This is an EPO filed patent search engine
The European publication server is the official place to obtain copies of European patent documents. Other pages listed in this section deal with some special cases of European patent publications.
The European Patent Office provides a uniform application procedure for individual inventors and companies seeking patent protection in up to 38 European countries. It is the executive arm of the European Patent Organization and is supervised by the Administrative Council.