Brexit happened – what will occur to your EU IP rights?
Title of the contribution: Brexit happened – what will occur to your EU IP rights?
Jurisdiction: Sweden / European Union
Authors : Helena Nilsson, Lovisa Dahl Nelson and Anna Hildingsson
Law firm: Setterwalls
After years of delay, Brexit came into effect and the UK left the EU on 31 January 2020. Brexit will have wide-ranging implications for business, and highly regulated industries such as the life sciences industry will need to anticipate and mitigate a variety of changes. This article highlights some of the critical changes regarding IP rights and provides some guidance for future planning.