EurActiv: Ministers give green light to Small Business Act
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Date: 03 Dec 2008 14:19
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No agreement on Community Patent - The French Presidency had also hoped to reach agreement on the Community Patent. The proposal would allow individuals and companies to obtain a single patent throughout the EU and is another key demand by small businesses, but in the end member states did not find a common position on how it should be set up. "Technically we are very close to an agreement," but the "political obstacles" proved to be too high, Novelli said.
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