The New EC Technology Transfer Agreements Block Exemption Regulation

By Richard Eccles


The European Commission published in March 2014 the new version of its Technology Transfer Agreements block exemption, Regulation 316/2014. This replaced the previous version of the block exemption, Regulation 772/2004, as from 1 May 2014, following the expiry of the old Regulation on 30 April 2014. 

This article summarises the most important features of the new Regulation, with a particular focus on the changes made from the previous Regulation.

Read the full article here (PDF) >

This article appeared in the 2015 edition of The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Patents; published by Global Legal Group Ltd, London.” (