Actions against patents on barley and beer

On October 2nd and 8th, 2018, oppositions against the patents EP2384110EP2373154 and EP2575433 filed by Carlsberg/Heineken have been negotiated at the European Patent Office (EPO) in Munich. Each of the three patents covers the plants, the harvest, the process for brewing, malt and wort and all drinks produced by this method.

On this occasion, flags have been distributed to the visitors of the Oktoberfest on October 2nd, at Hackerbrücke in Munich and on October 8th, 2018, flags and flyers have been distributed in front of the EPO at Bob van Benthem-Platz 1. 

Further information concerning the patents on barley and beer

Photos: (c) Falk Heller / argum

Action by „No Patents on Seeds“ on October 2nd, 2018 at Hackerbrücke, Munich
Action by „No Patents on Seeds“ on October 2nd, 2018 at Hackerbrücke, Munich
Action by „No Patents on Seeds“ on October 2nd, 2018 at Hackerbrücke, Munich
Action by „No Patents on Seeds“ on October 8th, 2018, in front of EPO, Munich
Action by „No Patents on Seeds“ on October 8th, 2018, in front of EPO, Munich
Action by „No Patents on Seeds“ on October 8th, 2018, in front of EPO, Munich
Action by „No Patents on Seeds“ on October 2nd, 2018 at Hackerbrücke, Munich, photo: Falk Heller