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Public Consultation on the Rules on Court fees and recoverable costs pub-lished, 8 May 2015

08/12/2015

I. Fixed Fees

Actions

Fixed fee

Infringement action

11.000 €

Counterclaim for infringement

11.000 €

Action for declaration of non-infringement

11.000 €

Action for compensation for license of right

11.000 €

Application to determine damages

3.000 €

Appeal pursuant to Rule 220.1 (a) and (b)

16.000 €

Other counterclaims pursuant to Arti-cle 32 (1) (a) UPCA

11.000 €

II. Value-based fees

Value of action

additional value-based fee

Up to and including 500.000 €

0 €

Up to and including 1.000.000 €

5.000 €

Up to and including 4.000.000 €

25.000 €

III. Other procedures and actions

Procedures/actions

additional value-based fee

Up to and including 500.000 €

0 €

Up to and including 1.000.000 €

5.000 €

Up to and including 4.000.000 €

25.000 €

IV. Scale of ceilings for recoverable costs

Value of action

Ceiling for recoverable costs of representation per instance and party

Up to and including 500.000 €

Up to 75.000 €

Up to and including 1.000.000 €

Up to 150.000 €

Up to and including 4.000.000 €

Up to 400.000 €

For further information please refer to the consultation document on the web-site of the Unified Patent Court.